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Suspected explosive device removed from neighbourhood by police

New Westminster – On June 19th the New Westminster Police Department received a call about a suspected explosive device in the West End neighbourhood. Officers arrived on scene and worked to secure the area. Residents were asked to leave their homes out of an abundance of caution. The Lower Mainland Integrated Police Dog Service helped […]

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Police looking to return roof top tent to rightful owner

New Westminster – New Westminster Police Department officers are looking to reunite a roof top tent with its rightful owner. The tent, which is CAP-it brand, was found on June 11th and brought to the New Westminster Police Department. “Camping season is here, and someone is missing a tent,” stated Sergeant Andrew Leaver. “The rightful […]

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*Located* Help us find high risk missing person Deborah

New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is seeking public assistance in the search for missing person Deborah. Deborah was last seen in New Westminster on June 14th. Deborah is described as a 60 year old woman standing 5’10” tall and weighing approximately 135 pounds. Deborah has a short buzzed haircut and was last […]

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Police looking for thieves who stole New West Little League equipment

New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is asking the public for information or CCTV footage that may help in locating stolen equipment belonging to the New West Little League. Between January and April thieves made off with a large green steel storage box which the league used to store baseball equipment. The box […]

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Youth and adult arrested at New Westminster Secondary School

New Westminster – On May 17th at approximately 11:20 am, the New Westminster Police Department received a call for service from New Westminster Secondary School staff. Officers rushed to the school and located a youth who had been assaulted with a weapon. The victim did not require the services of BC Emergency Health Services Paramedics. […]

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Police appeal for additional victims to come forward following indecent act investigation

New Westminster – Over the past six months the New Westminster Police Department received numerous reports of a man committing indecent acts outside a home in the 500 block of Kelly Street. Reports were made to police after the suspect was seen on different occasions masturbating while peering into the residence. The Major Crime Unit […]

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Police appeal for help returning found coin collection

New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in returning a found coin collection to the rightful owner. The collection was handed in to the New Westminster Police Department on May 14th. “We know that coin collections often hold great sentimental value,” stated Sergeant Andrew Leaver. “This collection, dating back […]

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*Located* Help us find high risk missing person Noureddine

Update – We’re happy to share that Noureddine has been located and is safe. New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is seeking public assistance in the search for missing person Noureddine. Noureddine was last seen leaving his residence near Glenbrook Ravine at 10:00am on May 20th. Noureddine is non-verbal and a wheelchair user. […]

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Police appeal for dash cam and CCTV footage to help in the search for Magnus

New Westminster – New Westminster Police Department investigators continue to search for high risk missing person Magnus, who was reported missing on May 14th. Detectives are working in partnership with neighbouring police agencies and members of the public to search areas he has been known to frequent and to raise awareness of the missing man. […]

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*Located* Help us find high risk missing person Magnus

Update – Magnus has been located. New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is seeking public assistance in the search for missing person Magnus. Magnus was last seen in the Uptown neighbourhood of New Westminster at approximately 9:00am on May 13th. Magnus is described as a 38 year old Asian man, standing 5’11” tall, […]

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