RCMP

Elementary School students were brought inside on a lockdown protocol first thing Monday morning (Jake Courtepatte/ Capital News)

North Glenmore Elementary placed on hold and secure procedure following RCMP incident

The elementary school has lifted the lockdown protocol

Elementary School students were brought inside on a lockdown protocol first thing Monday morning (Jake Courtepatte/ Capital News)
(File photo/Capital News)

Kelowna RCMP claim of criminal charge backlog ‘grossly inaccurate’: Crown Counsel

‘No Crown charge assessment backlog and not an issue of differences in systems or tracking’

(File photo/Capital News)
RCMP underwater recovery team members Cpl. Todd Kaufmann, left, Cpl. Steve Wells and Const. Tim Cucheran worked with ‘Fab’, a Seamor Marine Chinook ROV to recover a bulldozer operator’s body in Nunavut in February. (Photo submitted)

B.C. tech recovers body after bulldozer breaks through Arctic ice and sinks

Seamor Marine remotely operated vehicle used in deepest recovery operation in RCMP history

RCMP underwater recovery team members Cpl. Todd Kaufmann, left, Cpl. Steve Wells and Const. Tim Cucheran worked with ‘Fab’, a Seamor Marine Chinook ROV to recover a bulldozer operator’s body in Nunavut in February. (Photo submitted)
Nanaimo RCMP officers investigate a property on Pine Street the morning after a house exploded on Sunday, Feb. 27. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Nanaimo RCMP investigating gas explosion as a crime

Police appeal to the public for tips to help with case

Nanaimo RCMP officers investigate a property on Pine Street the morning after a house exploded on Sunday, Feb. 27. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)
Kelowna RCMP Supt. Kara Triance (Photo/Capital News)

Kelowna RCMP clarify criminal charge numbers to Crown Counsel

RCMP say their tracking systems are different than those used by BC Prosecution Service

Kelowna RCMP Supt. Kara Triance (Photo/Capital News)
File photo (Black Press Media)

Kelowna RCMP arrest man for pointing replica handgun at people in Orchard Park Plaza

Police arrested suspect in the parking lot without incident

File photo (Black Press Media)
Wanted man Jason Kenneth Babineau is believed to be in the Vernon area, police said Wednesday, March 2, 2022. (RCMP photo)

Man wanted for assault, uttering threats believed to be in Vernon area

Police are seeking the public’s help locating Jason Kenneth Babineau

Wanted man Jason Kenneth Babineau is believed to be in the Vernon area, police said Wednesday, March 2, 2022. (RCMP photo)
Surrey RCMP Sgt. Elenore Sturko speaks at a joing Surrey RCMP and Surrey Police Service press conference in November, 2021). (Lauren Collins photo)

Surrey officer says racist shaming at protest only highlighted beauty of Ukrainian heritage

Sgt. Elenore Sturko says she was ‘called out’ during a recent protest near the Pacific Highway border

Surrey RCMP Sgt. Elenore Sturko speaks at a joing Surrey RCMP and Surrey Police Service press conference in November, 2021). (Lauren Collins photo)
(File photo/Capital News)

3 of 4 Kelowna murders in 2021 involved mental health component: Kelowna RCMP

Calls for service involving mental health-related issues were up by 206 in 2021 over 2020.

(File photo/Capital News)
RCMP are searching for an older model Mazda involved in a robbery in Vernon March 1. (Surveillance image)

Car sought in downtown Vernon armed robbery

Suspect fled 32nd Street business in older Mazda

RCMP are searching for an older model Mazda involved in a robbery in Vernon March 1. (Surveillance image)
Online apps such as Snapchat are being used in local sextortion cases/ (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)

14+ sextortion cases investigated in North Okanagan

RCMP issue public warning as a number involve teenagers

Online apps such as Snapchat are being used in local sextortion cases/ (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)
Kelowna Court House (File photo)

Almost 80% of criminal charges awaiting approval by Crown: Kelowna RCMP

Of 3,358 charges submitted in 2021, 2,675 are still awaiting assessment according to RCMP

Kelowna Court House (File photo)
Curtis Sagmoen takes a smoke break during the start of his latest trial Monday, Feb. 10. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)

Sagmoen back in Vernon court for RCMP assault

North Okanagan man’s first trial day for 2020 incident

Curtis Sagmoen takes a smoke break during the start of his latest trial Monday, Feb. 10. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)
(File photo)

Assault on UBCO security guard now a homicide

No students were said to be involved

(File photo)
Kelowan RCMP Supt. Kara Triance (File photo/Capital News)

Kelowna RCMP see big jump in social disorder calls

Statistics also noted an alarming increase in fatal and non-fatal drug overdose files.

Kelowan RCMP Supt. Kara Triance (File photo/Capital News)
Protesters calling for action downtown Kelowna Feb. 27 (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
Protesters calling for action downtown Kelowna Feb. 27 (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
Kelowna RCMP is investigating an assault that occurred at the University of British Columbia Okanagan. (File)

RCMP investigating assault at University of British Columbia Okanagan

The victim was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries

Kelowna RCMP is investigating an assault that occurred at the University of British Columbia Okanagan. (File)
Kelowna RCMP is investigating an assault that occurred at the University of British Columbia Okanagan. (File)

RCMP investigating assault at University of British Columbia Okanagan

The victim was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries

Kelowna RCMP is investigating an assault that occurred at the University of British Columbia Okanagan. (File)
RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)

RCMP issue warning after youth groped in North Vancouver park

The assault took place in Trillium Park near Seymour Heights Elementary School on Feb. 11

RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)
Police have announced the arrest, in Puerto Rico, of Conor D’Monte (inset), who is wanted in connected with the Feb. 6, 2009 murder of Kevin LeClair in a Langley shopping mall. (Langley Advance Times file)

Fugitive arrested in Puerto Rico for 2009 B.C. gang-related shooting

Conor D’Monte wanted for killing rival gang member in Langley

Police have announced the arrest, in Puerto Rico, of Conor D’Monte (inset), who is wanted in connected with the Feb. 6, 2009 murder of Kevin LeClair in a Langley shopping mall. (Langley Advance Times file)