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Man charged with attempted murder after attack on Kelowna Mountie

Suspect committed under Mental Health Act

(Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)
Anyone with information is asked to call Nanaimo RCMP at 250-754-2345 or contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477 or submitting a tip online at www.nanaimocrimestoppers.com.

‘She’s a rock star’: RCMP make arrest day after woman fights off abductor near B.C. park

Man charged with assault with a weapon and attempted kidnapping

Anyone with information is asked to call Nanaimo RCMP at 250-754-2345 or contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477 or submitting a tip online at www.nanaimocrimestoppers.com.
A Kelowna RCMP officer is recovering from a stab wound suffered in the line of duty Sunday morning, March 27. A suspect is in custody. (Black Press - file photo)

Kelowna RCMP officer suffers stab wound

Officer was responding to call in downtown core Sunday morning, March 27; suspect, officer in KGH

A Kelowna RCMP officer is recovering from a stab wound suffered in the line of duty Sunday morning, March 27. A suspect is in custody. (Black Press - file photo)
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Amanpreet Bal, 29, was the victim of a targeted shooting on Trumpeter Court in March 2020

No updates, suspects 2 years after Upper Mission murder

Amanpreet Bal was shot while sitting in his vehicle on March 24, 2020

Amanpreet Bal, 29, was the victim of a targeted shooting on Trumpeter Court in March 2020
Bullet holes and burn marks also on the mailboxes in Twin Lakes. (Facebook)
Bullet holes and burn marks also on the mailboxes in Twin Lakes. (Facebook)

Explosives unit called in to South Okanagan mailboxes

The large police presence on Monday was for a suspicious item

Bullet holes and burn marks also on the mailboxes in Twin Lakes. (Facebook)
Bullet holes and burn marks also on the mailboxes in Twin Lakes. (Facebook)
Hwy. 97 in Peachland near where the vehicle allegedly went into Okanagan Lake. (Google Street View)

Reports of vehicle splashing into Okanagan Lake Thursday evening

Unconfirmed incident is said to have occurred in Peachland on Hwy. 97

Hwy. 97 in Peachland near where the vehicle allegedly went into Okanagan Lake. (Google Street View)
Robert Riley Saunders. (File)

Kelowna ex-social worker claims youth he defrauded were not entitled to funds

Saunders is indicted on 13 charges of fraud, theft and breach of trust

Robert Riley Saunders. (File)
Locations where incidents of tampering with lockboxes have occurred. (Kelowna RCMP)

Lock boxes tampered with, keys and fobs stolen says Kelowna RCMP

Sixteen incidents of mischief and theft involving boxes since February

Locations where incidents of tampering with lockboxes have occurred. (Kelowna RCMP)
Cariboo—Prince George MP Todd Doherty in Parliament on Monday, March 21. (CPAC footage)

Cariboo-Prince George MP thanks Vanderhoof RCMP for bravery during live shooting incident

Vanderhoof RCMP “still hurting” after shooter targeted detachment in November

Cariboo—Prince George MP Todd Doherty in Parliament on Monday, March 21. (CPAC footage)
Former social worker Saunders is in court for 13 charges of fraud, theft and breach of trust (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)

Kelowna ex-social worker says his actions were fraudulent

It is unclear if Saunders will be incarcerated in the same facilities as youth formerly in his care

Former social worker Saunders is in court for 13 charges of fraud, theft and breach of trust (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
Black Press Media file.

B.C. seeks to keep nearly $300K in funds related to seized shipment of illicit cannabis

A wayward shipment of cannabis from Nanaimo was intercepted by Abbotsford police

Black Press Media file.
Robert Riley Saunders. (File)

Kelowna ex-social worker lived a ‘lavish life’, youth in care had ‘no proper clothes’: Court

The hearing for disgraced social worker Robert Riley Saunders continued in court

Robert Riley Saunders. (File)
Ryan Saunders has 13 charges against him (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)

‘Self-centred’: Former colleague testifies against disgraced Kelowna social worker

Robert Riley Saunders has allegedly stolen from over 107 youth

Ryan Saunders has 13 charges against him (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
(Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)

Kelowna security guard stabbed, RCMP search for suspect

Victim sustained serious but non-life-threatening injuries

(Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)
Langley RCMP officers handcuffed one man when they searched an SUV and seized a quality of fake gold in Langley City on Wednesday, March 16, in the 20200 block of Fraser Highway. Because the suspect wasn’t caught in the act of selling, he was released without being charged after agreeing to leave the province. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

B.C. police bust alleged fake gold scam

Following search and seizure, suspect agrees to leave province

Langley RCMP officers handcuffed one man when they searched an SUV and seized a quality of fake gold in Langley City on Wednesday, March 16, in the 20200 block of Fraser Highway. Because the suspect wasn’t caught in the act of selling, he was released without being charged after agreeing to leave the province. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
A large quantity of drugs, including fentanyl, were discovered on a wanted person by an alert RCMP officer in Vernon recently. (Vernon North Okanagan RCMP photo)

Wanted man arrested with fentanyl, meth, cocaine, weapons in Vernon

Alert RCMP officer recognized the individual and discovered large quantity of street drugs

A large quantity of drugs, including fentanyl, were discovered on a wanted person by an alert RCMP officer in Vernon recently. (Vernon North Okanagan RCMP photo)
Vernon North Okanagan RCMP crime analyst Kathryn Jacobson (second from left) is presented the B.C. RCMP Criminal Analysis Program’s Most Hardworking Individual award from program manager Jorda Metcalfe (left), and receives congratulations from Vernon Mayor Victor Cumming and Vernon North Okanagan RCMP Supt. Shawna Baher. (City of Vernon photo)

Hard work pays off for North Okanagan crime analyst

Kathryn Jacobson, sole analyst for the Vernon North Okanagan RCMP, wins provincial honour from peers

Vernon North Okanagan RCMP crime analyst Kathryn Jacobson (second from left) is presented the B.C. RCMP Criminal Analysis Program’s Most Hardworking Individual award from program manager Jorda Metcalfe (left), and receives congratulations from Vernon Mayor Victor Cumming and Vernon North Okanagan RCMP Supt. Shawna Baher. (City of Vernon photo)
Penticton dealing with mental health crisis on its streets and Penticton RCMP are in the frontlines. (file photo)

Penticton RCMP seizes $3,200 in drugs after multi-week investigation

Drug-related charges to a 31-year old man will be passed along to the BC Prosecution Service

Penticton dealing with mental health crisis on its streets and Penticton RCMP are in the frontlines. (file photo)
A driver is caught speeding along Highway 97 near the Army Camp over the Labour Day long weekend. (Vernon North Okanagan RCMP photo)

Suicidal person saved by Vernon police

RCMP officers were able to talk person off the ledge

A driver is caught speeding along Highway 97 near the Army Camp over the Labour Day long weekend. (Vernon North Okanagan RCMP photo)