Tom Zytaruk

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Surrey forecasts ‘significant shortfall’ of $20.9M for policing operations

Otherwise, city’s manager of finance Kam Grewal reports city’s financial position ‘stable’ at end of third quarter

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Pardeep Kooner, Surrey city councillor. (Photo: PerlaFaschowayPhotography)

Pardeep Kooner looking at the long term

Rookie councillor wants to focus on developing 30-year-financial plan

Pardeep Kooner, Surrey city councillor. (Photo: PerlaFaschowayPhotography)
Surrey provincial court. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Former Surrey man gets 18 months probation, must pay $30K restitution for theft, using forged documents

Johny Panyavong was arrested in Ontario in 2019 following an investigation by the B.C. Securities Commission’s Criminal Investigations Branch

Surrey provincial court. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Surrey city hall. (File photo)

Council to vote on Surrey Ethics Commissioner on Monday

Council to decide whether to recruit a new commissioner or re-appoint Reece Harding, whose term ended last July

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Surrey RCMP’s officer in charge, Assistant Commissioner Brian Edwards, with a painting his son did in Grade 4 that hangs in a place of honour on his office wall. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Plan to keep RCMP in Surrey, if approved Dec. 12, will go to solicitor general Dec. 15

Surrey’s top Mountie Brian Edwards is set to present before city council Monday a “framework for maintaining the RCMP as Police of Jurisdiction in Surrey.”

Surrey RCMP’s officer in charge, Assistant Commissioner Brian Edwards, with a painting his son did in Grade 4 that hangs in a place of honour on his office wall. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
A “Keep the RCMP in Surrey” sign. (File photo: Walter van Halst)

Surrey’s KTRIS fined $250 by Elections BC

The maximum penalty is $10,000

A “Keep the RCMP in Surrey” sign. (File photo: Walter van Halst)
Former Surrey mayor Doug McCallum talks to media after being found not guilty of public mischief Monday (Nov. 21). (Photo: Anna Burns)

Former Surrey mayor Doug McCallum found not guilty of public mischief

Judge Reginald Harris delivered his verdict in Surrey provincial court Monday

Former Surrey mayor Doug McCallum talks to media after being found not guilty of public mischief Monday (Nov. 21). (Photo: Anna Burns)
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Catalytic converter thefts on rise in Surrey, police say

There were 559 recorded in the last quarter alone

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Surrey provincial court. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Former Surrey man charged with fraud over $5K

Abrar Sheikh, 35, is set to appear in Surrey Provincial Court on Dec. 15

Surrey provincial court. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
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UPDATE: Missing Surrey woman found safe

She, 66, last seen at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 17 in the 8900 block of Queen Mary Boulevard

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Statue of Lady Justice at Vancouver law courts. (File photo)

Convicted Surrey drug dealer whose sister was murdered loses court appeal for leniency

Man sentenced to 9 months jail and 6 months probation for selling cocaine and oxycodone to undercover Surrey Mounties on four occasions

Statue of Lady Justice at Vancouver law courts. (File photo)
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Surrey saw ‘impressive’ 3.9% job growth in October above onset of pandemic

That’s according to Surrey Board of Trade’s latest labour market report

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Surrey Mayor Brenda Locke and former mayor Doug McCallum. (File photos)

Locke apologizes to 7 residents banned from council chambers on McCallum’s watch

‘These individuals had to endure the adversity of standing up for their rights to participate in the decision-making process of the City of Surrey,’ Locke said

Surrey Mayor Brenda Locke and former mayor Doug McCallum. (File photos)
Outside council chambers, inside Surrey city hall. (File photo)

Surrey council tackles 1,900 homes proposed for North Surrey at its first meeting

This was at Surrey city council’s first public hearing Monday, Nov. 14

Outside council chambers, inside Surrey city hall. (File photo)
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Surrey’s extreme weather ‘action plan’ for winter has 140 shelter spaces in 7 locations

‘I’m really quite fearful we’re going to be short of space this winter,’ Coun. Linda Annis says

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Surrey City Hall. (File photo: Anna Burns)

Surrey council votes 5-4 to maintain Surrey RCMP as city’s police department

City staff will instruct the Surrey Police Service on behalf of council ‘to pause all new hiring and expenditures pending further Council direction’

Surrey City Hall. (File photo: Anna Burns)
Statue of Lady Justice outside B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Surrey man sentenced to 6 years in prison for sexually abusing 7-year-old girl

He threatened to kill the girl if she told anyone, the court heard

Statue of Lady Justice outside B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Surrey Mountie and Surrey Police Service officer serving side-by-side. (File photo: Shane MacKichan)

Pledge sees 275 of 293 Surrey Police Service officers reject crossing over to RCMP

Surrey Police Union says 94% of its members have ‘No Intention’ of joining RCMP if SPS ceases to exist. But Mayor Brenda Locke says ‘We’ve got to get beyond the back-and-forth’

Surrey Mountie and Surrey Police Service officer serving side-by-side. (File photo: Shane MacKichan)
Doug McCallum going through security at Surrey provincial court. (Photo: Anna Burns)

Crown says video footage ‘clearly shows’ driver didn’t commit offences McCallum alleged

Doug McCallum’s fate now in the judge’s hands. Judge Reginald Harris will render his decision on Monday, Nov. 21

Doug McCallum going through security at Surrey provincial court. (Photo: Anna Burns)
Doug McCallum enters Surrey provincial court. (Photo: Anna Burns)

Doug McCallum’s lawyer characterizes former Surrey mayor as victim of ‘toxic fanaticism’

McCallum didn’t testify at his public mischief trial in Surrey provincial court

Doug McCallum enters Surrey provincial court. (Photo: Anna Burns)
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