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B.C. government employees have filed more than 500 claims of inappropriate conduct since 2000, according to a response to a freedom of information request that was posted online....
A new mental-health care facility proposed for Vancouver General Hospital has overcome the last couple of hurdles on the road to its construction. This morning (January 26), Bell...
Jim Chu began his term as Vancouver’s chief of police the morning after an animator named Paul Boyd attacked two officers and was subsequently shot and killed in the street....
Outgoing Vancouver police Chief Jim Chu is keeping tight-lipped about plans for the future. “I don’t know what I’m going to do next,” he said at a January 23 press conference. “...
Vancouver police chief Jim Chu has announced he's retiring after 36 years on the force. In a message posted on Twitter this morning (January 23), he thanked community supporters,...
Today (January 22) Co-op Radio’s W2 Media Mornings spent the majority of its hour-long broadcast talking about solitary confinement in Canadian prisons. The topic is in the news...
The average marijuana bud one finds on the streets of Vancouver has a THC concentration in the neighbourhood of 25 percent. That’s a lot stronger than what people were smoking...
Over the past few months, I’ve collected data on mental-health care needs and services in Vancouver. I’ve been doing this because, like the head of psychiatry at St. Paul’s...
In 2014, Vancouver emergency departments recorded an increase in the number of people experiencing a mental-health crisis for the fifth year in a row. St. Paul’s Hospital and...
Jodie Emery says she remains a supporter of Justin Trudeau and the Liberals after the party dropped her from its nomination race in Vancouver East. “This doesn’t change anything...

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