“Don’t get Sextorted”

The Canadian Centre for Child Protection (C3P) has seen an 89% increase over the past two years* in online sextortion cases among teenage boys, prompting them to develop Canada’s first awareness and prevention campaign for boys. The new campaign uses humour to connect with boys and deliver the serious message of “don’t get sextorted.” The […]

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Missing Children’s Day – May 25th

May 25 is International Missing Children’s Day. Learn more about protecting your children, what to do if a child or young adult is missing and efforts to reunite missing children with their families. www.missingkids.ca operated by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection.

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Chief makes a Splash at Special Olympic Fundraiser

Central Saanich Police Chief Les Sylven got down and wet on the weekend to help raise money for Special Olympics BC. This was a weekend long “Free the Fuzz” Law Enforcement Torch Run fundraiser at Uptown Mall. Special Olympics BC provides opportunities for athletes of all ages and levels to improve their health and well-being, […]

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New Recruit Competition on Now! – Closes June 1st

If you have been thinking about a career in policing, the Central Saanich Police Service is now accepting applications for a competition for new recruit constable. Cover letters and resumes will be accepted until 4:00pm on June 1, 2017. For more information on police constable qualifications and the hiring selection process, please go to our […]

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Charges Laid in B&E and Farm Stand Theft

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 Possessing […]

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Central Saanich Members Named To Alexa’s Team 2016

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 for […]

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Sharing Someone’s Sext is Illegal – Learn 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 it […]

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Theft From Vehicles – Protect Yourself

  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 from […]

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Caroline Parsons Joins CSPS

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, […]

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Free The Fuzz Event – April 28-30

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 Department […]

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