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Police search for witnesses, video after indecent act

File 22-1444 Delta Police are advising the community of an indecent act which occurred around 9 am, Jan. 21. Police were notified that a man appeared to be masturbating on a path north of Burnsview Secondary school, near the end of 77th Avenue. The youth who witnessed the incident promptly reported the matter to authorities. Police responded quickly, but were...

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Police dogs and handlers a valuable resource for Delta

They found fleeing drunk drivers, missing high-risk youth and stopped determined armed suspects – responding to a total of 1,520 calls for service in 2021. Delta’s three police dog and handler pairs, who are part of the Lower Mainland Integrated Police Dog Service, recently looked back at the past year. As part of an integrated unit, their scope of operations...

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Scammer expecting to collect cash gets arrested

File 22-972 A would-be-scammer, looking to collect $25,000 for “bail money” from a Delta resident, instead was met by police at the door and arrested. A Delta resident received a series of phone calls from someone claiming to be with the RCMP on January 13, and was told she urgently needed to provide bail money for her grandson. Notably, the...

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Delta policing priorities set with input from stakeholders, community

After a year of review, gathering input and consulting, the Delta Police Department is releasing its 2022-25 Community Safety and Well-Being plan. The plan, created with the Delta Police Board, is progressive and responsive to calls for police modernization, while keeping the philosophy of “No Call Too Small” at the forefront. The new plan embraces the principles of collaboration, service...

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Charges approved re July 2021 stabbing in North Delta

File 21-15892 (Update) On July 11, 2021 shortly after 4 am, the Delta Police were called to a disturbance at Gunderson Park in North Delta. Officers located two victims who had both been stabbed. Their injuries were serious, but not life-threatening. On December 17th, 2021, Crown Counsel approved two charges of Aggravated Assault in relation to the incident. Accused Balraj...

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Two men seriously injured after rollover crash

File 21-29207 Just after midnight Dec. 20, Delta Police responded to a report of a single vehicle collision in the 3500 block of River Road West. “The initial investigation has revealed that the driver of a truck lost control of his vehicle at a bend in the road, and it rolled a number of times,” says Cris Leykauf, spokesperson for...

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DPD seizes drugs and weapons from problem residence

File 21-27742 A search warrant executed Dec. 9 at a problem residence in North Delta yielded weapons, drugs and suspected stolen ID. Police arrested five individuals, including one for obstruction. Earlier this year the public identified a residence in North Delta to police, with concerns that drug trafficking was taking place. The Delta Police Patrol Support Team obtained a search...

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Missing Tsawwassen Woman Found Deceased

File 21-28338 UPDATE December 14, 2021: Police are confirming that Davina McKaig's death has been deemed non-suspicious in nature, and is not linked to any other recent files. Our original release, below, included a link to a number of Delta based supports, for those in the community who may have been impacted by this or other recent tragic events in...

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Police recover $45,000 in missing packages, uncover theft ring

File 21-25666 Police seized a range of consumer goods, from high end electronics, to a new mattress, to children’s goalie shin pads, after executing a search warrant on December 8, 2021. In early November Delta Police received a report from a delivery service of suspicious activity and missing shipments from a distribution facility in Delta. An investigation by the DPD’s...

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Tsawwassen woman missing, public assistance sought

File 21-28338 Updated December 11, 2021 - Photographs removed to protect family privacy. Update December 10. 2021 - Davina MCKAIG is still missing. Search and Rescue volunteers were called out, and searched well into the night. Delta Police also deployed drones in an effort to locate her. If you have CCTV and live in the area, or were driving in...