City-run public toilets are not common in Vancouver but there are many places to access the facilities if you're traveling around the city. Public libraries, departments stores, shopping malls and larger public parks all have washrooms. There are no fees to use washrooms in Vancouver.
Vancouver is relatively safe for visitors.
Purse-snatching and pickpocketing do occur; be vigilant with your personal possessions.
Theft from unattended cars is not uncommon; never leave valuables in vehicles where they can be seen.
Persistent street begging is an issue for some visitors; just...