Tom Zytaruk

Investigators hunt for evidence in aftermath of July 19 Whalley church fire. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

Surrey RCMP recover surveillance equipment from burned Coptic church

Fire chief says investigators have not been able to establish what caused the ‘definitely’ suspicious fire because of extensive damage to church

Investigators hunt for evidence in aftermath of July 19 Whalley church fire. (Photo: Lauren Collins)
Surrey murder victim Jatinder “Michael” Sandhu. (IHIT photo)

Police need help to solve 2016 Surrey murder

Investigators believe Jatinder “Michael” Sandhu, 28, was an innocent victim

Surrey murder victim Jatinder “Michael” Sandhu. (IHIT photo)
Ajaib Singh Grewal. (Surrey RCMP handout)

UPDATE: Elderly man reported missing in Newton found safe

Ajaib Singh Grewal, 77, went missing in the 6600-block of 124th Street

Ajaib Singh Grewal. (Surrey RCMP handout)
File photo: Tom Zytaruk

Surrey immigration fraud case involving Langley couple back in court next week

Rupinder “Ron” Singh Batth faces 54 charges and Navdeep Kaur Batth, 15, under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act

File photo: Tom Zytaruk
Chief Constable Norm Lipinski (at podium) with Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum and police board member Harley Chappell at swearing-in ceremony for Surrey Police Service officers. (SPS photo)

Lipinski notes Surrey RCMP – not SPS – still the city’s police of jurisdiction

Forty-six SPS officers sworn-in last week should only act in cases of property damage or somebody’s life being at risk, chief constable says

Chief Constable Norm Lipinski (at podium) with Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum and police board member Harley Chappell at swearing-in ceremony for Surrey Police Service officers. (SPS photo)
Surrey City Councillor Brenda Locke announces her intention to run for mayor on Wednesday, July 21 in Surrey. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

If elected mayor, Brenda Locke says she will bring Surrey policing transition to ‘screeching halt’

Her Surrey Connect slate adding Sebastian Sajda to its team of council candidates for 2022

Surrey City Councillor Brenda Locke announces her intention to run for mayor on Wednesday, July 21 in Surrey. (Photo: Lauren Collins)
Some of the officers – excluding those who have or will do covert police work – who were sworn-in to the Surrey Police Service on Friday. (SPS photo)

Forty-six cops sworn in to Surrey Police Service

Friday marked fledgling force’s first swearing-in ceremony as it embarks on biggest police-force transition in Canadian history

Some of the officers – excluding those who have or will do covert police work – who were sworn-in to the Surrey Police Service on Friday. (SPS photo)
Aftermath of fire that destroyed St. George Coptic Orthodox Church in Whalley on July 19. (Photo: Shane Mackichan)

Surrey church congregation heartbroken by devastating fire

‘We need to address this situation very quickly,’ Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum says

Aftermath of fire that destroyed St. George Coptic Orthodox Church in Whalley on July 19. (Photo: Shane Mackichan)
Law courts in Vancouver. (File photo)

Surrey’s Teal Cedar Products’ request for review of alleged contempt of injunction granted

Judge issues order related to logging protests on Vancouver Island

Law courts in Vancouver. (File photo)
B.C. Agriculture Minister Lana Popham. (Screen shot)

Government allowing ‘more residential flexibility’ in ALR, Popham tells Surrey meeting

B.C. Agriculture Minister Lana Popham was guest speaker Friday during Surrey Board of Trade-hosted Zoom meeting

B.C. Agriculture Minister Lana Popham. (Screen shot)
Vancouver law courts. (File photo)

Surrey robber loses bid to have guilty pleas vacated to avoid being deported

Sukhvinder Singh Khungay pleaded guilty to five counts of robbery and one count of using an imitation handgun while committing or attempting to commit an indictable offence

Vancouver law courts. (File photo)
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Surrey’s water supply continues to be ‘safe and clean’ to drink, annual report says

Surrey has the longest water distribution network in B.C.

Black Press Media file photo
Surrey City Hall. (File photo)

New Surrey hospital gets a permit approved

Surrey council approved a variance permit to KPU related to the hospital

Surrey City Hall. (File photo)
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Surrey raises sewer utility rate charge

The increase will take effect Jan. 1, 2022

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Vancouver law courts. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Vancouver law courts. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
SkyTrain Surrey, end of the line, for now. (File photo)

Council approves $5.3 million contract for early work on Surrey SkyTrain expansion

Surrey city staff recommended B&B contracting be awarded contract to widen Fraser Highway from 96th Avenue to 148th Street

SkyTrain Surrey, end of the line, for now. (File photo)
Jack Gardner, a log purchaser and great-grandson of Teal-Jones Group’s company founder. (Screen shot)

Surrey sawmill donating enough lumber to build 50 houses in Lytton, B.C.

Surrey-based Teal-Jones is doing this to help the fire-ravaged village recover

Jack Gardner, a log purchaser and great-grandson of Teal-Jones Group’s company founder. (Screen shot)
Surrey RCMP detachment building in Newton. (File photo)

Surrey Mounties seize loaded gun during traffic stop

This happened in the 6500-block of 152nd Street on June 29

Surrey RCMP detachment building in Newton. (File photo)
A view of Surrey City Hall. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Surrey looks to select a Good Citizen 2021, honour volunteers

City council approved a corporate report on the subject July 12

A view of Surrey City Hall. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Surrey provincial courthouse. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Surrey dial-a-dope drug trafficker gets house arrest

Donna Jayne Howard pleaded guilty to possessing heroin, fentanyl and cocaine for the purpose of trafficking

Surrey provincial courthouse. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)