Canada’s big-city mayors are calling for the expedited approval of new supervised drug-consumption sites, improved data collection and the expansion of unconventional therapies, such as heroin-assi
At least three Vancouver police officers have been exposed to fentanyl during the opioid crisis.
VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – Fighting back against the deadly opioid epidemic gripping the province will be the discussion topic at a public forum tonight hosted by Vancouver mayor Gregor Robertson.
The number of inmates in federal prisons who intentionally harm themselves has more than tripled over the past decade, spiking again last year, prompting Canada’s correctional investigator to call
Merritt RCMP would like to return to the number of jail guards it once had available to watch over prisoners at the police station’s cells.
Marcus Oliver Beg thinks he’s God and that no one understands the magnitude of his powers. Others, including the police, think he’s violent, erratic and unpredictable.
The move toward marijuana legalization is … still not as coherent as it could be, let’s say.
There have been no cuts to the ranks of Nanaimo’s prison guards as the City of Nanaimo drafts a resolution.
A barrage of overdose calls marked the first week of May in Vancouver.
Alex Gervais was someone who moved.
The leaders of British Columbia’s three main political parties have all spent time on the campaign trail praising its craft-beer industry, but none has said much about one of the other most popular
A shortage of sheriffs has raised concerns that the funding of B.C.'s justice system is inadequate and some accused criminals are walking free.
About 25 people gathered at City Hall Friday afternoon to march in honour of those who lost their lives in the workplace.
Campaigning provincial politicians have dozens of changes in mind for B.C., but they are scarcely talking about the major adjustment that’s coming, regardless of who wins the election.
A rally was held over the weekend at the constituency office of the minister of Children and Family Development in Vancouver.
You can hardly open a newspaper or news website these days without finding an article on the difficulties of the sandwich generation — those poor folks simultaneously coping with the needs of child
After decades as a marijuana renegade, British Columbia is eagerly anticipating the federal government’s bill legalizing marijuana.
Dozens of Ministry of Children and Family Development employees came out to demand higher wages and proper training for B.C. social workers in Vancouver Tuesday.
Stressed, underpaid and overworked child protection staff are failing children in care, warns the union representing government workers in B.C.