Crime

Allan Schoenborn is shown in an undated RCMP handout photo. The case of a British Columbia man found not criminally responsible for killing his three children because of a mental illness is up for review. (RCMP handout)

B.C. child killer has had 20 escorted trips in public: annual hearing

Allan Schoenborn has been held at the hospital since 2010 after being convicted of killing

Allan Schoenborn is shown in an undated RCMP handout photo. The case of a British Columbia man found not criminally responsible for killing his three children because of a mental illness is up for review. (RCMP handout)
RCMP arrested a man after he fled into the bushes in a stolen vehicle. (File photo)

Off-road pursuit of stolen vehicle leads to arrest of Keremeos man

36-year-old Keremeos man arrested in Penticton after allegedly fleeing into bushes in stolen vehicle

RCMP arrested a man after he fled into the bushes in a stolen vehicle. (File photo)
Two of Oliver’s “most brazen” criminals have been arrested by RCMP. (File photo)

Two of Oliver’s ‘most brazen’ criminals arrested

Two men arrested following a break and enter and a hit and run

Two of Oliver’s “most brazen” criminals have been arrested by RCMP. (File photo)
(Crime Stoppers Facebook)

Penticton Crime Stoppers seek information on ‘C the moon’ graffiti

The tag “C the Moon” has frequently been spotted around town in recent days.

(Crime Stoppers Facebook)
Brandon Nathan Teixeira, charged in connection with a fatal 2017 shooting in South Surrey, will face trial in Canada. (File photos)

Notorious B.C. fugitive to be extradited from California on murder charge

Brandon Nathan Teixeira submitted to extradition during court proceedings Thursday in Sacramento

Brandon Nathan Teixeira, charged in connection with a fatal 2017 shooting in South Surrey, will face trial in Canada. (File photos)
Robert William Pickton, 52, shown here in an undated picture taken from TV. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO/BCTV-Vancouver)

Clothing, jewelry, purses: RCMP ask court about disposal of evidence in Robert Pickton case

Pickton was sentenced to life with no chance of parole for 25 years for the murders of six women

Robert William Pickton, 52, shown here in an undated picture taken from TV. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO/BCTV-Vancouver)
RCMP are seeking help in identifying this suspect in an alleged racially-motivated attack on the Penticton Chinese community. (Penticton RCMP)

Penticton RCMP seeking suspect of vandalism to Chinese place of gathering

RCMP are investigating a reported incidence of vandalism after an alleged racially-motivated attack

RCMP are seeking help in identifying this suspect in an alleged racially-motivated attack on the Penticton Chinese community. (Penticton RCMP)
B.C. man who pulled a gun on off-duty cop gets two years in prison

B.C. man who pulled a gun on off-duty cop gets two years in prison

Encounter also led police to a home where 100 guns and explosives were found

B.C. man who pulled a gun on off-duty cop gets two years in prison
Kelowna man charged after naked driver leads RCMP on hit-and-run spree

Kelowna man charged after naked driver leads RCMP on hit-and-run spree

A Kelowna man has been charged with numerous offences

Kelowna man charged after naked driver leads RCMP on hit-and-run spree
Jaspaul Uppal was seen leaving the Abbotsford Police Department in May 2018 en route to his transfer to the Vancouver Airport and then to Peel Regional Police. (Kevin MacDonald file photo)

Two B.C. men plead guilty to bus-terminal assault of man with autism in Ontario

Parmvir Chahil and Jaspaul Uppal due to be sentenced in June for aggravated assault

Jaspaul Uppal was seen leaving the Abbotsford Police Department in May 2018 en route to his transfer to the Vancouver Airport and then to Peel Regional Police. (Kevin MacDonald file photo)
View from Gyro Park beach toward Sunningdale earlier in February. Sheri Regnier photo

Okanagan man swims across Columbia River to evade Trail police

RCMP Cpl. Devon Reid says the incident began the evening of Thursday, Feb. 20

View from Gyro Park beach toward Sunningdale earlier in February. Sheri Regnier photo
Elijah Beauregard was stabbed at approximately on June 27, 2019 on Bernard Avenue near Water Street. The 16-year-old boy died a few days later. A subsequent homicide investigation has led police to arrest an 18-year-old woman on a manslaughter charge. (submitted)

Kelowna RCMP make arrest in fatal stabbing of 16-year-old Elijah Beauregard

An 18-year-old woman is in police custody facing a manslughter charge.

Elijah Beauregard was stabbed at approximately on June 27, 2019 on Bernard Avenue near Water Street. The 16-year-old boy died a few days later. A subsequent homicide investigation has led police to arrest an 18-year-old woman on a manslaughter charge. (submitted)
Napolean Mercredi is shown in Prince Alberta, Sask. on Friday Feb. 21, 2020. The former Saskatchewan Indigenous leader has been found guilty of pocketing nearly $280,000 of band money. (Nigel Maxwell photo)

Former First Nations chief in northern Saskatchewan convicted of fraud, theft

Prosecutor Darren Howarth said he was pleased with the result

Napolean Mercredi is shown in Prince Alberta, Sask. on Friday Feb. 21, 2020. The former Saskatchewan Indigenous leader has been found guilty of pocketing nearly $280,000 of band money. (Nigel Maxwell photo)
An Eckert Electrical Ltd. van was allegedly stolen from the parking lot of a gas station in Penticton this morning, with employees just feet away. (Supplied)

WATCH: Van, tools stolen from Penticton company facing third theft in one month

An Eckert Electric Ltd. van was stolen this morning at gas station with employees close by

An Eckert Electrical Ltd. van was allegedly stolen from the parking lot of a gas station in Penticton this morning, with employees just feet away. (Supplied)
A suspicious man was captured on a doorbell camera after an alleged break in in the 2300 block of 39A Avenue in Vernon. (Facebook)

VIDEO: Vernon man says stranger breaks in while family slept

Resident shares doorbell cam footage in hopes to ID suspect who raided his home and fridge

A suspicious man was captured on a doorbell camera after an alleged break in in the 2300 block of 39A Avenue in Vernon. (Facebook)
Jewelry stolen in Oliver, RCMP seek leads

Jewelry stolen in Oliver, RCMP seek leads

RCMP say both antique pieces have significant sentimental value to the owner.

Jewelry stolen in Oliver, RCMP seek leads
RCMP seen responding to a man who barricaded himself in a Walmart in Richmond on Feb. 19, 2020. (Screenshot of YouTube video)

VIDEO: Man charged after allegedly wielding two meat cleavers in Lower Mainland Walmart

A man had barricaded himself in the freezer section of the fish area at a Walmart in Richmond

RCMP seen responding to a man who barricaded himself in a Walmart in Richmond on Feb. 19, 2020. (Screenshot of YouTube video)
Pierce County Sheriff’s Department in Washington State. (PCSD/Facebook)

Washington State woman arrested on suspicion of trying to steal baby

The suspect advertised free baby photos as a way to bolster her portfolio and save new moms money on newborn portraits

Pierce County Sheriff’s Department in Washington State. (PCSD/Facebook)
Counterfeit currency seized by Surrey RCMP during arrests in connection with a counterfeit currency ring on Jan. 23 in Surrey. (RCMP image)

Man shot by police at Salmon Arm car wash charged regarding counterfeit currency

Surrey RCMP arrest four suspects in connection with fake U.S. bills, weapons

Counterfeit currency seized by Surrey RCMP during arrests in connection with a counterfeit currency ring on Jan. 23 in Surrey. (RCMP image)
Drugs allegedly found after warrants were executed in Nanaimo on Feb. 4. (Photo submitted)

Dark web drug trafficking was tied to Nanaimo GHB lab, say RCMP

Police arrested three suspects after busting drug processing lab earlier this month

Drugs allegedly found after warrants were executed in Nanaimo on Feb. 4. (Photo submitted)