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The Victoria Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating missing woman Victoria Sparkes. (Courtesy VicPD)

FOUND: Missing woman Victoria Sparkes found safe

Woman was reported missing on April 11

The Victoria Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating missing woman Victoria Sparkes. (Courtesy VicPD)
Ian Indridson was last seen the morning of Jan. 10 in Victoria. (Courtesy of VicPD)

MISSING: Search for Ian Indridson continues three months after he was last seen

He’s described as Caucasian, 5’11”, with a slim build and short brown salt and pepper hair

Ian Indridson was last seen the morning of Jan. 10 in Victoria. (Courtesy of VicPD)
RCMP report a 13-year-old Ladysmith girl missing for two weeks was reported safe. While police and media don’t typically identify missing youth located safely, the search for Payton MacDonald was highly publicized and the public showed great concern. (Courtesy RCMP)

Missing Ladysmith teen reported safe after RCMP plea for information

Father arrested after refusing to disclose daughter’s location

RCMP report a 13-year-old Ladysmith girl missing for two weeks was reported safe. While police and media don’t typically identify missing youth located safely, the search for Payton MacDonald was highly publicized and the public showed great concern. (Courtesy RCMP)
An age-enhanced sketch released on the 30th anniversary of Michael Dunahee’s disappearance shows what he may look like in 2021. (Courtesy of VicPD)
An age-enhanced sketch released on the 30th anniversary of Michael Dunahee’s disappearance shows what he may look like in 2021. (Courtesy of VicPD)
An arrest warrant has been Jesse Bennett who, along with his young daughter Violet, has been missing since Jan. 23. Bennett is wanted for abduction in contravention of a custody order. (RCMP handout)

UPDATED: Arrest warrant issued for Cowichan’s Jesse Bennett in abduction of his daughter

Bennett and daughter Violet were reported missing on Jan. 24

An arrest warrant has been Jesse Bennett who, along with his young daughter Violet, has been missing since Jan. 23. Bennett is wanted for abduction in contravention of a custody order. (RCMP handout)
RCMP are asking for the public’s help in locating a 13-year-old Ladysmith girl who is considered missing. (Photo submitted)

Ladysmith girl missing, father arrested for failing to disclose daughter’s location

13-year-old last seen on Harbour View Road in Ladysmith

RCMP are asking for the public’s help in locating a 13-year-old Ladysmith girl who is considered missing. (Photo submitted)
Gilles Arsenault has been found safe. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

UPDATE: Gilles Arsenault found safe

The 39-year-old was the subject of a missing person alert on March 16

Gilles Arsenault has been found safe. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
Nanaimo RCMP are looking for a 34-year-old who hasn’t been in contact with her family. (Photo submitted)

UPDATE: Search continues for missing Nanaimo woman who may have been seen in Harewood

RCMP issue press release asking for public’s help in locating 34-year-old

Nanaimo RCMP are looking for a 34-year-old who hasn’t been in contact with her family. (Photo submitted)
Missing man Errol “Wayne” McKay, 40, stands 5’11” and has a slim build. (Courtesy of VicPD)

UPDATE: Missing Victoria man located safe

Errol ‘Wayne’ McKay last seen Feb. 20 in 200-block of Gorge Road East

Missing man Errol “Wayne” McKay, 40, stands 5’11” and has a slim build. (Courtesy of VicPD)
Missing man Michel Valle was last seen in Esquimalt Feb. 20. (Courtesy West Shore RCMP)

UPDATE: Man last seen in Esquimalt found safe, says West Shore RCMP

Man reported missing Feb. 27, confirmed safe MArch 8

Missing man Michel Valle was last seen in Esquimalt Feb. 20. (Courtesy West Shore RCMP)
A 82-year-old woman has been found safe after going missing Feb. 25, Victoria police confirmed March 2. (Black Press Media file photo)
A 82-year-old woman has been found safe after going missing Feb. 25, Victoria police confirmed March 2. (Black Press Media file photo)
A 23-year-old missing man was found safe Feb. 27, according to Central Saanich police. (Black Press Media file photo)

UPDATE: Missing man spotted in Central Saanich found safe

23-year-old found 11 days after being sighted

A 23-year-old missing man was found safe Feb. 27, according to Central Saanich police. (Black Press Media file photo)
Nanaimo RCMP hope the public can help locate a 35-year-old man who was reported missing Tuesday. (Photo submitted)

Nanaimo man missing, family says he made ‘troubling’ comments

RCMP turn to public to help find missing 35-year-old man

Nanaimo RCMP hope the public can help locate a 35-year-old man who was reported missing Tuesday. (Photo submitted)
VicPD looking for missing 16-year-old, Lia Barker. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)

MISSING: Lia Barker last seen in Victoria on Feb. 1

Police are concerned about how long the 16-year-old has been missing

VicPD looking for missing 16-year-old, Lia Barker. (Photo courtesy of VicPD)
Nanaimo RCMP say a 28-year-old man who hadn’t been seen by his immediate family since Jan. 1 has been found. (Photo submitted)

UPDATE: RCMP say Nanaimo man missing since start of new year found safe

28-year-old outdoorsman had been out of contact with family

Nanaimo RCMP say a 28-year-old man who hadn’t been seen by his immediate family since Jan. 1 has been found. (Photo submitted)
Ian Indridson, left, and wife Gloria Mendez pose with Santa in 2018. Indridson has been missing since Jan. 10, 2022. (Courtesy of Gloria Mendez)

‘I’m not going to give up on him’: Victoria woman continues search for missing husband

Ian Indridson, 54, hasn’t been seen since he left his home early Jan. 10

Ian Indridson, left, and wife Gloria Mendez pose with Santa in 2018. Indridson has been missing since Jan. 10, 2022. (Courtesy of Gloria Mendez)
VicPD have cancelled an alert after locating high-risk and vulnerable missing youth Sunday afternoon after having issued said alert earlier Sunday. (Black Press Media file photo)

UPDATE: VicPD has found 12-year-old youth missing since Sunday morning

Police had issued an alert to help find the high-risk missing, vulnerable youth Sunday

VicPD have cancelled an alert after locating high-risk and vulnerable missing youth Sunday afternoon after having issued said alert earlier Sunday. (Black Press Media file photo)
Saanich police have located a 16-year-old missing tean. (Black Press Media file photo)

UPDATE: High-risk missing Saanich teen found safe

16-year-old missing from Friday night to Sunday afternoon

Saanich police have located a 16-year-old missing tean. (Black Press Media file photo)
Bear Henry was found alive and well after not being seen since being reported missing on Nov. 27. (Screenshot courtesy of Klasom Satlt’xw Losah Facebook)

Missing person Bear Henry found safe after three months in the Vancouver Island bush

Henry hadn’t been seen since Nov. 27 in the Lake Cowichan area

Bear Henry was found alive and well after not being seen since being reported missing on Nov. 27. (Screenshot courtesy of Klasom Satlt’xw Losah Facebook)
On Feb. 8, police reported a Salmon Arm man wanted by the RCMP and missing since Jan. 21 was arrested in Ontario. (File photo)

Wanted Salmon Arm man missing with two daughters arrested in Ontario

RCMP reported man went missing from Salmon Arm home on Jan. 21

On Feb. 8, police reported a Salmon Arm man wanted by the RCMP and missing since Jan. 21 was arrested in Ontario. (File photo)