Graeme Wood

Officials investigating downed B.C. Legislature website

No official confirmation or denial of a cyber security threat during an extraordinary interruption to government services

Surrey police transition costs skyrocket

No new Surrey RCMP officers planned in 2021, as new municipal force will be delayed until late 2022

Rich Coleman told in 2010 of illicit drug money in casinos: investigator

Former Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General Rich Coleman told casino investigator, ‘I know lots of people with $10,000 in their pocket’

Casinos compliant despite fear of losing VIP gamblers, says lawyer

Despite security report, VIPs at River Rock Casino and Resort were not treated differently, says Great Canadian Gaming Corporation counsel

One in 20 Surrey businesses have closed due to pandemic: SBOT survey

A majority of Surrey businesses (56%) have experienced a decline in revenue of 20% or more since last year

'Cultural reasons’ for Chinese nationals using underground banks, commission hears

Commission of Inquiry into Money Laundering in B.C. hears how internal BCLC newsletters explained large cash buy-ins as a cultural practice

Rich Coleman had ‘dismissive’ attitude in policing casino crime, inquiry hears

Fred Pinnock, former officer-in-charge of the disbanded RCMP Integrated Illegal Gaming Enforcement Team (IIGET) claims two former BC Liberal cabinet ministers have acknowledged to him how former...

One ‘major’ criminal network served B.C. casino VIPs, Cullen Commission hears

In one instance, a high roller/VIP gambler had anti-money laundering rules ‘bent’ for him in order to cash out unsourced casino chips

Casino investigator felt he had ‘very little authority,’ Cullen Commission hears

Rob Barber joins a growing list of former casino investigators questioning senior directions for enforcement of money laundering laws in B.C. gambling facilities

B.C. casino regulators felt powerless and underfunded: investigator

Gaming Policy and Enforcement Branch manager of investigations testifies in inquiry into B.C. money laundering