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Second Annual Cops For Cancer McLean Hockey Game

Oak Bay firefighters, paramedics and police officers will strap on skates and pick up hockey sticks to take on local youngsters. The Second Annual Cops for Cancer McLean Hockey Game is on Thursday, Sept. 27, at 1:30 pm at the Oak Bay Recreation Centre. The 1st Responders will take on young hockey players drawn from Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release Sept 10-16 2018

On September 10th, 2018, at 5 pm, the Oak Bay Police Department received a report of theft of merchandise from the 2100 block of Oak Bay Ave, Oak Bay. An adult male was identified, arrested and charged with three counts of Theft under $5,000 after investigation revealed that he was responsible for three thefts in Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release Sept 3 – 9, 2018

It was back to school week and the Oak Bay Police Department focused much of their attention on the school zones.  Please remember to slow done and be extra cautious especially with the weather changing. September 3rd, police attended the 300 block of Foul Bay Rd. for a deer attack.  The complainant found a group Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release Aug 27-Sept 2, 2018

On August 27th, the police responded to an intoxicated female at the intersection of Foul Bay Road and Cadboro Bay Road. The female was lodged into cells and issued a violation ticket for being intoxicated in a public place. On August 29th, the police attended the 1000 blk of Newport Avenue for an injured deer. Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release August 20-26, 2018

On August 24th at approximately 0600 hrs, the Oak Bay Police responded to a copper theft in the underground parking lot of the Monterey Centre located at 1442 Monterey Avenue. The dayshift staff of the recreation centre reported the incident. Police attended and noted a large 3” diameter copper pipe approximately 100’ was on the Continue Reading

Media Release Update August 22, 2018

Further to our media release on August 19, 2018 regarding a stolen vehicle in Oak Bay: Oak Bay PD advises that as a result of the media coverage, a Victoria based towing company called the Oak Bay Police Department on August 21 to report that the stolen car had been towed and impounded in the Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release Aug 13-19, 2018

On Thursday, August 16th, police received a complaint of suspicious circumstance. The complainant had received a call, supposedly from the United States, asking if they wanted to cancel a salon appointment. The person was asked for their name and number before the complaint became suspicious and ended the call. The incident was reported to the Continue Reading

Weekly Media Release August 6-12, 2018

On August 7th, police received a report of theft from the 2700 Block of Burdick Ave. Sometime overnight, someone stole two “Slow” signs shaped like children. Valued at $40 each, they have the owner’s name and phone number on the bottom. On August 7th, police responded to the 1400 block of Monterey Ave for a Continue Reading

UPDATE on Missing Person (Gladys Barman)

On August 1st, we informed the public that the Cowichan Search & Rescue Team had located a deceased individual 11 kms from the point where Ms. Barman’s vehicle had been located. As foul play was not suspected, the Coroners Service was the lead and began working to positively identify the deceased. Today, the Coroner’s Office Continue Reading

Joint News Release: Suspicious Fires

News Release on behalf of the Oak Bay Police Department and Saanich Police Department August 7, 2018 ________________________________________________________________ On July 26, 2018 Oak Bay Police investigated two suspicious fires in the 2000 block of Frederick Norris Rd in Oak Bay. By way of the service agreement that exists between the Oak Bay and Saanich Police Continue Reading

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