Contact the VPD

Call (604) 717-3321

(604) 717-3321 should be used for all non-emergency police situations, where an immediate response or dispatch of the police IS NOT required. See examples of when to call 911 or the non-emergency number.

Vancouver Police Department - General Enquiries

Phone: 3-1-1
Outside Vancouver or are unable to reach 3-1-1, phone: (604) 873-7000
TTY service: 7-1-1
Contact the City of Vancouver to learn more


Police Record Checks are done by appointment only and only at our 2120 Cambie Street location. Appointments can be booked for seven days a week, including statutory holidays, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Fingerprint Service is done by appointment only at 3585 Graveley Street location. Appointments can be booked for Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and are closed on statutory holidays.

The Property Office is at 2010 Glen Drive.

If you have received a 12- or 24-hour driver's licence suspension, please pick up your licence at the 2120 Cambie St. front counter within 10 days. After 10 days, your licence will be sent to the Office of the Superintendent of Motor Vehicles in Victoria (1-855-387-7747).

Both of the locations below operate Public Service Counters.

VPD Mailing Address

3585 Graveley St.
Vancouver, B.C.
Canada V5K 5J5

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday

VPD Headquarters

2120 Cambie St.
Vancouver, B.C.
Canada V5Z 4N6

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily

3585 Graveley St. Vancouver, B.C.
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2120 Cambie St. Vancouver, B.C.
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See Community Policing Centres for CPC addresses.


Trying to reach someone in Vancouver Police custody? We do not have a public number for our Jail. People in custody can make a phone call.

The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act prevents us from releasing the names of people in jail unless they are formally charged with a crime.

Unit & Service Telephone Numbers

Block Watch

Commercial Vehicle Complaints (604) 717-3068 or (604) 717-2997

Coroner's Liaison Team (604) 717-2533

Crime Stoppers / Tips Line 1-800-222-8477 or www.solvecrime.ca

Diversity & Indigenous Relations Section (604) 717-2763

Domestic Violence & Criminal Harassment Unit (604) 717-2653

High Risk Offenders Unit (604) 717-3099

Hit & Run Reports (604) 520-8222

Hit & Run Team (inquiries) (604) 717-2989

Homicide Unit (604) 717-2500

Impounded Vehicles (604) 717-3198

Marine Unit (604) 717-3744

Media Liaison Officers

Patrol Divisions

Police Museum, Vancouver (604) 665-3346

Professional Standards (604) 717-2670

Property Office – Lost and Found (604) 717-2726

Recruiting (604) 717-2706 or (604) 717-2709

Police Record Checks and Fingerprint Services (604) 717-3043 Location and hours of operation

Robbery Assault / Arson Unit
(bank/jewellery store robberies, violent assaults, home invasions and arson)
(604) 717-2541

School Liaison Unit (604) 717-2832

Sex Crimes Unit Reports - 9-1-1 | Inquries - (604) 717-2634

Stolen Auto Reports 9-1-1

Stolen Auto Inquiries (604) 717-3057

Taxi Team (604) 717-2746

Victim Services Unit (604) 717-2737

Call 911

All emergencies requiring an immediate response should be phoned in to 911.

See Emergency? Call 911 for more information.

Deaf, Hard of Hearing or Speech Impaired?

Find out how to register and use Text with 9-1-1.

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Trying to Reach a Vancouver Police Officer?

If you know the name and/or badge number of the police officer you're trying to reach, call 604-873-7000 or if you are within the city of Vancouver, you can dial 3-1-1.

Want to Make a Comment About the VPD or a VPD Officer?

If you would like to make a comment by email, you can send your message to vpd@vpd.ca. Please note that this email address is not monitored 24 hours a day and we are unable to take crime reports by email.

Social Media Channels

Vancouver Police are active in social media and we'd love to hear from you.

Visit our social media channels page and find out how to reach us.


If you can see the graffiti happening now, call 9-1-1 - it is a crime in progress.

If you observe graffiti on your property, call our non-emergency number at (604) 717-3321, or report it online.

If you find graffiti elsewhere, use Vanconnect, the City's mobile app, to report or call 3-1-1 (outside Vancouver, call 604-873-7000).

If you have questions about graffiti or would like to submit photos, please email them to ops.support@vpd.ca.

For more information on managing graffiti, visit this City of Vancouver webpage.

Do You Want to Drop Off Found Property?

Found property can be dropped off at the VPD Property Office at 2010 Glen Drive. It's open Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. (closed statutory holidays).

Other City Issues – Who to Call

Problems involving graffiti, garbage, unsafe street conditions and municipal code violations should be reported to the City of Vancouver.


Looking for information on the BC Criminal and Family Justice system? Visit the JusticeBC website.

Website Comments or Questions

Questions or comments about the VPD website can be directed to vpd@vpd.ca.