Amy Reid

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No jail time for B.C. man busted in Creep Catchers sex sting

Kuljinder Singh Bhatti sentenced to one-year conditional sentence after pleading guilty to lesser charge

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This 9mm handgun was seized by police during an arrest in Abbotsford in 2016. (Black Press file photo)

Handgun ban issue fires up candidates in B.C. city

Opinions vary on whether prohibiting handguns would stop gunplay in Surrey

This 9mm handgun was seized by police during an arrest in Abbotsford in 2016. (Black Press file photo)
One of the many peacocks that reside in Surrey’s Sullivan Heights neighbourhood. (Photo: Amy Reid)

To address peacock problem, B.C. city moves ahead on trapping plan

Surrey’s new bylaw focuses on ensuring people no longer feed the birds, ahead of relocation

One of the many peacocks that reside in Surrey’s Sullivan Heights neighbourhood. (Photo: Amy Reid)
The IIO has cleared Surrey RCMP of any wrongdoing after a woman died in custody earlier this year. (File photo)

RCMP cleared after woman fatally overdoses on fentanyl

Charges not recommended after IIO says woman appears to have brought fentanyl into her cell

The IIO has cleared Surrey RCMP of any wrongdoing after a woman died in custody earlier this year. (File photo)
Campers look at water bugs during Burns Bog Society’s day camp in Delta Nature Reserve. (Submitted photo)

Thieves steal supplies, tools and juice boxes from B.C. summer camp

‘Take a moment to think about who you stole from,’ says Burns Bog Society’s Mark Robertson

Campers look at water bugs during Burns Bog Society’s day camp in Delta Nature Reserve. (Submitted photo)
(Photo: Flickr/Quidditch Canada)                                Game action from the 2016 Quidditch Canada Western regionals, held in Surrey.

VIDEO: B.C. city to host Western Regional Quidditch Championship in 2019

The fictional game in the Harry Potter series has become popular around the world, with 600 athletes in Canada alone

(Photo: Flickr/Quidditch Canada)                                Game action from the 2016 Quidditch Canada Western regionals, held in Surrey.
A fire hydrant in Langley. (Photo: Dan Ferguson/Black Press)

B.C. fire chief says there’s no need to park so far away from fire hydrants

Reducing parking distance limits from fire hydrants could create 2,650 new parking spaces in Surrey, city staff say

A fire hydrant in Langley. (Photo: Dan Ferguson/Black Press)
Surrey resident Stephanie Solem is competing in the Mrs. BC pageant this Canada Day weekend. (Submitted photo)

Surrey pageant hopeful aims to inspire others with anxiety

Sex abuse survivor Stephanie Solem is competing in the Mrs. BC pageant in Langley this Canada Day weekend

Surrey resident Stephanie Solem is competing in the Mrs. BC pageant this Canada Day weekend. (Submitted photo)
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Three reported Surrey shootings in four days

So far this year, Surrey has seen 25 shots-fired incident

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B.C. city approves plan to relocate 100 peacocks

B.C. city approves plan to relocate 100 peacocks

The plan also mean fines for anyone who feeds or houses the bird

B.C. city approves plan to relocate 100 peacocks
Joey sits on his new bed in his new room, one of 160 temporary modular suites set up to house the homeless in Whalley. (Photo: Amy Reid)

Homeless people living on ‘Surrey Strip’ move into modular housing

BC Housing says 160 homeless people are being moved into temporary Whalley suites from June 19 to 21

Joey sits on his new bed in his new room, one of 160 temporary modular suites set up to house the homeless in Whalley. (Photo: Amy Reid)
Bylaw officer assaulted in B.C. suburb over peacock complaint

Bylaw officer assaulted in B.C. suburb over peacock complaint

Surrey RCMP say a man was arrested and released as investigation into assault on peace officer continues

Bylaw officer assaulted in B.C. suburb over peacock complaint
IHIT has identified the victims of Monday’s double homicide as Jaskaran (Jesse) Singh Bhangal, 17 (top), and Jaskarn (Jason) Singh Jhutty, 16. (RCMP handout)

Two teenage boys dead in late-night shooting in South Surrey

Homicide victims ‘targeted’ but not known to police: IHIT

IHIT has identified the victims of Monday’s double homicide as Jaskaran (Jesse) Singh Bhangal, 17 (top), and Jaskarn (Jason) Singh Jhutty, 16. (RCMP handout)
Surrey Creep Catchers President Ryan LaForge. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Creep Catchers prez ‘done with citizens arrests’ but not ‘stings’ after pleading guilty to assault

LaForge said he’s slowing down and instead of so many ‘stings’ wants to focus on law reform to keep pedophiles in jail longer

Surrey Creep Catchers President Ryan LaForge. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)
One of the many peacocks that reside in Surrey’s Sullivan Heights neighbourhood. (Photo: Amy Reid)

UPDATE: B.C. man says he illegally cut peacock tree out of desperation

While homeowner says city’s inaction left him no choice, Surrey councillor not giving up on finding solution

One of the many peacocks that reside in Surrey’s Sullivan Heights neighbourhood. (Photo: Amy Reid)
Rich Coleman is currently a Liberal MLA for the Langley East riding. He is denying rumours that he’s eyeing the mayor’s chair in Surrey. (File photo)

Former B.C. housing minister denies rumours he’s eyeing Surrey mayor’s chair

Langley MLA Rich Coleman says he ‘got a kick’ out of rumours

Rich Coleman is currently a Liberal MLA for the Langley East riding. He is denying rumours that he’s eyeing the mayor’s chair in Surrey. (File photo)
The SPCA is reminding owners to not leave their pets in hot cars. (File photo)

If you see a dog in a hot car, don’t break in: SPCA

People are being discouraged from smashing windows to free animals. The SPCA has tips on what else you can do.

The SPCA is reminding owners to not leave their pets in hot cars. (File photo)
B.C. Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth (Black Press)

Province’s $6.5M will help women escape violence, Public Safety Minister announces

Mike Farnworth made the funding announcement in Surrey Friday morning

B.C. Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth (Black Press)
Screenshot of a video posted to Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s Facebook page on April 13.

VIDEO: Swimming beaver caught on camera at B.C. university

Footage shows the critter hanging out in a pool of water and cleaning itself at the water’s edge

Screenshot of a video posted to Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s Facebook page on April 13.
John Volken is the driving force behind the $80-million John Volken Academy in Surrey, which helps people struggling with addiction rebuild their lives. (Photo: Amy Reid)

Volken addiction treatment centre in B.C. turns ‘takers into givers’

Philanthropist opens up about motivations for opening a Surrey recovery academy amid opioid crisis

John Volken is the driving force behind the $80-million John Volken Academy in Surrey, which helps people struggling with addiction rebuild their lives. (Photo: Amy Reid)