IIO Appeal for Witnesses in Vancouver Motor Vehicle Incident (IIO 2018-075)

Posted September 12, 2018

Independent Investigations Office
For Immediate Release

Surrey – The Independent Investigations Office of B.C. is seeking witnesses to a motor vehicle incident involving the Vancouver Police Department.

According to VPD, at approximately 8:30 p.m. on Friday June 29, 2018, a collision occurred between two police vehicles at the intersection of Smithe Street and Howe Street.

The IIO is asking anyone who saw, heard or may have video footage or photographs of the incident to contact the IIO witness line at 1-855-446-8477.

No further information or updates will be released at this time.


The IIO is the independent civilian oversight agency of the police in British Columbia. It investigates all officer-related incidents that result in serious harm or death, whether or not there is any allegation of wrongdoing.