On March 20th at 11:16 pm, AbbyPD Patrol Officers were conducting routine patrols along South Fraser Way at Clearbrook Road when they observed a black Honda CRV travelling 90 km/h in a 50 km/h zone.
Over the next couple of minutes, officers further observed the vehicle fail to stop at a controlled intersection, fail to signal, tailgating another car and passing another vehicle over a double solid line. During this time, the vehicle speed increased to 105 km/h in a posted 50 km/h zone.
Today, March 19, 2023, at 03:12 am, Abbotsford Police Patrol Officers, along with assistance from the Integrated Police Dog Services, had observed a stolen vehicle travelling westbound on Hwy 1 through Abbotsford.
Abby PD Patrol officers responded to the area where the vehicle, occupied by two persons, was brought to a stop with the deployment of a spike belt on the stretch of Hwy 1 between McCallum Rd and Clearbrook Rd, Abbotsford.
On March 12th at 12:36 am, AbbyPD Plainclothes Officers were conducting routine patrols in a closed business complex within the 31900 block of South Fraser Way. Officers located a group of people congregating on the property and proceeded to investigate.
As officers approached the group in their unmarked police vehicle, a female emerged from the group and pointed a firearm toward the officer's vehicle and fired, striking the police vehicle's windshield, and causing minor damage.
On February 24th, 2023, at 2:29 pm, AbbyPD Patrol Officers encountered a serious collision in the 35400 block of South Parallel Road while conducting routine patrols.
Upon arrival, officers located a single vehicle which had left the roadway and collided with a parked commercial trailer. First responders provided lifesaving medical care, but regrettably, the 48-year-old driver suffered fatal injuries.
On February 14th, 2023, at 3:13 pm, Abbotsford Police Patrol Officers responded to the 2700 block of Clearbrook Road for a reported attempted purse snatching.
The 91-year-old female victim was walking through the church parking lot utilizing her walker when an unknown man attempted to steal her purse.
The Abbotsford Police Department’s General Investigation Section (GIS) is currently investigating three separate mischiefs that have occurred to a cell tower located within the 35000 block of Raven Court. In each of the incidents, which occurred in the evening hours of January 1st, 8th, and 12th extensive damage was caused to the communications equipment located at the site resulting in thousands of dollars damage.
On February 2nd, 2023, the AbbyPD Traffic Enforcement Unit, along with our law enforcement partners from the Burnaby, Coquitlam, & Richmond RCMP traffic units, Delta, New Westminster, & Vancouver Police traffic units, as well with assistance from the Commercial Vehicle Safety & Enforcement Unit (CVSE) & the Passenger Transportation Board (PTB) conducted commercial vehicle inspections along the Sumas Way bypass during the hours of 9 am to 3 pm.
Today, February 3rd, 2023, at 4:11 am, Abbotsford Police Patrol Officers responded to a home invasion in the 7000 block of Nicholson Ave involving shots being fired. Upon police arrival, officers located one man deceased. During the search of the residence, police located a drug lab.
On January 14th, 2023, at 9:31 pm, AbbyPD Patrol Officers responded to a robbery in progress at a local vape shop located within the 31700 block of South Fraser Way. A lone man entered the store, produced a firearm, and fled after obtaining money and store merchandise.
On January 31st, 2023, at 8:47 pm, AbbyPD Patrol Officers responded to a robbery in progress at a local gas station located within the 3200 block of Mt Lehman Road. A lone man entered the store, produced a firearm, and fled after obtaining money and store merchandise.
On January 22nd, 2023, at 6:30 pm, Abbotsford Police Patrol Officers responded to a shooting in the 27800 block of Pullman Avenue. Upon arrival, officers identified a scene and located a male victim in his twenties. The man sustained non-life-threatening injuries.