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Author: Hailey Finnigan

Police investigate a fatal single vehicle collision at East Columbia Street and Brunette Avenue

New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department and the Integrated Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Service are investigating a single vehicle collision that occurred in the early morning hours of May 11th at the intersection of East Columbia Street and Brunette Avenue. BC Emergency Health Services Paramedics transported two people to hospital. The driver of […]

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Firearms and drugs seized by the New Westminster Police Department

New Westminster – Throughout the month of March 2024 the New Westminster Police Department Street Crime Unit executed numerous search warrants in New Westminster as part of a complex investigation into drug trafficking that began in 2022. Connected to this investigation were arrests which took place in the area of McBride Boulevard and Eighth Avenue […]

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NWPD investigate break and enter to Connaught Heights townhouse

New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is currently investigating an incident that occurred on May 5th at approximately 10:00pm involving a break and enter into a townhouse. Police were called after the resident of the townhouse returned home and heard someone inside their second story bedroom. Initial information indicates that a suspect broke […]

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Woman with knife arrested inside New Westminster school

New Westminster – At approximately 8:00am on May 1st, police received a 9-1-1 call from staff at a post-secondary school on 6th Street in New Westminster. The caller shared that a woman, who was not a student at the school, was armed with a knife and students and staff feared for their safety. Before police […]

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Police appeal for dash cam footage after pedestrian struck by driver

New Westminster – On Friday April 26th, at approximately 8:39am, members of the New Westminster Fire and Rescue Services reached out to the New Westminster Police Department to share that a pedestrian that had been struck by a driver at the intersection of McBride Boulevard and 6th Avenue. When officers arrived on scene the pedestrian […]

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*Located* Help us find high risk missing person Grahme

Update – Missing person Grahme was located. New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is seeking public assistance in the search for missing person Grahme. Grahme lives in the Queensborough neighbourhood of New Westminster on a sailboat. Grahme was last seen in Vancouver on April 16th. Grahme is described as a 60 year old […]

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Police issue warning about criminals impersonating police officers

New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is issuing a warning about criminals who impersonated New Westminster Police Department officers in order to defraud a senior citizen. From what investigators have learned, it is believed that multiple people posing as police officers spoke to a senior citizen at her home and manipulated her into […]

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Witnesses asked to come forward after man arrested with a handgun-style lighter on SkyTrain platform

New Westminster – On April 10th at approximately 7:30 am the New Westminster Police Department received a call from a witness who shared they were watching someone who they believed to be in possession of a handgun arguing with a woman in the 800 block of Carnarvon Street. The witness shared that they feared for […]

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Help us find high risk missing person Brittany

Update – Brittany, the high risk missing person who was posted about earlier today has been located and is safe. Thanks to members of the public who assisted in the search for her. New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is seeking public assistance in the search for missing person Brittany. Brittany was last […]

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Police looking for thieves who stole New West Soccer Club 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 Soccer Club. Between March 19th and March 27th thieves made off with four large steel storage boxes which the club used to store soccer equipment. The […]

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