Lauren Collins

A man was caught on video running naked through a Surrey Walmart on May 7, 2022. (Screenshot: Facebook)

VIDEO: Naked man runs through Surrey Walmart

Surrey RCMP say the man had left the area by the time police arrived

A man was caught on video running naked through a Surrey Walmart on May 7, 2022. (Screenshot: Facebook)
TransLink SkyTrain. (Black Press Media)

Surrey Board of Trade calling for more safety measures for women on transit

This comes after a man was seen in a video punching, kneeing teen on a Surrey bus

TransLink SkyTrain. (Black Press Media)
Farouq Manji, the member for community relations for the Ismaili Council of BC. with some of the donations for the Ismaili Muslim community’s interfaith food drive. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

‘Harmony’: Interfaith food drive collects 10,000 lbs. in donations

For 10 years, the Ismaili Muslim community has been running a food drive during Ramadan

Farouq Manji, the member for community relations for the Ismaili Council of BC. with some of the donations for the Ismaili Muslim community’s interfaith food drive. (Photo: Lauren Collins)
(Metro Vancouver Transit Police)

Police say man seen in video punching, kneeing teen on Surrey bus has been arrested

Metro Vancouver Transit Police released video of the suspect in the April 1 incident

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A mobile clinic features three dental work stations and all equiptment neccessary, including an X-ray machine. (File photo: Aaron Hinks)

Two Surrey non-profit dental clinics part of $2.8M funding over next 3 years

Provincial funding to help low-income British Columbians ‘receive much-needed dental care’

A mobile clinic features three dental work stations and all equiptment neccessary, including an X-ray machine. (File photo: Aaron Hinks)
The Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission is proposing a new electoral map for future elections. The black lines are the current electoral area boundaries, while the purple lines show the proposed areas. (Map: Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission)

Surrey’s proposed federal ridings are all over the map

City would be divided into 8 ridings if these changes go through

The Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission is proposing a new electoral map for future elections. The black lines are the current electoral area boundaries, while the purple lines show the proposed areas. (Map: Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission)
The Pattullo Bridge connects Surrey to New Westminster. (File photo)

Overnight lane closures coming to the Pattullo Bridge for pothole repairs

TransLink notes the N19 night bus will be rerouted over the Queensborough and Alex Fraser bridges

The Pattullo Bridge connects Surrey to New Westminster. (File photo)
Surrey Police Service Chief Const. Norm Lipinski, left, speaks during a joint press conference with Surrey RCMP Assistant Commissioner Brian Edwards on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021. (File photo: Lauren Collins)

Surrey Police Service outlines goal for 295 officers by May 2023

Joint statement details plans for Surrey RCMP’s ‘demobilization’

Surrey Police Service Chief Const. Norm Lipinski, left, speaks during a joint press conference with Surrey RCMP Assistant Commissioner Brian Edwards on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021. (File photo: Lauren Collins)
Metro Vancouver Transit Police is asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect who allegedly attacked a teen on a bus in Surrey on April 1, 2022. (Photo: Metro Vancouver Transit Police handout)

Police say man seen in video punching, kneeing teen on Surrey bus has been arrested

Suspect last seen leaving bus near intersection of 152 Street and 84 Avenue

Metro Vancouver Transit Police is asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect who allegedly attacked a teen on a bus in Surrey on April 1, 2022. (Photo: Metro Vancouver Transit Police handout)
Auxiliary Constable Ed Lucier shows Caelyn Qiu, right, the sirens in the police vehicle, while her brother Kevin is shocked by the sounds at the Surrey RCMP Open House in 2019. The event returns May 14 after a two-year hiatus. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

Surrey RCMP’s open house is back

Police say there will even be a chance to send officer-in-charge Brian Edwards into the dunk tank

Auxiliary Constable Ed Lucier shows Caelyn Qiu, right, the sirens in the police vehicle, while her brother Kevin is shocked by the sounds at the Surrey RCMP Open House in 2019. The event returns May 14 after a two-year hiatus. (Photo: Lauren Collins)
Nancy Pagani is the new executive director of the Surrey Food Bank. Pagani is pictured in the food bank’s Newton warehouse. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

‘This is my community’: Surrey Food Bank welcomes new executive director

Nancy Pagani, who stepped into the role on April 25, has worked in non-profits for 20 years

Nancy Pagani is the new executive director of the Surrey Food Bank. Pagani is pictured in the food bank’s Newton warehouse. (Photo: Lauren Collins)
Surrey Coun. Laurie Guerra is president of the Surrey Homeless & Housing Society. (File photo)

Surrey Homelessness & Housing Society launching 2022 grant program

Last year, the society provided $290,000 to 9 projects

Surrey Coun. Laurie Guerra is president of the Surrey Homeless & Housing Society. (File photo)
Surrey’s Rahmat Ali says he plans to share his $2-million winnings with his family after scoring the top prize in the March 26 BC/49 draw. (Photo: BCLC)
Surrey’s Rahmat Ali says he plans to share his $2-million winnings with his family after scoring the top prize in the March 26 BC/49 draw. (Photo: BCLC)
Surrey Coun. and mayoral candidate Brenda Locke, pictured in 2021, and Surrey Mayor and mayoral candidate Doug McCallum, pictured in 2022. (File photos: Lauren Collins)

Mayoral candidates disagree about what Police Act reform report means for Surrey

Locke says provincial police force ‘does not mesh’ with SPS, while McCallum says municipal service will continue

Surrey Coun. and mayoral candidate Brenda Locke, pictured in 2021, and Surrey Mayor and mayoral candidate Doug McCallum, pictured in 2022. (File photos: Lauren Collins)
Lloyd Edwards during the unveiling of the STA building being renamed in Edwards’ honour. The STA held the event at Queen Elizabeth Secondary School on Saturday (April 30), but the association’s offices are just down King George Boulevard. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

‘It all traces back to Lloyd’: Surrey Teachers’ rename building in honour of its first Black president

Lloyd Edwards also led the 1974 Surrey teachers strike protesting class-size increases

Lloyd Edwards during the unveiling of the STA building being renamed in Edwards’ honour. The STA held the event at Queen Elizabeth Secondary School on Saturday (April 30), but the association’s offices are just down King George Boulevard. (Photo: Lauren Collins)
Surrey’s Party for the Planet, which took place in and around Surrey City Hall and Civic Plaza, returned the first time Saturday (April 30, 2022) since the pandemic was declared in 2020. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

Surrey’s Party for the Planet returns

The event, which is back for the first time since the pandemic started, celebrates Earth Day

Surrey’s Party for the Planet, which took place in and around Surrey City Hall and Civic Plaza, returned the first time Saturday (April 30, 2022) since the pandemic was declared in 2020. (Photo: Lauren Collins)
Surrey RCMP are investigating after waterthree pedestrians were allegedly targeted with target

Police ID suspected driver after pedestrian nearly hit in ‘disturbing’ incident outside Surrey mosque

Surrey RCMP say no arrests have been made at this time, but they’re also working to identify others involved

Surrey RCMP are investigating after waterthree pedestrians were allegedly targeted with target
Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum during the opening of a supportive housing project in Surrey April 21, 2022. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

McCallum agrees with Police Act reform report that says mayors should not serve as board chair

This comes as committee release 11 recommendations, including establishing provincial force

Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum during the opening of a supportive housing project in Surrey April 21, 2022. (Photo: Lauren Collins)
FILE - People gather at Holland Park in Surrey on July 20, 2019 for Fusion Festival. Statistics Canada released the latest data from the 2021 Census, including a breakdown of ages for Surrey’s population. (File photo: Lauren Collins)

Surrey’s millennial population growing at a faster pace than the rest of Canada

Baby boomers and millennials account for roughly the same share of Surrey’s population

FILE - People gather at Holland Park in Surrey on July 20, 2019 for Fusion Festival. Statistics Canada released the latest data from the 2021 Census, including a breakdown of ages for Surrey’s population. (File photo: Lauren Collins)
Surrey RCMP headquarters. March 2021. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

Surrey RCMP investigating after body found following fire at homeless camp

Fire crews were extinguishing fire in the 8800-block of 120 Street

Surrey RCMP headquarters. March 2021. (Photo: Lauren Collins)