Distracted Driving Penalties Increased

Effective June 1, 2016, the fine for a distracted driving violation ticket has more than doubled, from $167 to $368. The number of associated penalty points applied to a driver’s record ha...

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SVCPC Volunteers Join the Vancouver Police Department

Three of our former volunteers have recently joined the ranks of the Vancouver Police Department! Firstly, Congratulations to Mitch Tong who first began at the SVCPC in 2003 as part of a hig...

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Opportunity to Serve on our Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is making preparations for its Annual General Meeting that will be held in June, 2016. We invite you to consider an opportunity to participate in our organization by s...

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Vancouver Police Department 2016 Commendation Ceremony

January 19th was a tremendous day for the SVCPC at the Vancouver Police Beyond The Call Award Ceremony. Adrien Balazs, Executive Director of the SVCPC, received the inaugural Jim and Vicki C...

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Businesses and Tax Scams

Overview As we are approaching tax time, fraudsters will use this opportunity to attempt to scam consumers and businesses out of their hard earned money. The most common approach fraudsters&...

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VPD Special Fraud Alert

Police are warning residents to be careful of unsolicited phone calls from anyone asking for donations or personal information. Financial crime investigators recently received a report of a ...

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Are you helping theives? (VPD Media Release)

Are you helping theives? (VPD Media Release)

        Visit Vancouver Police website for more information about home security.  The VPD Media Release was issued about a month ago, and it continues to be an important...

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Pedestrian Safety – Campaign – November 2013

Pedestrian Safety – Campaign – November 2013

The Vancouver Police and ICBC launched a Pedestrian Safety Campaign. The volunteers at South Vancouver Community Policing Centre will be mobilized to go to the high incident intersections to...

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VPD Appeal to the Victims of “Blessing” Scam

VPD Appeal to the Victims of “Blessing” Scam

The Vancouver Police is appealing to the recent victims of the “Blessing” scam.  Please read the full details using the link below. The Ming Pao news (link below) has a news art...

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RFID Technology

     Radio Frequency IDentification Technology There is a growing concern over “electronic pickpocketing” of RFID embedded credit cards.  To respond to this concern, the Cri...

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