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BC’s Biggest Names to Support Safer Communities

BC’s Biggest Names to Support Safer Communities

Premier Christy Clark, Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson and Sarah McLachlan will join the Chief of Police and the VPF on Tuesday, February 25.

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VPD SHADES ‘N’ STACHE

VPD SHADES ‘N’ STACHE

During November each year, Movember, an official global charity, is responsible for the sprouting of millions of moustaches around the world.

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VPD launches Operation Lock-Up

VPD launches Operation Lock-Up

The VPD is committed to reducing property crime in Vancouver and is making unprecedented efforts to tackle property crime.

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VPF Selected as Chevron Summer Cinema Series 2013 Beneficiary

VPF Selected as Chevron Summer Cinema Series 2013 Beneficiary

The Vancouver Police Foundation has been selected as one of the two benefiting charities at the Chevron Summer Cinema Series 2013, “In the park after dark”. The free outdoor movie event at Ceperely Meadows (Second Beach) in Stanley Park, will showcase the Vancouver Police Foundation and […]

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A Thank You Message from Linda Malcolm, VPD Sex Industry Liaison Officer

A Thank You Message from Linda Malcolm, VPD Sex Industry Liaison Officer

To the Vancouver Police Foundation members: This is a special thank you for your generous funding that was provided to positively impact the lives of many of the women working in the sex industry, predominately in the Downtown Eastside. Your funding has touched the lives of […]

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Chief Chu Thanks VPF Members for Successful Riot Poster Campaign

The Vancouver Police Department’s Chief Constable Jim Chu recently sent the Vancouver Police Foundation a letter thanking all Foundation Members for the VPF’s contribution to the Integrated Riot Investigation Team’s massive poster campaign. On March 8, 2012 70,000 were posters handed out in less than 12 […]

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70,000 Posters of Suspected Rioters to Hit the Streets

Inspector Les Yeo Integrated Riot Investigation Team This morning are launching a major poster campaign that will blanket the region with posters featuring 100 rioters.  The public support has been incredible.  In two weeks we were able to assemble over 340 volunteers and 70 police officers to […]

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VPF Funds Riot Poster

VPF Funds Riot Poster

On November 16th the VPD launched a poster campaign to enlist the public’s support in identifying suspected rioters. During a 12-hour period, a team of 150 volunteers distributed 35,000 posters featuring photos of 104 suspected rioters. Reaction to the poster was tremendous. People came down from […]

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VPF Keeps Kids Safe at Queen Alexandra Elementary

VPF  Keeps Kids Safe at Queen Alexandra Elementary

This summer, the VPF awarded $25,000 to KidSafe, an organization that provides nurturing safe havens for vulnerable inner-city children when schools are traditionally closed. Our funding helped KidSafe provide 280 hours of programming to 350 at risk children and youth. We recently heard back from them […]

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Mounted Squad Benefits from London Drugs’ Love

Mounted Squad Benefits from London Drugs’ Love

As one of the businesses affected by the June 15 Stanley Cup riots, London Drugs was keen to find a way to acknowledge the Vancouver Police Department and the officers who helped their staff to safety that night. The company recognized the goodwill amongst Vancouver’s citizens […]

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