Photos: Vancouver police training on Deadman's Island

Visitors to Stanley Park Thursday may have noticed a larger than usual police presence.

VPD training
The Vancouver Police Department's emergency response team Thursday took part in a training exercise at HMCS Discovery, the the Royal Canadian Navy Reserve shore facility on Deadman’s Island off Stanley Park. Photo Dan Toulgoet

The department's emergency response team took part in a training exercise at HMCS Discovery, the the Royal Canadian Navy Reserve shore facility on Deadman’s Island off Stanley Park.

article continues below
VPD training
The Vancouver Police Department's emergency response team Thursday took part in a training exercise at HMCS Discovery, the the Royal Canadian Navy Reserve shore facility on Deadman’s Island off Stanley Park. Photo Dan Toulgoet

The training involved simulated injuries, gunfire and smoke.

VPD training
The Vancouver Police Department's emergency response team Thursday took part in a training exercise at HMCS Discovery, the the Royal Canadian Navy Reserve shore facility on Deadman’s Island off Stanley Park. Photo Dan Toulgoet
 


ERT drill
The Vancouver Police Department's emergency response team Thursday took part in a training exercise at HMCS Discovery, the the Royal Canadian Navy Reserve shore facility on Deadman’s Island off Stanley Park. Photo Dan Toulgoet

Read Related Topics

Comments

NOTE: To post a comment you must have an account with at least one of the following services: Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ You may then login using your account credentials for that service. If you do not already have an account you may register a new profile with Disqus by first clicking the "Post as" button and then the link: "Don't have one? Register a new profile".

The Vancouver Courier welcomes your opinions and comments. We do not allow personal attacks, offensive language or unsubstantiated allegations. We reserve the right to edit comments for length, style, legality and taste and reproduce them in print, electronic or otherwise. For further information, please contact the editor or publisher, or see our Terms and Conditions.

comments powered by Disqus

Popular Vancouver Courier

Sign Up For Our e-Newsletter!
Find the Vancouver Courier Newspaper