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The accused father walking into the Kelowna Courthouse (Jacqueline Gelineau/Capital News)

Kelowna man charged for threatening to release naked video of daughter

Kelowna man charged with extortion will get the final verdict on Monday

 

A stock photo of a 2005 grey Honda Civic, similar to the type Jesse and Violet Bennett may be travelling in. (RCMP Handout)

Police looking for a 2005 grey Honda Civic in case of missing B.C. father and daughter

Man believed to be evading contact may be driving a 2005 grey Honda Civic, according to police

 

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Kelowna RCMP service dog Jak gets his man

Several charges are pending against the suspect

 

Midway RCMP arrested three suspects who allegedly fled police in Oliver in this late-model Dodge Caliber. One of the suspects allegedly backed the car into a police cruiser, denting the Dodge’s rear passenger quarter-panel. Photo: Submitted

Boundary RCMP use spike belt to nab suspects who fled Okanagan police

Suspects could face a ‘plethora’ of criminal charges, says Mountie

Midway RCMP arrested three suspects who allegedly fled police in Oliver in this late-model Dodge Caliber. One of the suspects allegedly backed the car into a police cruiser, denting the Dodge’s rear passenger quarter-panel. Photo: Submitted
Ocean Park residents Gordon and Ester Rice recently lost $8,900 due to a fraud. (Aaron Hinks photo)

Swindler pretends to be grandson, scams B.C. seniors out of $8,900

Surrey RCMP are investigating as couple issues warning to others to be on their guard

Ocean Park residents Gordon and Ester Rice recently lost $8,900 due to a fraud. (Aaron Hinks photo)
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Arson suspected in fire that destroyed Grand Forks-area business

Mounties’ investigation draws in specialist squad from Nelson

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Firearms seized on Jan.13 (Kelowna RCMP)

Guns, drugs, heavy equipment and a crossbow seized by Kelowna RCMP

RCMP executed search warrants in Lake Country, Penticton and West Kelowna

Firearms seized on Jan.13 (Kelowna RCMP)
Kristina Hoy

UPDATE: Missing Vernon woman found safe

RCMP thank the public for its help in locating 38-year-old woman, last seen Jan. 21

Kristina Hoy
Creston RCMP say five people were arrested Saturday at a local hockey game. (File photo)

5 arrested for ignoring COVID-19 rules at Creston hockey game

Police removed them from premises when they refused to leave

Creston RCMP say five people were arrested Saturday at a local hockey game. (File photo)
Police in Nanaimo found prohibited weapons, drugs, cash and an improvised explosive device in a vehicle stopped this past weekend for having no insuranc. (Photo submitted)

Vernon man arrested after bomb and guns found in uninsured vehicle on Vancouver Island

31-year-old released as Nanaimo RCMP continue to investigate

Police in Nanaimo found prohibited weapons, drugs, cash and an improvised explosive device in a vehicle stopped this past weekend for having no insuranc. (Photo submitted)
The next appearance in Salmon Arm court for Dorian Bell, 32, charged with dangerous driving causing death in a May 2021 crash in Sicamous, will be Feb. 1, 2022. (File photo)

Man charged in crash that caused death of Shuswap woman changes plea to not guilty

Dorian Bell, 32, was not sentenced in Salmon Arm court but instead will undergo preliminary inquiry

The next appearance in Salmon Arm court for Dorian Bell, 32, charged with dangerous driving causing death in a May 2021 crash in Sicamous, will be Feb. 1, 2022. (File photo)
Memorial set up for Austyn Godfrey at the dog park on Glenmore Road. (Jordy Cunningham/ Kelowna Capital News)

No answers a week after dog park death, as other unsolved murders loom in Kelowna

Austyn Godfrey’s death is still being investigated while others have gone cold

Memorial set up for Austyn Godfrey at the dog park on Glenmore Road. (Jordy Cunningham/ Kelowna Capital News)
Composite sketches show what a man whose remains were found on the back side of Sulphur Mountain in Banff National Park about 20 years ago may have looked like. (Banff RCMP)

‘It’s solvable’: Banff RCMP hoping to identify man’s remains recovered decades ago

Skeleton discovered by a tour guide on the backside of Sulphur Mountain in 1998

Composite sketches show what a man whose remains were found on the back side of Sulphur Mountain in Banff National Park about 20 years ago may have looked like. (Banff RCMP)
A photo of Clifton Johnston is placed against a rock in front of the Port Alberni Friendship Center during a candlelight vigil for the young man. (SUSAN QUINN/Alberni Valley News)

16-year-old charged with murder in 2021 stabbing outside B.C. friendship centre

Clifton Johnston found lying in the grass in Port Alberni last March, suspect arrested next day

A photo of Clifton Johnston is placed against a rock in front of the Port Alberni Friendship Center during a candlelight vigil for the young man. (SUSAN QUINN/Alberni Valley News)
14 criminal charges have been filed against 41-year-old Cameron Edward Jake Urquhart accused in the violent attack on staff at the Village of Keremeos offices. (Facebook)

Arrest after sledgehammer and knife attack on Village of Keremeos staff

The 41-year-old man is accused of assaulted employees and a police officer

14 criminal charges have been filed against 41-year-old Cameron Edward Jake Urquhart accused in the violent attack on staff at the Village of Keremeos offices. (Facebook)
PACT is a multidisciplinary team working to help people in crisis (PACT/Kelowna RCMP)

Kelowna RCMP and Interior Health raise awareness around mental health

The Police and Crisis Team (PACT) works with a Registered Psychiatric Nurse

PACT is a multidisciplinary team working to help people in crisis (PACT/Kelowna RCMP)
The highway was closed for the incident for several hours when it occured. (File photo)

Semi-driver from Surrey dies following collision outside of Golden

A 51-year-old man from Surrey was pronounced dead at the scene.

The highway was closed for the incident for several hours when it occured. (File photo)
A crash near Enderby closed the highway for seven hours Friday night. (DriveBC map)

One dead, 2 seriously injured in Enderby crash

‘A dense fog that settled in the area had reduced visibility to nearly zero at the time of the crash’

A crash near Enderby closed the highway for seven hours Friday night. (DriveBC map)
Pokémon GO is an augmented-reality smartphone game. (File photo)

Group of ‘aggressive’ men corner young woman, friend playing Pokémon GO in Chase

Chase RCMP said the men accused the friends of criminal activity

Pokémon GO is an augmented-reality smartphone game. (File photo)
The Independent Investigations Office of BC (IIO) has cleared officers with the Vernon North Okanagan RCMP of any wrongdoing in the arrest of a woman in December 2020, which left her with a serious eye injury. (File Photo)

Vernon police cleared of wrongdoing after intoxicated woman injured during arrest

B.C. police watchdog investigated the 2020 arrest in which a woman suffered a serious eye injury

The Independent Investigations Office of BC (IIO) has cleared officers with the Vernon North Okanagan RCMP of any wrongdoing in the arrest of a woman in December 2020, which left her with a serious eye injury. (File Photo)