Non-Emergency 604-525-5411

Emergency 9-1-1

Category: Investigation

Arson Investigation

The New Westminster Police Department Major Crime Unit are currently investigating two separate two separate arsons to a local business in the 400 block of 6th Street, New Westminster, “Amir Family Hair Salon”. On March 23, 2012 at 0654 hours NWPD and New Westminster Fire Rescue Services Fire were called to a report of a […]

Read More

Sexual Assault

On Monday February 6th at approximately 20:29 Hour, a female parked her vehicle on the Eighth Street side of the New Westminster Senior Secondary School. While exiting her vehicle, she was confronted by an unknown male who grabbed her, pushed her to the ground and then sexually assaulted her. The suspect is described as follows: […]

Read More

Pedestrian Motor Vehicle Collision

On Friday, February 3, 2012 at approximately 19:24 Hours, a New Westminster police officer was driving northbound on 6th Street when he came upon a pedestrian struck in the area of 6th Street and Queens Avenue. A nineteen year old female was crossing at a marked crosswalk and was struck by a southbound travelling vehicle. […]

Read More

New Westminster Police Apprehend Robbery Suspect

On January 27th, 2012 at 1:51 pm several New Westminster Police members were dispatched to a report of a hold up alarm, coming from the BMO Bank of Montreal, located at 120-66 10th Street, in New Westminster, BC. Cst. JORDAN attended the bank and then broadcast to surrounding police officers the description of the suspect. […]

Read More

Robbery/Assault Causing Bodily Harm

On January 4, 2012 at approximately 17:50 hours a female was walking to work through Queens Park when she was attacked from behind. The individual had her iPod on and had no prior indication the attack was going to take place. The attackers struck the female in the head with an object and pushed her […]

Read More

Pedestrian Motor Vehicle Collision

On Monday January 2nd at approximately 20:47 Hours, New Westminster police officers were dispatched to the Eight-Hundred Block of Boyd Avenue on report of a pedestrian that was struck by a vehicle. At the scene, officers located the victim, a seventy-one year old male New Westminster resident, lying on the roadway. British Columbia Ambulance Services […]

Read More

Attempted Murder Investigation

October 31, 2011 at approximately 22:15 hours the New Westminster Police Service responded to a report of shots fired in front of 280 Ross Drive. Police located a male victim in the driver’s seat of a 2007 BMW M series suffering from multiple gun-shot wounds to the neck, face and upper body. The male was […]

Read More

New Westminster Police Investigate Overnight Stabbing

On October 8th, 2011, New Westminster Police Members were attending to a gathering of people in the area of Columbia and Church Street in New Westminster, when they were alerted to a male who had been stabbed. A 25 year old Vancouver resident was located suffering from non life threatening stab wounds. An extensive search […]

Read More

New Westminster Police Conduct In-Custody Death Investigation

The New Westminster Police Service was contacted by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police to conduct an investigation regarding an in-custody death that occurred in Fort St. John on Friday, September 9th. Police officers from the New Westminster Police Criminal Investigations Section traveled to Fort St. John late Saturday afternoon to conduct the investigation. It is […]

Read More

New Westminster Police Return Latest Con-Air Candidate

In recent months New Westminster Police members have had several encounters with a Gary Wayne Templeton age 44. These encounters were escalating in nature and have involved a Starbucks Robbery, violent unprovoked attacks against police officers on two occasions as well as other incidents. Due to the escalating level of violence, the New Westminster Police […]

Read More