Saanich Police Department

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Cougar spotted near Saanich park

Police warning residents to be cautious, keep pets inside

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Saanich police were called to break up a large gathering of young people near Northridge Elementary School on the evening of Aug. 14. (Black Press Media file photo)

Police break up large gathering of about 100 youth in Saanich neighbourhood

Some party goers became verbally aggressive, reports of weapons, police say

Saanich police were called to break up a large gathering of young people near Northridge Elementary School on the evening of Aug. 14. (Black Press Media file photo)
(Left to right) Oak Bay Police Chief Ray Bernoties, Oak Bay Mayor Kevin Murdoch, Saanich Mayor Fred Haynes and Saanich Police Chief Scott Green show off the newly minted 2020-2025 Service Agreement. (Photo submitted by Fred Haynes)

Saanich, Oak Bay announce new five-year policing agreement to share resources, control costs

New agreement ‘a win-win’ for both municipalities, Saanich mayor says

(Left to right) Oak Bay Police Chief Ray Bernoties, Oak Bay Mayor Kevin Murdoch, Saanich Mayor Fred Haynes and Saanich Police Chief Scott Green show off the newly minted 2020-2025 Service Agreement. (Photo submitted by Fred Haynes)
Saanich police say 18 cannabis plants were seized after they were discovered in the Panama Flats. (Twitter/Saanich Police)

Eighteen unattended cannabis plants discovered near Saanich trail

Plants cannot legally be grown in public spaces

Saanich police say 18 cannabis plants were seized after they were discovered in the Panama Flats. (Twitter/Saanich Police)
Saanich police are investigating a string of break-ins at an Island Health facility in Saanich. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)

Police investigating string of break-ins at closed Saanich care home

Electronics, tools reported stolen from Mount Tolmie Hospital

Saanich police are investigating a string of break-ins at an Island Health facility in Saanich. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)
Saanich police are searching for a male suspect accused of making fraudulent purchases with stolen credit and debit cards. (Photo via Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers)

Saanich police search for suspect accused of using stolen credit, debit cards

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers says suspect made numerous fraudulent purchases

Saanich police are searching for a male suspect accused of making fraudulent purchases with stolen credit and debit cards. (Photo via Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers)
Saanich police were called to investigate a collision involving a cyclist and a driver near the Cordova Bay Golf Course on Aug. 6. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)
Saanich police were called to investigate a collision involving a cyclist and a driver near the Cordova Bay Golf Course on Aug. 6. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)
The Saanich Police Department received a call about a hot dog being used as a projectile on Aug. 4. (Black Press Media file photo)

Flying hot dog strikes Saanich pedestrian

Police called to 4200-block of Quadra Street for hot dog incident

The Saanich Police Department received a call about a hot dog being used as a projectile on Aug. 4. (Black Press Media file photo)
Saanich police are investigating a series of unprovoked assaults. (Black Press Media file photo)

Saanich police search for potential victims, witnesses after series of unprovoked assaults

Police are looking for more information about two incidents from June 12

Saanich police are investigating a series of unprovoked assaults. (Black Press Media file photo)
Saanich Police has safely located missing 25-year-old Saanich resident Yuhan Jin. (Photo via Saanich Police Department)

UPDATED: Missing 25-year-old Saanich woman found Saturday

Yuhan Jin thought to be travelling by foot or bus, carrying two suitcases

Saanich Police has safely located missing 25-year-old Saanich resident Yuhan Jin. (Photo via Saanich Police Department)
Saanich police are looking for a suspect involved in a road rage incident between a motorist and cyclist. (Black Press Media file photo)

Saanich police search for cyclist accused of spitting in driver’s face

Assault took place on July 22 on Sayward Road, police say

Saanich police are looking for a suspect involved in a road rage incident between a motorist and cyclist. (Black Press Media file photo)
Saanich police investigate the theft of more than $2000 in stolen construction equipment. (Black Press Media file photo)

Saanich police find stolen construction equipment after tools posted for sale online

Equipment worth more than $2,000 reported stolen from Feltham Road property

Saanich police investigate the theft of more than $2000 in stolen construction equipment. (Black Press Media file photo)
Police are warning the public after a possible bear sighting in the 300-block of Viaduct Avenue West Wednesday night. (Bill Pennell/Unsplash)
Police are warning the public after a possible bear sighting in the 300-block of Viaduct Avenue West Wednesday night. (Bill Pennell/Unsplash)
Saanich police increase road checks to target impaired drivers over the summer. (Black Press Media file photo)

Saanich police target impaired drivers with increased road checks

Summer sees 40 per cent of impaired driving-related deaths in B.C.

Saanich police increase road checks to target impaired drivers over the summer. (Black Press Media file photo)
A reported cougar sighting near Cordova Bay prompted a warning from police. (Unsplash)

Cougar sighting near Cordova Bay prompts police warning

Be mindful of surroundings, family members, pets, says Saanich police

A reported cougar sighting near Cordova Bay prompted a warning from police. (Unsplash)
Saanich police say 15-year-old Emilie Pattie, who was the subject of a missing person report last week, has been located safe. (Black Press Media file photo)

UPDATED: Missing 15-year-old Saanich girl located safe

Emilie Pattie has been returned home, police say

Saanich police say 15-year-old Emilie Pattie, who was the subject of a missing person report last week, has been located safe. (Black Press Media file photo)
Fleeing unlicensed motorcyclist caught after crashing in Saanich

Fleeing unlicensed motorcyclist caught after crashing in Saanich

36-year-old man faces a slew of charges after early morning domestic dispute call

Fleeing unlicensed motorcyclist caught after crashing in Saanich
The Saanich Police Department is looking for witnesses or video footage from the area after a woman was punched in the face by a stranger in Cadboro Bay. (Black Press Media file photo)

Woman punched in the face during unprovoked attack on Saanich beach

Police looking for witnesses, video footage from the area

The Saanich Police Department is looking for witnesses or video footage from the area after a woman was punched in the face by a stranger in Cadboro Bay. (Black Press Media file photo)
Since January, police have recorded more than 114 excessive speeding incidents compared to 78 by this time in 2019. (Black Press Media file photo)

Six more speeders stuck with tickets in Saanich as excessive speeding spike continues

Police report nearly 115 excessive speeding incidents in 2020 so far

Since January, police have recorded more than 114 excessive speeding incidents compared to 78 by this time in 2019. (Black Press Media file photo)
Saanich police took one man into custody after responding to reports of a man carrying a firearm at Mount Douglas Park on July 17. (Black Press Media/News Staff)
Saanich police took one man into custody after responding to reports of a man carrying a firearm at Mount Douglas Park on July 17. (Black Press Media/News Staff)