Vancouver police arrest six men, seek seventh in gang crackdown

VANCOUVER, B.C. - Vancouver police say they've made a huge dent in the gang warfare that's plaguing the region by arresting six people and dismantling a crime group they say is responsible for much of the gun violence.A warrant has been issued for a seventh man on four counts of firearms charges."...

Friday, April 24, 2009, 12:59 AM

Police seek public help after two more shot dead in Vancouver

VANCOUVER, B.C. - Bullet holes in the window draw eyes upward to an apartment where two people lay dead - victims of Metro Vancouver's latest shooting.The two side-by-side punctures in the glass are partially covered by vertical blinds. Out front, yellow crime scene police tape surrounds the...

Wednesday, March 11, 2009, 12:36 AM

Suburban sex-trade workers more vulnerable than those in city: former prostitute

VANCOUVER - Suburban prostitutes are more vulnerable to attack or even murder because of a lack of support services compared with their big-city counterparts, says a former sex-trade worker who once strolled the streets of small-town British Columbia.Ceejai Julian, a support worker with the...

Sunday, January 13, 2008, 5:30 AM