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Surrey RCMP Sgt. Elenore Sturko speaks at a joing Surrey RCMP and Surrey Police Service press conference in November, 2021). (Lauren Collins photo)

Surrey officer says racist shaming at protest only highlighted beauty of Ukrainian heritage

Sgt. Elenore Sturko says she was ‘called out’ during a recent protest near the Pacific Highway border

Surrey RCMP Sgt. Elenore Sturko speaks at a joing Surrey RCMP and Surrey Police Service press conference in November, 2021). (Lauren Collins photo)
(File photo/Capital News)

3 of 4 Kelowna murders in 2021 involved mental health component: Kelowna RCMP

Calls for service involving mental health-related issues were up by 206 in 2021 over 2020.

(File photo/Capital News)
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)
Online apps such as Snapchat are being used in local sextortion cases/ (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)

14+ sextortion cases investigated in North Okanagan

RCMP issue public warning as a number involve teenagers

Online apps such as Snapchat are being used in local sextortion cases/ (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)
Kelowna Court House (File photo)

Almost 80% of criminal charges awaiting approval by Crown: Kelowna RCMP

Of 3,358 charges submitted in 2021, 2,675 are still awaiting assessment according to RCMP

Kelowna Court House (File photo)
Curtis Sagmoen takes a smoke break during the start of his latest trial Monday, Feb. 10. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)

Sagmoen back in Vernon court for RCMP assault

North Okanagan man’s first trial day for 2020 incident

Curtis Sagmoen takes a smoke break during the start of his latest trial Monday, Feb. 10. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)
Protesters calling for action downtown Kelowna Feb. 27 (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
Protesters calling for action downtown Kelowna Feb. 27 (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)
(File photo)

Assault on UBCO security guard now a homicide

No students were said to be involved

(File photo)
(File photo)

Assault on UBCO security guard now a homicide

No students were said to be involved

(File photo)
Kelowna RCMP is investigating an assault that occurred at the University of British Columbia Okanagan. (File)

RCMP investigating assault at University of British Columbia Okanagan

The victim was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries

Kelowna RCMP is investigating an assault that occurred at the University of British Columbia Okanagan. (File)
RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)

RCMP issue warning after youth groped in North Vancouver park

The assault took place in Trillium Park near Seymour Heights Elementary School on Feb. 11

RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)
Police have announced the arrest, in Puerto Rico, of Conor D’Monte (inset), who is wanted in connected with the Feb. 6, 2009 murder of Kevin LeClair in a Langley shopping mall. (Langley Advance Times file)

Fugitive arrested in Puerto Rico for 2009 B.C. gang-related shooting

Conor D’Monte wanted for killing rival gang member in Langley

Police have announced the arrest, in Puerto Rico, of Conor D’Monte (inset), who is wanted in connected with the Feb. 6, 2009 murder of Kevin LeClair in a Langley shopping mall. (Langley Advance Times file)
A 1994 Ford F-150 filled with family mementos was stolen from a father in Penticton on Tuesday morning along Carmi Avenue. (Contributed)

VIDEO: Penticton man loses family mementos after truck is stolen Tuesday morning

Paul Vandenberg is asking anyone with information about the incident to come forward

A 1994 Ford F-150 filled with family mementos was stolen from a father in Penticton on Tuesday morning along Carmi Avenue. (Contributed)
Jak the police dog. (File photo)

Kelowna police dog takes down taxi theft suspect

Man faces possible charges of theft of motor vehicle and resisting arrest

Jak the police dog. (File photo)
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)
Truck drivers hang a Canadian flag on the front grille of a truck parked in downtown Ottawa near Parliament Hill on Feb. 2. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian Press)

Ottawa anti-government convoy organizer Pat King denied bail

Pat King was arrested last Friday and faces several charges

Truck drivers hang a Canadian flag on the front grille of a truck parked in downtown Ottawa near Parliament Hill on Feb. 2. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian Press)
On Feb. 10 Chase RCMP responded to a report of a pistol falling from a man’s waistband. The man was located by police and now faces multiple charges. (File photo)
On Feb. 10 Chase RCMP responded to a report of a pistol falling from a man’s waistband. The man was located by police and now faces multiple charges. (File photo)
Kamloops RCMP Supt. Sydney Lecky presents six-year-old Jane Deelstra with a Kamloops RCMP Certificate of Appreciation in recognition of the bravery she displayed after her grandmother’s vehicle crashed near Dallas Drive on Feb. 19. (Kamloops RCMP photo)

6-year-old helps save grandma, hailed as hero by Kamloops RCMP

Jane Deelstra sprang into action when her grandma had a medical event and crashed her car

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Kamloops RCMP Supt. Sydney Lecky presents six-year-old Jane Deelstra with a Kamloops RCMP Certificate of Appreciation in recognition of the bravery she displayed after her grandmother’s vehicle crashed near Dallas Drive on Feb. 19. (Kamloops RCMP photo)
Students protesting and chanting ‘no means no’ outside of Mt. Boucherie Secondary School (Instagram)

Protests continue as West Kelowna students fight to remove alleged sexual abuser

‘No means no’ protest at Stuart park Sunday Feb. 27 at noon

Students protesting and chanting ‘no means no’ outside of Mt. Boucherie Secondary School (Instagram)
Police are searching for Jessica Marie Henry, 33, who was last seen in Vernon on Monday, Feb. 21, 2022. (RCMP photo)

Missing woman last seen in Vernon

Police are searching for Jessica Marie Henry, last seen on Feb. 21

Police are searching for Jessica Marie Henry, 33, who was last seen in Vernon on Monday, Feb. 21, 2022. (RCMP photo)