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Month: October 2015

Halloween Safety Tips

With Halloween fast approaching, we’d like to share with residents safety tips from the New Westminster Fire and Rescue Services. Please take the following precautions to ensure this year will be safe and fun filled for all. Tips for Parents: Children trick-or-treating should stay on the sidewalk or path when walking from house to house. […]

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NWPD investigate deceased person found in burning vehicle

New Westminster – On October 28th 2015 at approximately 6:45pm the NWPD responded to the 1000 block of 4th Avenue to assist the New Westminster Fire Department with a vehicle fire. After the fire was extinguished, one deceased person was located in the vehicle. The NWPD Major Crime Unit is in the initial stages of […]

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Public Notification

New Westminster – The NWPD would like to inform the community of three personal robberies that may be related, which took place in the 800 block of 20th Street and in the 700 to 800 blocks of 22nd Street. The robberies occurred between October 13, 2015 and October 27, 2015 between the hours of 10:00pm […]

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UPDATE: NWPD Continue to Request Assistance in Locating Missing Man

New Westminster – The NWPD is continuing to ask for the public’s assistance in locating, Anthony Clark Britch.  Anthony is a 26 year-old, caucasian male standing approximately 5’6” inches tall with a slender build, weighing 170lbs.  Anthony has short brown hair with blue eyes. Anthony was last seen at the Sapperton Skytrain station on August […]

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NWPD Request Assistance Locating Missing Female

New Westminster – The NWPD is asking for the public’s assistance in locating, April Paige Nabess.  Ms. Nabess is a 16 year old, aboriginal female, standing approximately 5’4” with a slim build, weighing 110 pounds.  She has brown eyes, long black waist length hair and her clothing description is unknown at this time. Ms. Nabess was […]

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Our 2014 Annual Report

The New Westminster Police Department is proud to share the 2014 Annual Report. It was an exciting year for the New Westminster Police Department, and our report details partnerships that were established, changes that were made, and new projects that are underway. ANNUAL REPORT

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Saving lives during Operation Impact

New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department will be out in force over the Thanksgiving long weekend in support of Operation Impact.  This national campaign will run from October 9th – 12th and the New Westminster Police Department will be engaging in heightened traffic safety enforcement and education aimed at unsafe driving behaviors. Operation […]

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Friday night with the NWPD: Mayor Cote ride along blog post

Our New Westminster Mayor Jonathan Cote went for a ride-along with us. We were excited to see he shared his experience on his blog. Thanks for the kind words Mayor Cote.

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NWPD Seek Public Assistance in Break and Enter

New Westminster – On October 6th, 2015 at 11:50am, members of the NWPD attended a residence in the 800 block of 14th Street for a report of a house alarm sounding. Upon arrival it was discovered a break and enter had occurred and the suspect had departed the residence prior to police arrival. Investigators have […]

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NWPD Host Annual Commercial Vehicle Inspection

New Westminster – On October 6th through October 8th the NWPD Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Unit and Traffic Unit, in partnership with the provincial Commercial Vehicle Safety and Enforcement Branch, have enlisted the support of Policing and regulatory enforcement agencies from across British Columbia for an annual three day Commercial Vehicle Safety Initiative.  With the increasing […]

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