Media Release

New Year’s Message

Posted by on January 14, 2013 at 12:48 pm

January 7, 2013 For immediate release:             Saanichton, B.C. The Central Saanich Police Service would like to take this opportunity to extend our best wishes for a safe and prosperous New Year to all our E-Alert subscribers. We thank you for your participation and interest and we are committed to continuing to provide timely and [...]

Vehicle Break In’s and Vandalism

Posted by on October 24, 2012 at 3:29 pm

Saanichton, B.C. Central Saanich Police Service is investigating a recent rash of vehicles being broken into in the Keating Cross Road and Tanner Ridge areas. Over the past few nights there have been several  incidents of crimes involving  theft and vandalism to cars.   Some of the vehicles were broken into and items stolen.   However, in [...]

The Amanda Todd Tragedy

Posted by on October 18, 2012 at 2:10 pm

I think we all grieved  upon hearing the details in the news coverage of the suicide of the young Coquitlam teen Amanda Todd.   As the story unfolded, many of us tried to make sense of the death of such a young girl with so much promise.  Instead of dreaming of her future like most 15 [...]

New Recruits off to Police Academy

Posted by on June 27, 2012 at 10:00 am

Sgt. Andy Duke recently completed the process of selecting two new recruits to join the Central Saanich Police Service.  The two successful candidtates were Anil APA (left) and Nigel SMALLWOOD (right).   Sgt. Duke has provided  some insight into  our selection process and given us some background into our candidate’s experience and education.     [...]

Lock Away Your Garage Door Openers!

Posted by on May 15, 2012 at 11:07 am

After an attempt break and enter to a home on Stelly’s Cross Road early yesterday morning,  Central Saanich Police Service is reminding our E-Alert Community that burglars will sometimes access homes in ways we don’t always suspect. Central Saanich Police responded to a home in the Stelly’s Cross Road neighbourhood after a resident reported waking [...]

Business Break and Enter Attempt

Posted by on May 3, 2012 at 10:55 am

Central Saanich Police Service is investigating a break and enter attempt to  a business in Brentwood Bay that occurred this morning.  At approximately 2:40am  police responded to an alarm at a business in the 7000 block of West Saanich Road.     Upon arrival officers located evidence of a break and enter attempt, however, the break-in was [...]

Lock it or Lose it

Posted by on April 25, 2012 at 1:30 pm

  Central Saanich Police Service is reminding our E-Alert community to lock your cars and remove any valuables. Late Monday afternoon a local resident parked her car in a shopping area in the Saanichton Village.    The woman had left her vehicle for a short time, however, when she returned she determined that her car had [...]

Police Seek Public Assistance

Posted by on April 16, 2012 at 8:48 am

Central Saanich Police Service is investigating a targeted home invasion that occurred earlier this week at a residence in Central Saanich. Police received a 911 call from a home in the 6800 Block of East Saanich Road shortly before 10pm on April 10, 2012.    The caller reported a  home invasion  had just occurred and the [...]

Police Warn Of Very Convincing Fraudster In Latest Credit Card Scam Alert

Posted by on April 5, 2012 at 9:32 am

Central Saanich Police Service is warning our E-Alert Community of an evolving  credit card scam.  The scam starts when someone calls your house claiming to be  “Security”  or a  “Fraud investigator”  with a major credit card company.   These scammers will already have your name, address  and credit card information when they make the call and [...]

Residential Break and Enter in Saanichton

Posted by on February 9, 2012 at 11:58 am

Central Saanich Police Service is advising our community of a daytime residential Break and Enter that occurred yesterday afternoon in the 6900blk of Central Saanich Road.     This incident follows a previous  residential Break and Enter reported last week in the 7400blk of East Saanich Road. At yesterday’s Break and Enter it appears the culprit(s) entered [...]