Alan Campbell

B.C releases list of ‘essential services’ during COVID pandemic

The B.C. government has released an exhaustive list of businesses in the province which it declares an “essential service” during the COVID-19 pandemic. Essential services, according to the...

Reward offered for reporting COVID-19 scammers

Crimestoppers is warning people not to fall for one of the many COVID-19 hoaxes doing the rounds at the moment. The organization has released a raft of advice and is offering rewards for tips that...

Coronavirus: B.C. cases up another seven to 46

Another seven cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) have been revealed in B.C. on Wednesday afternoon. Two of them are health care workers from the infected Lynn Valley Care Centre in North Vancouver,...

Update: B.C. coronavirus cases spike to 21

Worried health officials trying to track down source of new case, as it's not connected to travel

Two Richmond men defrauded $5m from investors: Securities panel

Two Richmond men have been found to have committed fraud by operating a Ponzi scheme which raised around $5 million from investors. The British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) panel found John...

Money-laundering inquiry rolls into Richmond

The money-laundering public inquiry rolls into Richmond on Thursday, with the biggest crowd of the series expected. Two such public meetings have already been hosted, in Vancouver and Kelowna, with...

Richmond investors warned about pyramid share scheme

  The BC Securities Commission (BCSC) is warning investors in Richmond about a type of pyramid scheme which sells virtual “shares.” According to the BCSC, the B.C.-based promoters of FullCarry -...

Trampoline death: Richmond park staff not trained, says coroner

Grim details also highlighted that the three staff members had no idea how to administer first aid or how to respond in an emergency

Richmond designer wins award for anti-autonomous vehicle jacket for cyclists

A Richmond-based design grad has won bronze at an international design conference - with a jacket created to protect cyclists from autonomous cars. Philip Siwek, who recently graduated from the...