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Category: Assault

Translink Bus Driver and Two Passengers Pepper Sprayed

On September 16th, 2012 at 9:46 pm, the New Westminster Police Department received a call of a pepper spraying incident on a Translink bus at McBride Blvd and Colborne Street.  Members attended and learned that the bus driver and two other adult passengers were pepper sprayed by a male associated to a group of people […]

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Police Continue Search of Suspect in the Aggravated Assault of a Police Officer

July 30, 2012 marks the one-year anniversary of the aggravated assault of a New Westminster police officer, and police are still actively searching for the suspect. On July 30, 2011 a New Westminster police officer responded to a complaint of a distraught male in Queens Park. As the officer approached a picnic table, a male […]

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Male Charged With Sexual Assault

On Friday December 2nd at 2111 Hours, the New Westminster Police attended Royal Columbian Hospital on report of an assault against a female patient by a male. The suspect was being detained by hospital staff when police arrived. The accused; Aaron Edward ABERNATHY: DOB 1981-December-23, a resident of North Vancouver, is alleged to have touched […]

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Shooting Incident

On October 31st at 2215 Hours, the New Westminster Police Service responded to a report of shots fired in the Two-Hundred Block of Ross Drive. Police located a male in the driver’s seat of a vehicle suffering from several gunshot wounds. The male has been transported to hospital where he remains in critical condition. The […]

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Assault Of Officer At Queens Park July 30th Update

Date of Event 2011-07-30 Time of Event 23:49 Hours A New Westminster Police officer was on routine patrol driving the large police van through Queens Park A casually dressed male and female walking in the park flagged down our officer to tell him that there was a black male in the park by the picnic […]

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Police Officer Assaulted With A Knife

On July 30th 2011 a New Westminster Police officer responded to a complaint of a distraught male in Queens Park. As the officer approached a picnic table, a male seated at the table suddenly lunged at the officer slashing him with a knife; the officer received facial injuries requiring medical attention. The officer was able […]

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Assault W/Weapon, Aggravated Assault

The New Westminster Police are investigating a stabbing in the 400 block of Columbia Street that occurred at about 23:30 hrs on July 28th 2011. Two people are in custody and two victims have been sent to local hospital for treatment of non life-threatening injuries and since released. Police are looking for anyone with information […]

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Forcible Confinement, Robbery, Assault With Weapon

The New Westminster Police are investigating a violent “home invasion” during which 3 suspects broke into a residence in New Westminster and forcible confined a male victim. A female in her teens and a One-year old child were present during the event but were unharmed. The suspects stole a number of valuable coins and precious […]

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Assault – Suspicious Circumstance

On Wednesday March 30th at approximately 1600 Hours, a teenaged female was walking in the area of Ross Drive and Royal Avenue when she was assaulted by an unknown male. The victim reports that as she walked along the sidewalk the suspect approached her, grabbed the sweater that was around her waist and tried to […]

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Male Arrested For Assaulting Police Officer

On Wednesday February Sixteenth 2011 at 2024 Hours, a male entered the front lobby of the New Westminster Police Service asking for police assistance. The male, a Forty-Four old New Westminster resident, complained of experiencing emotional health issues and requested a member transport him to Royal Columbian Hospital. A police officer was assigned to transport […]

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