Drugs

Nanaimo woman sentenced to three years for trafficking heroin and fentanyl

Courtenay Cross will serve another 27 months after factoring in time already served

 

Port Hardy RCMP execute search warrant related to alleged drug dealing

“Items have been seized, evidence to support subsequent charges will likely be brought forth”

 

Nanaimo RCMP shut down ‘problem drug house’ to sound of cheers

Neighbours cheer when Nanaimo RCMP move in on nuisance house on Milton Street evening of June 10

 

Illicit-drug deaths up in B.C. and remain highest in Canada: chief coroner

More than 4,700 people have died of overdoses since B.C. declared a public health emergency in early 2016

Victoria police seize colourful drugs, cash, guns, stolen items from Quadra residence

Search is on for Victoria man and woman in relation to the crimes

Suspected drug dealer calls Victoria-area RCMP after being robbed

Police investigating three individuals after the April 28 incident

Cocaine and cash left at Vancouver Island business, RCMP want to talk to owner

Person appears to have mistakenly left four ounces of cocaine and more than $20,000

Alberta man who took magic mushrooms found not guilty of assaulting professor

Judge accepted that Matthew Brown didn’t remember the attack and found him not guilty

RCMP bust drug lab on Nanaimo’s Hammond Bay Road

No information yet on types of drugs found or arrests made

Nine-year jail sentence proposed for Saanich cross-border drug smuggler

William Milton Barnes pleaded guilty to three charges related to drug delivery

No negligence in RCMP actions in B.C. teen’s overdose death: Watchdog

Police acted properly when they responded to the first reports of the boy being in distress

Our View: Talking to kids about drugs

Communication is even more vital in the wake of an apparent overdose death

  • Aug 20, 2019

Dealer arrested, cash, nine vehicles and festival-bound drugs seized

Dealer busted en route to electronic music festival

New roadside testing device can’t identify drug impairment says Vancouver lawyer

Lawyer says similar devices vulnerable to court challenge, testing for drugs different to alcohol

Central Saanich Police seize $50,000 worth of drugs, $35,000 in cash

A 28-year-old man is in custody after a search warrant was executed in the 1500-block of Keating Cross Road

Small West Coast community rallies against drugs and alcohol

Citizens of Hitacu near Ucluelet vow to make community safe again

Drugs, knives, cash seized by Victoria Police at downtown address

A man and woman are in custody, facing nine charges

Island Health, service providers meeting to talk about used needles in Victoria

Recent public needle-prick incidents prompt call to reduce number of needles found

Island Health: No need for alarm in wake of Victoria needle-prick incidents

Three incidents in a week prompts meeting between health authority, city service providers