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Police blocked in a vehicle and shot the suspect in the killing of Const. John Davidson on Nov. 6. The vehicle was stopped in the area of Mt. Lehman and Old Yale roads. (Abbotsford News file photo)

Police actions justified in incident involving B.C. officer’s death: IIO

Independent Investigations Office concludes its inquiry into Abbotsford case

Police blocked in a vehicle and shot the suspect in the killing of Const. John Davidson on Nov. 6. The vehicle was stopped in the area of Mt. Lehman and Old Yale roads. (Abbotsford News file photo)
Abbotsford body artist Kathleen Fowlstone is shown with the look she created that won her first place in a recent international competition.

B.C. ‘body artist’ wins international competition

Kathleen Fowlstone of Abbotsford competes in Los Angeles show

Abbotsford body artist Kathleen Fowlstone is shown with the look she created that won her first place in a recent international competition.
After years as the face of the Abbotsford Police Department, Const. Ian MacDonald is moving out of the spotlight. (Tyler Olsen/Abbotsford News)

Behind the news releases: Police media officer reflects on 8-year stint

MacDonald was the face of the department during times of both trauma and cheer

After years as the face of the Abbotsford Police Department, Const. Ian MacDonald is moving out of the spotlight. (Tyler Olsen/Abbotsford News)
This photo of Oscar Arfmann was taken on the day that Abbotsford Police Const. John Davidson was fatally shot.

VIDEO: Security heavy at first court appearance by accused B.C. cop killer

Oscar Arfmann charged with first-degree murder of Const. John Davidson

This photo of Oscar Arfmann was taken on the day that Abbotsford Police Const. John Davidson was fatally shot.
The casket of Const. John Davidson is carried into his memorial service on Sunday afternoon at Abbotsford Centre. (Darren McDonald photo)

‘An officer and a gentleman’: Const. John Davidson is laid to rest

Thousands attend memorial service for slain Abbotsford Police officer

The casket of Const. John Davidson is carried into his memorial service on Sunday afternoon at Abbotsford Centre. (Darren McDonald photo)
John Davidson has been identified as the police officer killed yesterday in Abbotsford.

Slain Abbotsford police officer identified

Const. John Davidson served 24 years in law enforcement

John Davidson has been identified as the police officer killed yesterday in Abbotsford.
Staff and youth from RockRidge Canyon pose in a blueberry field, where they volunteered to pick berries for a local farmer during their recent stay in Abbotsford.

Princeton summer camp hosted in Abbotsford during wildfire threat

Group of 80 youth and staff stays in community for one week

Staff and youth from RockRidge Canyon pose in a blueberry field, where they volunteered to pick berries for a local farmer during their recent stay in Abbotsford.
A Conair airtanker helps battle a wildifire south of Penticton last week. The Abbosford-based company currently has 26 of its planes involved in the wildfire situation across B.C. (Mark Brett/Black Press)

Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situation

Abbotsford company under contract with provincial government

A Conair airtanker helps battle a wildifire south of Penticton last week. The Abbosford-based company currently has 26 of its planes involved in the wildfire situation across B.C. (Mark Brett/Black Press)
Members of the emergency response team enter Abbotsford Senior Secondary following a double stabbing.

No motive yet known for double stabbing at Abbotsford Senior Secondary

One student dies in attack and other is in stable condition in hospital

Members of the emergency response team enter Abbotsford Senior Secondary following a double stabbing.
Pictured are winners of the 2015 Miss BC

Applications now accepted for Miss BC, Miss Teen BC and Mrs. BC Pageant

Final pageant takes place in Fort Langley on July 3, involving contestants from across the province

Pictured are winners of the 2015 Miss BC
A neighbourhood in Cache Creek is shown on Monday following the flash flood that took place on Saturday.

Local Salvation Army workers assist after Cache Creek flooding

Two from Abbotsford are among the 20 Sally Ann workers from across the province who are helping with relief efforts

A neighbourhood in Cache Creek is shown on Monday following the flash flood that took place on Saturday.