Tracy Holmes

Forced out for being gay, Mountie’s legacy ‘not the end of his story’

Forced out for being gay, Mountie’s legacy ‘not the end of his story’

Journal project of Surrey RCMP Cpl. Elenore Sturko aims to commemorate her great uncle’s service

Forced out for being gay, Mountie’s legacy ‘not the end of his story’
White Rock RCMP Const. Chantal Sears and a handful of kids at Treehouse childcare affix stickers bearing images created by the kids to bags that will be distributed by the city’s three private liquor stores starting Friday. (Tracy Holmes photo)

White Rock kids stick anti-impaired driving messages to 3,000 liquor store bags

‘Think of Me’ sticker campaign hits White Rock’s private liquor stores Nov. 29

White Rock RCMP Const. Chantal Sears and a handful of kids at Treehouse childcare affix stickers bearing images created by the kids to bags that will be distributed by the city’s three private liquor stores starting Friday. (Tracy Holmes photo)
Linda Simpson wants the City of Surrey to assess the safety of trees along South Surrey’s Croydon Drive after one fell across her vehicle Tuesday afternoon, as she was driving with her granddaughters Elise (left) and Chloe, and dog Prince. It smashed her windshield and caused significant damage to its front end. (Tracy Holmes photo)

Falling tree crushes front of SUV carrying Surrey woman, granddaughters

City confirms ‘failure’ has triggered risk assessment of Croydon Drive trees

Linda Simpson wants the City of Surrey to assess the safety of trees along South Surrey’s Croydon Drive after one fell across her vehicle Tuesday afternoon, as she was driving with her granddaughters Elise (left) and Chloe, and dog Prince. It smashed her windshield and caused significant damage to its front end. (Tracy Holmes photo)
Samuel and Madelaine Emerson. (Surrey RCMP photos)

Former B.C. youth pastor guilty on one of five sexual assault allegations

Judge cites reasonable doubt in finding Cloverdale couple not guilty of majority of charges

Samuel and Madelaine Emerson. (Surrey RCMP photos)
Ryan King’s autism support dog Walter was initially refused access to a TransLink community shuttle on Sunday, despite the fact the BC Guide Dog-certified yellow lab had all the proper documentation as well as the signature blue vest. (Tracy Holmes photo)

Autism support dog refused bus access for being a ‘pet’

B.C. grandmother files complaint with TransLink, calls for better awareness of service dogs

Ryan King’s autism support dog Walter was initially refused access to a TransLink community shuttle on Sunday, despite the fact the BC Guide Dog-certified yellow lab had all the proper documentation as well as the signature blue vest. (Tracy Holmes photo)
Tracy Holmes photo                                TD Canada Trust branch manager Bobby Chahal writes out the $20,000 promotional cheque for Friends of the Pier, ahead of a walk to the rebuilt section of the pier for a presentation.

$20,000 presented for White Rock’s pier-repair effort

Amenities to be included in full rebuild of storm-damaged structure still under discussion: mayor

Tracy Holmes photo                                TD Canada Trust branch manager Bobby Chahal writes out the $20,000 promotional cheque for Friends of the Pier, ahead of a walk to the rebuilt section of the pier for a presentation.
Investigators at the scene where South Surrey resident Paul Prestbakmo died of stab wounds early Aug. 16. Police confirmed Wednesday a link between an assault hours earlier on an elderly White Rock man and Prestbakmo’s death. (Tracy Holmes photo)

Teens accused in fatal South Surrey stabbing now charged with assault on senior

IHIT confirms link between Paul Prestbakmo’s death and attack on White Rock man

Investigators at the scene where South Surrey resident Paul Prestbakmo died of stab wounds early Aug. 16. Police confirmed Wednesday a link between an assault hours earlier on an elderly White Rock man and Prestbakmo’s death. (Tracy Holmes photo)
Cloverdale musician Mike Sanyshyn is hoping instruments stolen from a storage locker will be recovered. (File photos)

Four guitars, four violins stolen from well-known Surrey musician

Mike Sanyshyn shared theft details on Facebook Friday morning

Cloverdale musician Mike Sanyshyn is hoping instruments stolen from a storage locker will be recovered. (File photos)
Chantel Neumeyer with Dash and some of the outfits she designed that were taken from her mom’s Audi overnight last Thursday. (Contributed photos)

More than 100 ‘luxury’ dog outfits stolen from Surrey woman’s vehicle

Kathy Neumeyer says 100-plus dog sweaters and raincoats were nicked from her SUV last week

Chantel Neumeyer with Dash and some of the outfits she designed that were taken from her mom’s Audi overnight last Thursday. (Contributed photos)
The former site of Seven Seas Fish Market in South Surrey’s South Point Annex has ‘closed forever,’ according to a notice on the now-empty storefront’s window. (Tracy Holmes photo)

Owner of seafood company pleads guilty to illegally importing fish into U.S.

‘We would not put customer health and safety at risk’: Seven Seas Fish

The former site of Seven Seas Fish Market in South Surrey’s South Point Annex has ‘closed forever,’ according to a notice on the now-empty storefront’s window. (Tracy Holmes photo)
IHIT investigates Oct. 23, 2017 at site of double shooting in South Surrey. (File photo)

$50,000 reward for ‘extremely violent’ South Surrey murder suspect renewed

Offer for information on Brandon Teixeira to remain in effect through April, 2020

IHIT investigates Oct. 23, 2017 at site of double shooting in South Surrey. (File photo)
Anjali Dhesi – the younger sister of Bhavkiran Dhesi – flanked by her parents, addresses media during a December 2018 news conference, appealing for anyone with information regarding her sister’s killing to come forward. (File photo)

Man charged in South Surrey torched-SUV killing granted bail

Harjot Singh Deo, arrested in May, was released from custody last week

Anjali Dhesi – the younger sister of Bhavkiran Dhesi – flanked by her parents, addresses media during a December 2018 news conference, appealing for anyone with information regarding her sister’s killing to come forward. (File photo)
Police hope to identify this man, in connection with an investigation into the Sept. 15 vandalism of a Tesla in South Surrey. (YouTube screen-grab)

VIDEO: B.C. man’s dash-cam captures suspected ‘keying’ of Tesla

Police want to identify man seen vandalizing electric vehicle in video

Police hope to identify this man, in connection with an investigation into the Sept. 15 vandalism of a Tesla in South Surrey. (YouTube screen-grab)
While cock fighting is a traditional sport in Tamil Nadu, India, that is not the case in Canada. BC SPCA executed a warrant at a Surrey property Saturday on suspicion of animal fighting. (Wikimedia Commons photo)

Surrey property searched on suspicion of cock fighting

BC SPCA execute warrant near 166 Street and 50 Avenue

While cock fighting is a traditional sport in Tamil Nadu, India, that is not the case in Canada. BC SPCA executed a warrant at a Surrey property Saturday on suspicion of animal fighting. (Wikimedia Commons photo)
A generation later, brutal murder of B.C. teen still resonates

A generation later, brutal murder of B.C. teen still resonates

Oct. 4 is 25th anniversary of brutal death of Pamela Cameron

A generation later, brutal murder of B.C. teen still resonates
Jennifer Brooks protests with family and friends during calls for Crown counsel to move forward with charges in connection with the police-shooting death of her son, Hudson. (File photo)

Charges dropped against Mountie involved in shooting death of Surrey man

‘I feel like I’ve lost Hudson all over again,’ says mom

Jennifer Brooks protests with family and friends during calls for Crown counsel to move forward with charges in connection with the police-shooting death of her son, Hudson. (File photo)
Bail proceedings for the man charged with second-degree murder in the August 2017 death of 19-year-old Bhavkiran (Kiran) Dhesi got underway in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster Monday. (File photo)

Man charged in Surrey’s torched-SUV murder case gets bail hearing

Harjot Singh Deo in B.C. Supreme Court this week

Bail proceedings for the man charged with second-degree murder in the August 2017 death of 19-year-old Bhavkiran (Kiran) Dhesi got underway in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster Monday. (File photo)
IHIT and Surrey RCMP on the scene of a fatal shooting in South Surrey Friday morning. (Tracy Holmes photo)

UPDATE: 46-year-old man dead, two in custody following shooting in South Surrey

Police say ‘tragic, isolated’ altercation occurred in the 1600-block of 160 Street early Friday

IHIT and Surrey RCMP on the scene of a fatal shooting in South Surrey Friday morning. (Tracy Holmes photo)
Surrey RCMP are on the scene of a fatal collision this morning on 176 Street in South Surrey. (Aaron Hinks photo)

Fatal crash shuts down section of Highway 15 in South Surrey

Two-vehicle collision at 176 Street and 40 Avenue

Surrey RCMP are on the scene of a fatal collision this morning on 176 Street in South Surrey. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Lisa Deanne Batstone was found guilty in March of second-degree murder in connection with her daughter Teagan’s December 2014 death. (File photo)

No parole for 15 years for B.C. mother who killed young daughter

Lisa Batstone smothered eight-year-old Teagan to death in 2014

Lisa Deanne Batstone was found guilty in March of second-degree murder in connection with her daughter Teagan’s December 2014 death. (File photo)