To further community awareness the Central Saanich Police Service has merged geographic information systems technology with police records management data to provide the public access to information about calls made to Central Saanich Police.
Central Saanich Police is committed to safe neighbourhoods and is an active participant in the Block Watch initiative. Central Saanich Police Service is proud to support residents in their efforts to look out for each other and do their part to prevent crimes of opportunity.
The Central Saanich Police Service provides support to families and teachers in their efforts to promote pro-social attitudes amongst our youth. Youth Liaison Officer, Cst. Glen Davies, can be reached at 250-652-4441. Please visit our youth page for valuable information to keep our youth safe.
Central Saanich Police have arrested two men in relation to a Break and Enter at Integrity Sales on Keating Cross Rd in Central Saanich. Shane Michael SMITH (44) and Gerald Francis LAKE (36) have been charged with Break and Enter with Intent to Commit and Indictable Offence, Possession of Stolen Property under $5000.00 and PossessingRead More
Four-year old Alexa Middelaer Alexa’s Team 2016 (Vancouver Island) D/C Derren Lench, Cst. Jewkes, Cst. Apa, C/Cst. Les Sylven We are proud to announce that Central Saanich Police members Cst. Jason Jewkes and Cst. Anil Apa (seen above) have been named to Alexa’s Team 2016. Each year police officers around the province are recognized forRead More
Canada now has a law to help deal with the non-consensual distribution of an intimate image. It is illegal for a person to distribute an “intimate image” of another person without that person’s consent. So, if someone has a sexual/intimate image of you that was created in private circumstances, and that person knowingly posts itRead More
Although we live in a safe community, we are vulnerable to “crime of opportunity” if we do not take precautions. Central Saanich has experienced several thefts from vehicles in the past few months. Thieves are looking for cash, wallets, phones or anything of value. Here are some simple tips to keep your vehicle fromRead More
Chief Les Sylven, Caroline Parsons, Mayor Winsor Central Saanich Police Service is proud to introduce its newest member, who was sworn-in on April 10, 2017. Caroline Parsons has spent 14-years with the Peel Regional Police before calling Central Saanich home. She brings a diverse background in policing having experience working with a Special Victims Unit,Read More
From April 28 to 30, 2017, three law enforcement officers from the Greater Victoria area will volunteer their time to camp out on scaffolding for 48 straight hours at Uptown Shopping Center in Saanich. During this time, officers from the Central Saanich Police Service, Saanich Police Department, Oak Bay Police Department, and Victoria Police DepartmentRead More
In recognition of his outstanding service and leadership, our very own Cpl. Brian Kerr (recently retired) has been appointed Member of the Order of Merit of the Police Forces by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada. Prior to joining the CSPS family 10 years ago, Brian had a long andRead More
R/Cst Gillian Bryson and Deputy Chief Derren Lench 2017 VicPD & CSPS Reserve Class The newest member of the Central Saanich Police Reserve Program was sworn in this month after graduating with her fellow VicPD colleagues. Gillian Bryson began her training in the fall of 2016, which involved hundreds of hours of classroom work over a fourRead More
Central Saanich Police are investigating the finding of several bags of clothing and other items believed to be from a theft or possibly a break-in. Here are a few of the more unique items for which police are looking to identify owners. If you see items belonging to you, please contact Cst.Piper at 250-652-4441 and quoteRead More
Mark Haney is recognized at by Chief Constable Les Sylven for his recent promotion to the rank of Sergeant. Mark is the latest member to the supervisory team and brings with him many years of experience in policing. Mark was a former member of the RCMP prior to joining Central Saanich 11 years ago. Mark has anRead More
The Central Saanich Police Service welcomed the newest member of their police family, Ryan Johnston. Ryan was sworn-in this morning in front of a large gathering of family and friends and is off to the Police Academy January 16, 2017. A local boy growing up in Victoria, Ryan comes to the service with a multitude of experiences.Read More
Area residents have been receiving phone calls from persons claiming to be employees from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). Some of these fraudulent communications involve threatening or coercive language to scare people into paying fictitious debt to the CRA. Others involve requesting personal information from the victim, insisting it is needed so that the victim can receiveRead More