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Help us identify a male suspect in a Break and Enter

We’re looking for the public’s assistance in identifying the male suspect described and pictured below. He is the suspect in a break and enter investigation. Contact Det. Sweet at 604-529-2439 if you have any information. Suspect description: Caucasian male 40-45 years old Slim-medium build Medium height Blue t-shirt Grey jeans    

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Summer Counter Attack

Friday, June 27 marks the start of our summer counter attack campaign. We’ll be setting up road blocks throughout the summer at various locations in order to take impaired drivers off the road. We wish everyone a safe and happy summer.

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Be a safe pedestrian

Each year, on average, 2,700 pedestrians are injured in car crashes. We all need to do our part in reducing the number of crashes involving pedestrians since we share the roadways year-round. Drive smart and walk smart to help keep yourself and everyone else safe. Over the next couple weeks, our Reserve Constables will be […]

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We welcome our newest Police Board member!

We at the New Westminster Police Department would like to welcome Carla Hotel to the New Westminster Police Board! Carla is currently a Criminology Instructor and the Department Chair of the Criminology Department for Douglas College. Previously, Ms. Hotel was a Consultant for Children Who Witness Abuse Program and D-Code, a national research and policy […]

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Condolences to Moncton RCMP members and their families

It is with great sadness today that we remember the three Moncton RCMP members who tragically lost their lives in the line of duty last week. Our hearts go out to their families, friends and colleagues on this difficult day. On behalf of the women and men of the NWPD, I want to acknowledge the […]

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We’re targeting high risk driving this long weekend. Be safe.

Did you know that an average of 1700 crashes occur on May long weekend? Whether you’re heading out for a camping trip or visiting family, the BC government, police and ICBC are asking you to give yourself plenty of time and focus on the road. We’ll be targeting all high risk driving behaviours including failing […]

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Climb the Grouse Grind for a good cause

Did you know that one out of four deaths in children under the age of five is due to a water-related disease? Join NWPD members and Tweedsmuir students on June 14, 2014 at 9:00 am as they climb the Grouse Grind and help raise money to provide clean drinking water to over 10,000 people in […]

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NWPD Warn Public to Lock Vehicles

For the period between January 1, 2014 and March 31, 2014, 40% of reported thefts and attempted thefts from auto in New Westminster were from unlocked vehicles. The NWPD want to advise the public to please lock their vehicles and remove their valuables to prevent being victimized by auto crime. There are several calls for […]

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CLOSED: We have an opening for a Commercial Vehicle Inspector

We are seeking two qualified individuals to join the newly added Commercial Vehicle Inspection program within the Traffic Unit of the New Westminster Police Department. The role of a Commercial Vehicle Inspector, which has a Special Constable appointment, is inspection and enforcement work of considerable responsibility involving the enforcement of municipal bylaws and provincial statutes. […]

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Get your tickets for the Cops for Cancer hockey game!

Friday, March 14, 2014 at 7:00 pm, Queen’s Park Arena This year the NWPD hockey team (New West Blues) is teaming up with the Senior Men’s Salmonbellies to take on the Vancouver Canucks Alumni Team. We’ll be playing against players like Cliff Ronning, Kirk McLean, Dave Babych, Gary Valk, Tony Tanti, Alex Auld, Garth Butcher, […]

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