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Month: May 2017

Students show support for Cops for Cancer

New Westminster – School Liaison Officer Constable Gerald Lau is taking part in the Cops for Cancer Tour de Coast and the New Westminster Police Department would like to thank a local student, Sahara for her support of Constable Lau’s journey. Constable Lau extended an invitation to the local elementary and middle schools to help […]

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Urgent drug related warning

New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is issuing an urgent warning about a lethal strain of drug circulating in New Westminster. One person has died from the unknown drug and another is in critical condition. Both individuals purchased the drug in pill form from the same street drug dealer. “The community should be concerned,” Stated […]

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Crime trends for the week of May 15

The New Westminster Police Department wants residents to be aware of the following recent crimes so that residents can take precautions: Theft of Autos in the Sapperton area. Remember to park in well-lit areas, lock your doors, and report all suspicious activity. Theft from Autos in the Sapperton area. Thieves have been smashing windows to steal […]

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Crime trends for the week of May 8

The New Westminster Police Department wants residents to be aware of the following recent crimes so that residents can take precautions: Bicycle theft from the Quayside Drive area. Please lock your bikes with two locks, and record and photograph the serial number. Serial numbers can often be found on the pedal or crank shaft. Theft […]

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Crime trends for the week of May 1

The New Westminster Police Department wants residents to be aware of the following recent crimes so that residents can take precautions: Break-Ins along East Royal Avenue to apartment and condo building mail boxes. Please report suspicious activity, regularly check your mail, and make sure building door is secure and no one follows you in. Bicycle […]

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Located! Missing 14 year old Emilia Ghica

New Westminster – New Westminster Police Department is asking for public assistance in finding 14 year old Emilia Ghica. Emilia, who also goes by the name Emily, was last seen near her home in the 12th Street area of New Westminster at approximately 2:30 am in the morning of May 7. “We are asking the […]

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Crime trends for the week of April 25

The New Westminster Police Department wants residents to be aware of the following recent crimes so that residents can take precautions: Break-Ins along the McBride Boulevard Corridor to apartment building mail boxes. Please report suspicious activity, regularly check your mail, and make sure building door is secure and no one follows you in. Also, theft […]

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New Westminster Police Department solves 20 year-old cold case

New Westminster – New Westminster Police Department detectives have used DNA and other evidence to link James Gray to the 1996 sexual assault of Dorothy Darnel. In the early morning hours of October 4th 1996, Dorothy Darnel, a 79 year old grandmother was viciously attacked in her home as she slept. Her attacker beat her […]

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