Graeme Wood

Vaccination plan should prioritize workers, not just older people: SFU researchers

Infection models by SFU analysts show COVID-19 can be better managed by targeting younger, at-risk people, thus benefiting seniors by reducing community transmission

Mass vaccination sites planned in Surrey

Four community centres targeted for thousands of shots per day between April and November

Transparency is top priority for Surrey’s police force: board boss

Still unclear when Surrey Police Service will be completed and what the transition and ongoing operations will cost

Casinos inquiry awaits government and police explanations

After six weeks of testimony, hard facts about scope of money laundering remain elusive

Christy Clark set new ‘tone’ for gambling officials, inquiry hears

Were officials overseeing gambling too focused on revenue and not social responsibility in order to meet then premier Christy Clark’s expectations? That’s the question put to former B.C. Lottery...

Gamblers diverted to B.C. by money laundering crackdowns in China/U.S., inquiry hears

Great Canadian Gaming Corp. interim CEO Terrance Doyle says his focus was wealthy locals, not international jet-setters

Surrey residents make Indigenous acknowledgements after council rejects motion

Ethical considerations dominate Surrey council meeting February 8

Developer’s ‘dog and pony show’ fetches six years in prison

Mark John Chandler gets 21 extra months for adding to his rap sheet, following L.A.-based fraud scheme

Casino investigation boss lacked confidence in RCMP financial crime unit

Doug Scott, manager of the Gaming Police and Enforcement Branch (GPEB) between 2011 and 2013, tells of a lack of police participation at B.C. casinos as suspicious transactions reached hundreds of...

B.C. casinos rarely turned down suspicious transactions, officials say

Measures to prevent money laundering by gamblers were often ignored or indifferently enforced, commission hears