Tom Zytaruk

B.C. Supreme Court in Vancouver. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)
B.C. Supreme Court in Vancouver. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Surrey RCMP on scene of a drive-by shooting in Fleetwood on Nov. 12, in the 8000-block of 153A Street. (Photos: Shane Mackichan)

DOMESTIC SILENCE: Parents of Surrey gangsters won’t speak up

There’s blatant obstruction of police investigations but other cases just make you scratch your head

Surrey RCMP on scene of a drive-by shooting in Fleetwood on Nov. 12, in the 8000-block of 153A Street. (Photos: Shane Mackichan)
Fraser Health Authority has raked in $105,680,008 in pay parking at hospitals since 2011

Fraser Health Authority has raked in $105,680,008 in pay parking at hospitals since 2011

Surrey Memorial Hospital is the authority’s most significant cash cow when it comes to pay parking

Fraser Health Authority has raked in $105,680,008 in pay parking at hospitals since 2011
Lady Justice in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Judge says B.C. drug dealer was ready for ‘gun warfare’

The Crown and defence argued for a five-year sentence but Justice Catherine Murray handed him eight

Lady Justice in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Ex-B.C. cop caught in Creep Catchers sting gets house arrest

Ex-B.C. cop caught in Creep Catchers sting gets house arrest

Dario Devic pleaded guilty after getting caught up in Surrey Creep Catcher sting in Whalley in 2016

Ex-B.C. cop caught in Creep Catchers sting gets house arrest
Surrey RCMP finds 67 mail ballot applications fraudulent

Surrey RCMP finds 67 mail ballot applications fraudulent

Investigators have not found evidence linking fraud to any candidate or slate

Surrey RCMP finds 67 mail ballot applications fraudulent
Sukhi Sandhu, at podium, reveals Wake Up Surrey’s recommendations to fight gang violence in this city. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Police set up tip line for possible election fraud victims in Surrey

RCMP says it’s only received ‘third-party’ allegations so far

Sukhi Sandhu, at podium, reveals Wake Up Surrey’s recommendations to fight gang violence in this city. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Board of trade wants B.C. election referendum postponed as people try to understand it

Board of trade wants B.C. election referendum postponed as people try to understand it

Board’s members want to have more time to study impacts

Board of trade wants B.C. election referendum postponed as people try to understand it
Surrey RCMP Constable Dario Devic was the target of a Surrey Creep Catcher sting in 2016. (Screen grab)

House arrest sought for ex-B.C. RCMP officer caught in Creep Catchers sting

Former Surrey RCMP constable Dario Devic pleaded guilty, said sorry in court Tuesday

Surrey RCMP Constable Dario Devic was the target of a Surrey Creep Catcher sting in 2016. (Screen grab)
Ex-CRA staffer and wife found not guilty of tax evasion

Ex-CRA staffer and wife found not guilty of tax evasion

Judge left with a reasonable doubt on the matter of necessary intent

Ex-CRA staffer and wife found not guilty of tax evasion
Proposed insurance changes will leave 2/3 of B.C. drivers ‘better off’: ICBC

Proposed insurance changes will leave 2/3 of B.C. drivers ‘better off’: ICBC

Nicholas Jimenez, president and CEO of ICBC, discussed proposed changes with Surrey Board of Trade

Proposed insurance changes will leave 2/3 of B.C. drivers ‘better off’: ICBC
Surrey firefighter tackling a large grass fire in seasons past. (Shane MacKichan file photo)

Firefighters tackle 20 grassfires in B.C. city in two days

Local firefighters fought 11 brush and grass fires in Surrey on Thursday and nine on Wednesday

Surrey firefighter tackling a large grass fire in seasons past. (Shane MacKichan file photo)
Whalley mom Melanie Jurik and her dog Goldy were attacked by a raccoon on July 16. She wonders why Fraser Health gave rabies shots to a White Rock mayor in 2009 but is denying her the same. (Submitted photo)

Rabies vaccine snub worries B.C. mom

Surrey mother wonders why mayor got rabies shots for raccoon bite in 2009 but she’s being denied

Whalley mom Melanie Jurik and her dog Goldy were attacked by a raccoon on July 16. She wonders why Fraser Health gave rabies shots to a White Rock mayor in 2009 but is denying her the same. (Submitted photo)
Cloverdale resident Paul Bennett in a photo posted to his Facebook page.

B.C. hockey coach, nurse was killed in case of mistaken identity, police say

In Surrey, Paul Bennett’s wife makes a tearful plea for help in finding her husband’s killer

Cloverdale resident Paul Bennett in a photo posted to his Facebook page.
Police are looking for two suspects related to July 9, 2017 shooting in Surrey. (RCMP handout)

Police looking to ID suspects in Vernon-linked Surrey shooting

It’s related to a shooting one year ago in the 7700-block of 147A Street in Newton

Police are looking for two suspects related to July 9, 2017 shooting in Surrey. (RCMP handout)
Liberals slam NDP for price hikes at gas pumps

Liberals slam NDP for price hikes at gas pumps

Nine cent per litre gas price hike overnight not a tax question but ‘a gouging question,’ Horgan says

Liberals slam NDP for price hikes at gas pumps
Person involved in B.C. crash must wait longer to get their blood back

Person involved in B.C. crash must wait longer to get their blood back

Judge extends blood seizure order as police conduct Surrey impaired driving investigation

Person involved in B.C. crash must wait longer to get their blood back
Emergency responders a fixture of Whalley’s 135A Street. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Helping B.C.’s helpers cope

The MRT has helped almost 7,000 first responders and street workers in 57 communities in B.C.

Emergency responders a fixture of Whalley’s 135A Street. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)
COLUMN: For those about to snore…

COLUMN: For those about to snore…

Did you know that if you google ‘snoring’ you’ll get about 77,400,000 hits?

COLUMN: For those about to snore…
Dennis Fett with three-day-old peafowl chicks. (Photo: peafowl.com)

‘Mr. Peacock’ willing to help B.C. city with peacock problem

Expert once helped Hugh Hefner with some problem birds at his Playboy Mansion

Dennis Fett with three-day-old peafowl chicks. (Photo: peafowl.com)