Central Alberta Crime

RCMP officers advised people to avoid the Lakeway Boulevard area today, Sept. 21, due to an ongoing incident. (Photo by Michaela Ludwig)

Lakeway Boulevard incident over, say RCMP

As of 9: 57 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 21, RCMP confirmed in…

 

Red Deer RCMP  (File photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

RCMP contain Sylvan Lake neighbourhood after gun was pointed at officers

A man who pointed a gun at police officers in Sylvan Lake…

 

Red Deer RCMP  (File photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

Editorial: Red Deer Should Embrace the Alberta Police Force

Once in a lifetime, a unique opportunity comes along. Great leaders seize…

 

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RCMP release images of suspects in June shooting in Sylvan Lake

Shooting happened about 11:20 p.m. on June 16 on Lakeshore Drive

  • Aug 24, 2022
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Last year Alberta RCMP took 101 impaired drivers off the roads over the Victoria Day long weekend. (File photo by Advocate staff)
Last year Alberta RCMP took 101 impaired drivers off the roads over the Victoria Day long weekend. (File photo by Advocate staff)
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(File photo by Advocate staff)
Alberta RCMP encourages the public to report any criminal or suspicious activity to police before posting to an online app, page, or group – this includes sites like Facebook or Twitter. (File photo by Black Press news services)
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Alberta RCMP encourages public to directly report criminal activity to law enforcement

‘If you do not report it, we may not know about it’

  • Dec 10, 2021
Alberta RCMP encourages the public to report any criminal or suspicious activity to police before posting to an online app, page, or group – this includes sites like Facebook or Twitter. (File photo by Black Press news services)
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Blackfalds RCMP seek man wanted for weapons trafficking

Police are asking for public assistance to help locate a Calgary man…

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RCMP received reports on Sunday of another five broken vehicle windshields — three of which appear to have been caused by a pellet or high-powered BB gun-type weapon. (File photo by Black Press news services)

RCMP investigating after Red Deer vehicles apparently damaged by BBs or pellets

Five windshields broken on weekend, three of which appear to have been damaged by pellets or BBs

RCMP received reports on Sunday of another five broken vehicle windshields — three of which appear to have been caused by a pellet or high-powered BB gun-type weapon. (File photo by Black Press news services)
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Five Central Albertans arrested after 15 guns and over $100k of stolen property seized

Wetaskiwin RCMP has arrested five individuals after recovering $100,000 of stolen property…

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RCMP are investigating a counterfeiting ring that is selling fake safety certificates. (File photo from The Canadian Press)

RCMP investigating large safety certificate counterfeiting ring

Police believe thousands of fake certificates may have been sold in Western Canada

RCMP are investigating a counterfeiting ring that is selling fake safety certificates. (File photo from The Canadian Press)

Innisfail RCMP traffic stop leads to guns, drugs seizure

Edmonton man facing 19 charges

  • Nov 2, 2021
RCMP executed search warrants at three properties in Red Deer, Lacombe County and Morningside where 1.35 million cigarrettes were seized. (Photo contributed)
RCMP executed search warrants at three properties in Red Deer, Lacombe County and Morningside where 1.35 million cigarrettes were seized. (Photo contributed)
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Six suspects charged after RCMP discover ‘chop shop’ in central Alberta

Police are still seeking an alleged suspect from Rimbey

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Wetaskiwin RCMP are investigating the thefts of two semi trailers and some lumber. (Contributed photo).

Wetaskiwin RCMP investigates theft of semi trailers with lumber

Wetaskiwin RCMP is investigating a theft of semi trailers. On Saturday, Wetaskiwin…

Wetaskiwin RCMP are investigating the thefts of two semi trailers and some lumber. (Contributed photo).
Marshall Lawrence Stone, of Rocky Mountain House, has been sentenced to life imprisonment with no parole eligibility for 13 years. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Rocky Mountain House man sentenced to life in prison

Marshall Lawrence Stone will have no parole eligibility for 13 years

Marshall Lawrence Stone, of Rocky Mountain House, has been sentenced to life imprisonment with no parole eligibility for 13 years. (File photo by Advocate staff)
Wetaskiwin RCMP executed a search warrant at a residence on Thursday morning. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Red Deer woman charged for alleged murder of two-year-old

The Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit is investigating the alleged homicide of…

Wetaskiwin RCMP executed a search warrant at a residence on Thursday morning. (File photo by Advocate staff)
A joint Blackfalds and Red Deer RCMP drug operation uncovered 2.5 grams of fentanyl, 23 grams of methamphetamine, morphine pills, firearms, ammunition and stolen bicycles at a Highland Green home.
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Fentanyl and firearms seized from Red Deer home in RCMP drug operation

Two Red Deer men facing drug trafficking charges

A joint Blackfalds and Red Deer RCMP drug operation uncovered 2.5 grams of fentanyl, 23 grams of methamphetamine, morphine pills, firearms, ammunition and stolen bicycles at a Highland Green home.
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A second-degree murder trial began on Tuesday for Evan Ernest Foureyes, accused of killing a Sunchild First Nation man in 2018. (Photo from RCMP)

Murder trial begins for central Alberta man accused in fatal 2018 assault

Evan Foureyes charged with second-degree murder, assault and kidnapping

A second-degree murder trial began on Tuesday for Evan Ernest Foureyes, accused of killing a Sunchild First Nation man in 2018. (Photo from RCMP)
Wetaskiwin RCMP responded to a fatal collision north of Wetaskiwin on Friday night. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Ponoka RCMP arrest a pair of robbery suspects

Ponoka RCMP have arrested a pair of suspects after a robbery over…

Wetaskiwin RCMP responded to a fatal collision north of Wetaskiwin on Friday night. (File photo by Advocate staff)