Legal Resources

If you or someone is in immediate danger or if a police response is required call 9-1-1. Where an immediate response or dispatch of the police IS NOT required, call your local non-emergency lines

Abbotsford Police Department
Phone: 604-859-5225
Toll-Free: 1-800-898-6111

Vancouver Police Department: 
Phone: 604- 717-3321

Delta Police Department: 
Phone: 604-946- 4411

New West Police Department: 
Phone: 604-525-5411

Port Moody Police Department:
Phone: 604-461-3456

Burnaby RCMP:
Phone: 604-294-7922

Coquitlam RCMP:
Phone: 604-927-3000

Langley RCMP:
Phone: 604-532-3200

Surrey RCMP:
Main Detachment:  604.599.0502
 

Abbotsford Victim Services

The purpose of Victim Services is to lessen the trauma associated with being the victim of crime or trauma, and to try to prevent re-victimization. Empowerment of the individual through emotional support, information, practical assistance and appropriate referrals is the cornerstone of the program's effectiveness. As much as possible clients are encouraged to exercise choice as they proceed through the Criminal Justice System and to determine the source and degree of assistance they wish to receive.

Hours of Operation:

Abbotsford Police Victim Services provides:

  • Regular office hours from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday to Friday (except statutory holidays)
  • 24 hours, 7 days a week crisis response at the request of the Police
  • 24 hours, 7 days a week answering machine

If you are in need of Victim Services assistance, contact:

Phone: 604-864-4757
Fax: 604-864-4756
Email: victimservices@abbypd.ca
Address: 2838 Justice Way, Abbotsford BC, V2T 3P5

Legal Aid Services

LSS has a range of free services that may help you. We give priority to people with low incomes, but many services are available to all British Columbians. We offer:

Information provided by:

Advice from:

Representation (get more information) if you qualify and have:

  • serious family problems;
  • child protection matters;
  • criminal law issues; or
  • some immigration, mental health, and prison law issues

To contact Legal Aid:

LSS Call Centre (legal aid applications)
Greater Vancouver: 604-408-2172
Outside Greater Vancouver: 1-866-577-2525 (call no charge)

LSS administration (general inquiries only)

Greater Vancouver:
604-601-6000
400 – 510 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC  V6C 3A8