Central Saanich Police Board Appoints Police Chief

The Central Saanich Police Board is pleased to announce the appointment of the next Chief Constable of the Central Saanich Police Service. Chief Superintendent Ian Lawson of the RCMP will be sworn in at the end of April; his hiring follows the retirement of Chief Constable Les Sylven. “Chief Superintendent Lawson is a highly experienced […]

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Protest Response – A message from Acting Chief, Derren Lench

I would like to take the opportunity to thank community members for patience during Wednesday’s planned protest.  Law enforcement agencies have options when responding to such circumstances and use discretion when determining what actions are in the best interest of the public and those directly involved with the first priority being safety.  We learned that […]

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Allegations Against Daycare Employee

File Number: 2019-4284 Central Saanich, B.C., December 17, 2019 – The Central Saanich Police Service is currently looking into recent allegations of concern involving a male teacher at the Montessori Educare Daycare, located at 7925 East Saanich Road, Saanichton. “We received information late last week and our officers worked on the case throughout the weekend,” […]

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Residential Break and Enters – Tips for Home Owners

Central Saanich has experienced a series of residential break and enters and while our officers continue to investigate the incidents, please share the following tips to reduce the risk of victimization: As it gets dark, look like you are home.  Keep outdoor lights on including in your backyard, particularly if your backyard is private. If […]

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Missing Person

Central Saanich Police seek public assistance in locating a missing person.  Keith Edward Webber is a 54 year-old Caucasian male approximately 6 feet tall, 170 pounds with dark grey shoulder length hair, blue eyes, and short facial hair.  He was last seen wearing a black leather jacket. Colleagues became concerned when he did not attend […]

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Now Hiring – Civilian Member

Position Title: Client Services – Civilian Member Permanent Part-Time Position, Wage Range $26.42/hr – $33.62/hr Position Required to work Thursdays and Fridays 8:30 am to 4:30 pm with paid lunch break. Posting Close Date: Friday October 11, 2019 at 4 pm. Central Saanich Police Service is looking for an individual committed to delivering the highest […]

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Tanner Ridge Home Break and Enter

A home in the Tanner Ridge area was broken into over the weekend while unoccupied. While our officers continue to investigate the incident, we encourage homeowners to consider the following: Participate in Block Watch – contact our office for more information, 250-652-4441.2. Get to know your neighbours and advise trusted neighbours when you are on […]

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Seeking Witnesses to Handgun Fired at Island View Beach

Central Saanich Police are investigating a report of a male shooting a handgun on the beach in Island View Regional Park last evening around 6:30 pm. Officers arrived quickly and arrested a male, they also located and seized a weapon. Several beachgoers observed the event and left the scene prior to police arrival. Officers hope […]

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Home Security while On Vacation

Going away?  Here are some ways to protect your home: • Tell trusted neighbours that you will be away and ask them to watch your home and call police if they notice anything suspicious. • Tell them how they can reach you and when you expect to return. • Put lights, radio and/or TV on […]

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