Armed robbery

Saanich Police Department Chief Dean Duthie speaks to the media Wednesday (June 29) to provide an update on the investigation into a bank robbery in Saanich Tuesday (June 28) which left two suspects dead and six police officers injured. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)

Explosive device disposed of, officer in intensive care after deadly B.C. bank shootout

3 officers shot in bank robbery attempt recovering at home, 3 others still in hospital

 

RCMP have released surveillance footage of a suspect in an armed robbery at the Keremeos Fas Gas on April 16. (RCMP)

Suspect sought in armed robbery at Keremeos gas station

The man got away with cash and lottery tickets on April 16

 

Saanich Police joined by Victoria Police and RCMP respond to gunfire involving multiple people and injuries at a bank in Saanich, B.C., on Tuesday, June 28, 2022. The chief of police in Saanich says it is truly amazing that no members of the public were hurt during a gunfight at a bank in which two robbery suspects died. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito

Two officers undergo surgery, third in hospital after deadly B.C. bank shooting

Both suspects were shot and killed as police responded to a robbery at a Greater Victoria bank

 

Suspect wearing the clothing found by police dog service unit on June 6, 2022 (Kamloops RCMP)

Kamloops RCMP searching for alleged quick outfit change armed robber

The suspect allegedly changed his clothes behind First Choice Haircutters before fleeing on foot

Suspect wearing the clothing found by police dog service unit on June 6, 2022 (Kamloops RCMP)
File photo. (Black Press Media)

Penticton man takes off in cab after allegedly robbing 2 Central Okanagan businesses

Robberies happened at Kelowna gas station and the West Kelowna Walmart

File photo. (Black Press Media)
RCMP are investigating after an armed robbery in Oliver. (Black Press File)

2 armed men sought after robbing cannabis store in Oliver

The men held a security guard at gunpoint and stole his vehicle

RCMP are investigating after an armed robbery in Oliver. (Black Press File)
Two men were caught on surveillance video robbing a Vancouver Gucci store in December 2021. (Courtesy VPD)

VIDEO: 2 violent robbers at large after ‘take-over’ style theft at Gucci store in Vancouver

Men bear sprayed a security guard before taking off with $20,000 in designer goods

Two men were caught on surveillance video robbing a Vancouver Gucci store in December 2021. (Courtesy VPD)
Victoria police officers arrested a roller-blading man suspected of robbery of a toque after a foot chase on March 14. (Black Press Media file photo)

Hockey stick-wielding roller blader arrested in Victoria for suspected toque robbery

Man reported striking garbage cans, windows near B.C. Legislature Monday

Victoria police officers arrested a roller-blading man suspected of robbery of a toque after a foot chase on March 14. (Black Press Media file photo)
Robbery suspect from Feb. 28 (Photo/Kelowna RCMP)

Petro-Can in Kelowna robbed again for cigarettes

RCMP are looking into whether or not there may be a connection between these robberies

Robbery suspect from Feb. 28 (Photo/Kelowna RCMP)
RCMP are searching for an older model Mazda involved in a robbery in Vernon March 1. (Surveillance image)

Car sought in downtown Vernon armed robbery

Suspect fled 32nd Street business in older Mazda

RCMP are searching for an older model Mazda involved in a robbery in Vernon March 1. (Surveillance image)
An armed man robbed a Lake Country store Feb. 24. (Surveillance photo)

Employees escape Lake Country armed robbery unharmed

Masked man with a firearm robbed store of cash and merchandise

An armed man robbed a Lake Country store Feb. 24. (Surveillance photo)
Police are in search of Dawn Bobbie Larson, 34, who is wanted for robbery and assault with a weapon and is believed to be in Vernon, according to an RCMP press release issued Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2022. (RCMP photo)

Vernon police search for woman wanted for robbery, assault with weapon

Dawn Bobbie Larson, 34, is believed to be in the Vernon area

Police are in search of Dawn Bobbie Larson, 34, who is wanted for robbery and assault with a weapon and is believed to be in Vernon, according to an RCMP press release issued Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2022. (RCMP photo)
Shawn Lamouroux of Vernon is facing seven counts of robbery stemming from crimes up and down the Okanagan in October and November 2021. (Contributed)

Month-long Okanagan-wide robbery spree ends with arrest

37-year-old Vernon man facing 7 counts of robbery

Shawn Lamouroux of Vernon is facing seven counts of robbery stemming from crimes up and down the Okanagan in October and November 2021. (Contributed)
One man is thought to be behind several robberies in the Okanagan over the past month. (RCMP handout)

Gun-wielding man robs 5 Okanagan businesses within a month

Police searching for one suspect thought to be behind a string of robberies

One man is thought to be behind several robberies in the Okanagan over the past month. (RCMP handout)
Penticton’s Ez-Vape location off Hwy 97 (Clayton Whitelaw/Penticton Western News)

Penticton RCMP looking for suspect in armed robbery of vape shop

Suspect threatened an employee, stole cash and product in Sept. 12 robbery of EzVape

Penticton’s Ez-Vape location off Hwy 97 (Clayton Whitelaw/Penticton Western News)
The sign on the door of Ogo's Ice Cream in downtown Penticton reads closed today and tomorrow. The 70-year-old owner was allegedly beaten and robbed Aug. 4, 2021. (Brennan Phillips Western News)

Senior Penticton ice cream shop owner beaten and robbed

The 70-year-old victim was hit with a hammer, said victim’s daughter

The sign on the door of Ogo's Ice Cream in downtown Penticton reads closed today and tomorrow. The 70-year-old owner was allegedly beaten and robbed Aug. 4, 2021. (Brennan Phillips Western News)
Salmon Arm Law Courts. (File photo)

Enderby man accused of armed robbery of Salmon Arm liquor store ordered to stand trial

Incident on Jan. 1, 2020 to be moved to BC Supreme Court in Kamloops

Salmon Arm Law Courts. (File photo)
Kamloops RCMP search for armed robber of pizza restaurant

Kamloops RCMP search for armed robber of pizza restaurant

The incident unfolded on Monday evening at the Sahali Domino’s store

  • Sep 22, 2020
Kamloops RCMP search for armed robber of pizza restaurant
RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)

Suspect nabbed by Kelowna RCMP after knife-wielding robbery attempt

The RCMP alleges the woman entered the business, produced a knife and demanded money

RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)
The suspect is described as a First Nations man in his 30s with red or orange hair on the top of his head. He was wearing glasses and dressed in all black, except for tan-coloured boots. (Kamloops This Week)

Kamloops Mounties seek robber who slashed clerk with knife

Armed robbery occured over noon hour Thursday near Thompson Rivers University

  • Mar 19, 2020
The suspect is described as a First Nations man in his 30s with red or orange hair on the top of his head. He was wearing glasses and dressed in all black, except for tan-coloured boots. (Kamloops This Week)