Tom Zytaruk

Some imitation guns look like the real thing.

Surrey RCMP raising concern about kids with air guns that resemble real guns

Surrey School District is seeing more replica guns in schools, even at elementary schools.

Some imitation guns look like the real thing.
Police are looking for missing Surrey woman Jamila Peroz.

UPDATED: Missing Surrey woman Jamila Peroz located

Jamila Peroz, 34, had been missing since Feb. 12. Police reported Friday she's been located.

Police are looking for missing Surrey woman Jamila Peroz.
Brown’s Landing, in 1902, on the Fraser River across from New Westminster. Surrey paid $700 to build a ferry slip there.

FOCUS: Exploring Surrey’s nautical heritage

PART TWO IN A SERIES: The mighty Fraser River's shoreline in Surrey is a short stretch, but is long on interesting nautical history

Brown’s Landing, in 1902, on the Fraser River across from New Westminster. Surrey paid $700 to build a ferry slip there.
Lawsuit claims cop drew gun, called Surrey woman ‘fat’

Lawsuit claims cop drew gun, called Surrey woman ‘fat’

A Surrey woman is suing the Abbotsford Police Department, City of Abbotsford and three constables

Lawsuit claims cop drew gun, called Surrey woman ‘fat’
Nader Saber proposes to his sweetheart Donya Soleiman at the Peace Arch monument.

Valentine love trumps travel ban at Canadian U.S. border (with video)

SURREY NOW EXCLUSIVE: Nader Saber proposed to Donya Soleiman at Surrey's Peace Arch monument. Happily, she said yes. Both were born in Iran.

Nader Saber proposes to his sweetheart Donya Soleiman at the Peace Arch monument.
The S.S. Stella on the Nicomekl River at Carncross Farm, 1886.

FOCUS: Exploring Surrey’s nautical history

PART ONE IN A SERIES: Not many people know just how important Surrey’s rivers were to both hardy farmers and early settlers.

The S.S. Stella on the Nicomekl River at Carncross Farm, 1886.
Surrey Mayor Linda Hepner with Surrey Liberal MPs, left to right, Ken Hardie, Randeep Sarai, Sukh Dhaliwal and John Aldag.

Surrey gets more than $800K in heritage funding from feds

Funding for Surrey to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday, expand Surrey Museum, upgrade Surrey Arts Centre and renovate Anniedale School.

Surrey Mayor Linda Hepner with Surrey Liberal MPs, left to right, Ken Hardie, Randeep Sarai, Sukh Dhaliwal and John Aldag.
Surrey MPs respond to Liberals' broken campaign pledge on electoral reform

Surrey MPs respond to Liberals’ broken campaign pledge on electoral reform

Canadian voters will "have to address" abandoned pledge to tackle electoral reform come the 2019 federal election, Tory MP Dianne Watts says

Surrey MPs respond to Liberals' broken campaign pledge on electoral reform
Surrey MPs weigh in on so-called 'anti-Islamophobia' motion

Surrey MPs weigh in on so-called ‘anti-Islamophobia’ motion

Parliament to vote on Liberal motion critics warn is designed to criminalize 'Islamophobia' while failing to identify other religions

Surrey MPs weigh in on so-called 'anti-Islamophobia' motion
Newton's Surrey Jamea Masjid.

RCMP keeping close watch on Surrey’s mosques after Quebec shootings

Police increasing patrols around the Surrey's Muslim mosques as well as gathering centres and schools following the mass shooting in Quebec

Newton's Surrey Jamea Masjid.
The number of violent crimes in Surrey dropped 16 per cent and total Criminal Code offences were down by six per cent in 2016 compared to 2015.

Crime down in Surrey, latest RCMP stats suggest

Violent crimes in Surrey dropped 16 per cent and total Criminal Code offences were down by six per cent in 2016 compared to 2015.

The number of violent crimes in Surrey dropped 16 per cent and total Criminal Code offences were down by six per cent in 2016 compared to 2015.
Colin Hill was shot dead in July 2015 at his home in the 16500-block of 64th Avenue while trying to protect his family from a midnight burglary.

Killer who shot Surrey realtor gets life with no parole eligibility for 17 years

Victim was shot dead in July 2015 at his home in the 16500-block of 64th Avenue while trying to protect his family from a midnight burglary.

Colin Hill was shot dead in July 2015 at his home in the 16500-block of 64th Avenue while trying to protect his family from a midnight burglary.
Surrey RCMP are investigating another shooting in Whalley, this one at 9 p.m. Thursday.

UPDATED: Police investigating two shootings, one fatal, in Surrey on Thursday night

Maple Ridge resident Hershan "Shawn" Bains, 36, died in a shooting overnight in Newton.

Surrey RCMP are investigating another shooting in Whalley, this one at 9 p.m. Thursday.
A composite sketch of a man believed to be involved in two suspicious incidents in Surrey recently.

Surrey RCMP warn about two suspicious incidents involving maroon van

The driver was a man in his 40s, with dark circles under his eyes and salt-and-pepper hair. He wore dark sweat pants and a black hoodie.

A composite sketch of a man believed to be involved in two suspicious incidents in Surrey recently.
Province announces $217M in funding for Surrey schools

Province announces $217M in funding for Surrey schools

Minister of Education says the funding will mean 5,200 new student spaces for the district.

Province announces $217M in funding for Surrey schools
Surrey Tory MP warns of job losses at Surrey Tax Centre while local Liberal MPs seek to 'clarify some of the misinformation.' Mesntime, union rep says Watts account 'pretty factual.'

Surrey MPs spar over tax centre jobs

Surrey Tory MP warns of Surrey job losses. Lib MPs "clarify" some "misinformation." Union rep says Watts account "pretty factual."

Surrey Tory MP warns of job losses at Surrey Tax Centre while local Liberal MPs seek to 'clarify some of the misinformation.' Mesntime, union rep says Watts account 'pretty factual.'
The Rusty Patched Bumble Bee (Bombus affinis) has been added to the United States' list of endangered species.  In Canada, this species is found in parts of Ontario, where it was listed as endangered in 2010, and Quebec where it was listed as threatened or vulnerable that same year.

Big buzz about scarce bees

When it comes to bees, endangerment is big news. Without bees, where would we be?

The Rusty Patched Bumble Bee (Bombus affinis) has been added to the United States' list of endangered species.  In Canada, this species is found in parts of Ontario, where it was listed as endangered in 2010, and Quebec where it was listed as threatened or vulnerable that same year.
An RCMP cruiser and another car were demolished in a traffic collision in Surrey early Friday morning.

UPDATED: Surrey RCMP cruiser, another car destroyed in Surrey crash

Both drivers were taken to hospital with injuries that were not considered to be life threatening.

An RCMP cruiser and another car were demolished in a traffic collision in Surrey early Friday morning.
Surrey Mounties closed roads to traffic in a Whalley neighbourhood for several hours Tuesday after a distraught man barricaded himself in a basement suite.

Surrey man barricades himself in basement suite

Surrey RCMP closed roads in a Whalley neighbourhood for several hours Tuesday after a distraught man barricaded himself in a basement suite.

Surrey Mounties closed roads to traffic in a Whalley neighbourhood for several hours Tuesday after a distraught man barricaded himself in a basement suite.
Police are trying to identify a suspect in an attempted ATM robbery in Newton. It happened last July 7, in the 7100-block of Scott Road.

Surrey RCMP try to ID suspect in attempted ATM robbery

It happened last July 7, in the 7100-block of Scott Road. A man with a knife tried to rob the victim as he left the ATM.

Police are trying to identify a suspect in an attempted ATM robbery in Newton. It happened last July 7, in the 7100-block of Scott Road.