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Kelowna man Joseph Driscoll’s bones were found near Peterson Creek in Kamloops on Jan. 19. Th 42-year-old had been missing since Nov. 12 when he was last seen in Kamloops’ Valleyview neighbourhood. (Kamloops RCMP)

Human bones found in Kamloops belong to missing Kelowna man

Joseph Driscoll has been missing since the early hours of Nov. 12

 

Police hope the public can help find a 30-year-old Nanaimo woman not seen since Jan. 11. (Photo submitted)

RCMP ask for help locating Nanaimo woman dealing with ‘personal issues’

Family worried for well-being of 30-year-old who hasn’t been heard from since Jan. 11

 

Alina Durham holds a photo of her daughter Shaelene Bell in her home on Jan. 12, 2023. Bell went missing on Jan. 30, 2021 and her body was found on June 2, 2021 in the Fraser River near Coquitlam. Durham has been trying for 18 months to get Shaelene’s Missing Adult Alert in place, but nothing has happened. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)

B.C. mom disheartened with no result after 18 months advocating for missing-adult alert

‘I believe it can be done, I believe it should be done and nothing is being done,’ says Alina Durham

 

Nanaimo RCMP were asking for the public to help find a 23-year-old who has been missing but has since been found safe. (Photo submitted)

UPDATE: 23-year-old from Nanaimo who was missing has been found

Nanaimo RCMP asked for public’s help in locating person who missed appointment

Nanaimo RCMP were asking for the public to help find a 23-year-old who has been missing but has since been found safe. (Photo submitted)
Nanaimo RCMP were asking for assistance in locating a 37-year-old woman who hadn’t been in contact with her family since early November. She has since been found. (Submitted photo)

UPDATE: Nanaimo woman who stopped texting her family has been found safe

37-year-old was last seen in north Nanaimo in late December

Nanaimo RCMP were asking for assistance in locating a 37-year-old woman who hadn’t been in contact with her family since early November. She has since been found. (Submitted photo)
Nanaimo RCMP are looking for a 13-year-old who has been missing since Monday, Jan. 9. (Photo submitted)

UPDATE: Nanaimo RCMP want missing 13-year-old to know he is not in trouble

Police have provided an update, stating the boy has been found and is safe

Nanaimo RCMP are looking for a 13-year-old who has been missing since Monday, Jan. 9. (Photo submitted)
Chief Samuel Schooner of Nuxalk Nation speaks at a press conference in Williams Lake Jan. 12, appealing for information regarding the disappearance if Carl Schooner Jr. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

VIDEO: ‘This is a parent’s worst nightmare’; father of missing Bella Coola man

A $10,000 reward offered for information regarding disappearance of Carl Schooner Jr.

Chief Samuel Schooner of Nuxalk Nation speaks at a press conference in Williams Lake Jan. 12, appealing for information regarding the disappearance if Carl Schooner Jr. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Ian Indridson was last seen on Jan. 10, 2022, and investigators believe he may be in danger. (Courtesy of VicPD)

Police continue search for Victoria man now missing for a year

Ian Indridson is described as Caucasian, 5’11”, with a slim build and short salt and pepper hair.

Ian Indridson was last seen on Jan. 10, 2022, and investigators believe he may be in danger. (Courtesy of VicPD)
Nanaimo RCMP are looking for a 34-year-old woman who was reported missing Jan. 6 and has not been seen since Dec. 26. (Photo submitted)

Missing Nanaimo woman may be associating with ‘questionable’ characters

Nanaimo RCMP ask for public’s help in locating 34-year-old

Nanaimo RCMP are looking for a 34-year-old woman who was reported missing Jan. 6 and has not been seen since Dec. 26. (Photo submitted)
A 17-year-old who lives in Nanaimo did not show up at his family’s home in Bowser for Christmas as planned and was considered missing, but he has since been found safe. (Photos submitted)

UPDATE: Nanaimo teen who didn’t come home for Christmas has been located safe and sound

Family in Bowser hadn’t heard from 17-year-old since Dec. 23

A 17-year-old who lives in Nanaimo did not show up at his family’s home in Bowser for Christmas as planned and was considered missing, but he has since been found safe. (Photos submitted)
Michael Bosma was 25 at the time he disappeared in Kelowna on Jan. 9, 2006. (Facebook/Michael James Bosma - We Miss You!)
Michael Bosma was 25 at the time he disappeared in Kelowna on Jan. 9, 2006. (Facebook/Michael James Bosma - We Miss You!)
Ryan Albert was last seen on May 11. His family continues to search for him. (Handout)      Shutterstock.com

‘We have no idea where he might be’: Vancouver Island woman searches for missing son

Family hasn’t been in contact with Sooke man since May

Ryan Albert was last seen on May 11. His family continues to search for him. (Handout)      Shutterstock.com
New surveillance images of Carmel Gilmour on the eve before she went missing five years gao have been released by Oceanside RCMP. (Courtesy of Oceanside RCMP)

RCMP share surveillance photos of Vancouver Island woman who went missing in 2017

Police continue to ask public for assistance finding Carmel Gilmour

New surveillance images of Carmel Gilmour on the eve before she went missing five years gao have been released by Oceanside RCMP. (Courtesy of Oceanside RCMP)
Nanaimo RCMP expressed concern after an 82-year-old woman was reported missing the morning of Tuesday, Dec. 13. (Submitted photo)

UPDATE: Missing Nanaimo senior found dead

RCMP say senior wandered away from her Stephenson Point-area home

Nanaimo RCMP expressed concern after an 82-year-old woman was reported missing the morning of Tuesday, Dec. 13. (Submitted photo)
McDevitt was spotted headed to the trails near Sooke Potholes via CCTV footage which police found on Dec. 11. (Courtesy of Sooke RCMP)

Sooke RCMP taking over search for missing woman who never made Victoria flight

CCTV footage shows McDevitt heading to the trails at Sooke Potholes

McDevitt was spotted headed to the trails near Sooke Potholes via CCTV footage which police found on Dec. 11. (Courtesy of Sooke RCMP)
Investigators are asking for the public’s help in locating missing 38-year-old Melissa McDevitt, after she failed to board a flight from Victoria to Vancouver on Saturday (Dec. 10). (Courtesy Victoria Police Department)

MISSING: Police find 38-year-old woman’s car near Sooke Potholes

Melissa McDevitt was supposed to fly from Victoria to Vancouver, but never got on the plane

Investigators are asking for the public’s help in locating missing 38-year-old Melissa McDevitt, after she failed to board a flight from Victoria to Vancouver on Saturday (Dec. 10). (Courtesy Victoria Police Department)
Nanaimo RCMP are asking the public to help find a 54-year-old man who has not been in contact with his family since Oct. 25. (Photo submitted)

Missing Nanaimo man hasn’t been in touch with family for a month and a half

Nanaimo RCMP issue press release to ask for public’s help to locate 54-year-old

Nanaimo RCMP are asking the public to help find a 54-year-old man who has not been in contact with his family since Oct. 25. (Photo submitted)
Port Alberni RCMP are trying to locate 13-year-old Alexis Huttunen. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

UPDATE: Missing Port Alberni teenager has been found

Alexis Huttunen last seen by her family on morning of Dec. 7, 2022

Port Alberni RCMP are trying to locate 13-year-old Alexis Huttunen. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
Nanaimo RCMP were asking the public to help in locating a 23-year-old who missed an important medical appointment in November. He has since been found. (Submitted photo)

UPDATE: RCMP report Nanaimo man reported missing in late November found safe and sound

RCMP had been looking for 23-year-old who they believed was living in a tent in Cedar

Nanaimo RCMP were asking the public to help in locating a 23-year-old who missed an important medical appointment in November. He has since been found. (Submitted photo)
Nanaimo RCMP investigators have been looking for a 31-year-old man who hasn’t been seen by his family since Oct. 31. (Photo submitted)

Missing Nanaimo man hasn’t been seen all month

Family of 31-year-old worried about his well-being, say RCMP

Nanaimo RCMP investigators have been looking for a 31-year-old man who hasn’t been seen by his family since Oct. 31. (Photo submitted)