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Category: Assault

Good Samaritans assist victims in assault

New Westminster – On May 14, 2020 at approximately 2:25 pm, NWPD officers responded to a report of an assault in progress in the parking lot of 1025 Columbia Street.  Several 9-1-1 calls were received that reported a male fighting with two people in a vehicle while also hitting pets that were in the vehicle. […]

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NWPD officers use less-lethal weapon to arrest suspect near River Market

New Westminster – On February 21st at approximately 11:45am a male was observed by a New Westminster Police Department officer in the area of 8th Street and Columbia Street displaying assaultive and threatening behavior. The officer who observed this behavior called for backup while maintaining visual contact with the male. When additional officers arrived the […]

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Incident at NWSS

New Westminster – On September 11th, 2019, at approximately 10:45am, the New Westminster Police Department responded to a report of an isolated incident involved a physical confrontation among four students in an upper level walkway at New Westminster Secondary School.  One student was allegedly assaulted by three other students during escalation of a previous argument. […]

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NWPD Investigating Assault on Church Street

New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is investigating an assault that occurred on June 22nd, 2019 in the unit block of Church Street. On June 22nd at approximately 11:40pm, a patrol officer was driving north in the unit block of Church Street and noticed a large group of people. A 41 year old […]

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UPDATE: NWPD Investigating Assault in Pier Park

New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is in the early stages of an investigation involving an assault between two people. On June 14th at approximately 12:15am, patrol officers responded to a report a fight in the 400 block of Front Street at Pier Park, involving two people, along with a large group of […]

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NWPD investigating assault with weapon

New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is in the early stages of an investigation involving an assault with a weapon. On June 20th at approximately 11:50pm, patrol officers responded to a report of a male who was assaulted with a weapon in the 800 block of Agnes Street. When officers arrived, an adult […]

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Assault with Weapon – Serious Injury

New Westminster – On October 31st at approximately 11:30pm the New Westminster Police Department was called to the area of 8th Street and Columbia Street for a report of an assault with a weapon, believed to be a knife. Officers attended and located one injured male. The injured male was transported to a local area […]

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NWPD seeking witnesses in relation to New Westminster stabbings

New Westminster – New Westminster Police Department are appealing for witnesses following two stabbings in New Westminster on June 25. Police were dispatched to Royal Columbian Hospital where one man was being treated for a stab wound. The victim was attacked in the unit block of 8th Street near the bus loop at approximately 9:30pm. […]

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Suspects Charged with Multiple Offences

New Westminster – On October 15th 2016 at approximately 5:00pm, the New Westminster Police Department was called to the 300 block of 12th Street to assist the British Columbia Ambulance Service with a male victim who sustained several injuries during an altercation. The adult male victim was held against his will for several hours before […]

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Robbery Suspect Caught and Charged

New Westminster – On May 9th 2016 at approximately 5:30pm an adult female victim was seated on a bench in the 600 block of 6th Street when an unknown male approached her and demanded her bags. The victim refused, at which time the suspect allegedly sprayed her with a substance that is believed to be […]

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