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Wetaskiwin RCMP make arrests for Hit and Run to residence

Damage estimates are expected to be in excess of $20,000.

 

Didsbury RCMP recovers stolen property

Didsbury RCMP recovers stolen property

Anyone who had items stolen in Olds, Sundre, Didsbury area asked to call RCMP

 

Geo. T. Ingham and Son Ltd., in Innisfail, has a new no-mask policy. (Photo from Facebook)
Geo. T. Ingham and Son Ltd., in Innisfail, has a new no-mask policy. (Photo from Facebook)
Red Deer RCMP seek public’s assistance after fatal hit and run

Red Deer RCMP seek public’s assistance after fatal hit and run

A male pedestrian was fatally injured Sunday afternoon after being hit by…

  • Aug 10, 2020
Red Deer RCMP seek public’s assistance after fatal hit and run
Hundreds of stolen items – much of it collectibles – recovered by police

Hundreds of stolen items – much of it collectibles – recovered by police

Red Deer RCMP have recovered hundreds of items of stolen property. Last…

  • Jul 23, 2020
Hundreds of stolen items – much of it collectibles – recovered by police
Sylvan Lake RCMP are investigating an electric scooter theft and believe this man is a suspect. Contributed photo
Sylvan Lake RCMP are investigating an electric scooter theft and believe this man is a suspect. Contributed photo
Busy weekend results in multiple charges for Rocky Mountain House RCMP

Busy weekend results in multiple charges for Rocky Mountain House RCMP

The weekend of June 5 through 7 was a busy one for…

Busy weekend results in multiple charges for Rocky Mountain House RCMP
ASIRT investigating man’s arrest in Red Deer where he sustained serious injury
ASIRT investigating man’s arrest in Red Deer where he sustained serious injury
Body-worn cameras come with legal issues and privacy concerns: Lacombe Police Service

Body-worn cameras come with legal issues and privacy concerns: Lacombe Police Service

Central ALberta police service wants to take responsible approach to such technology

Body-worn cameras come with legal issues and privacy concerns: Lacombe Police Service
Central Alberta drowning and Ontario homicide connected: police

Central Alberta drowning and Ontario homicide connected: police

Police say there is a connection between two recent deaths – a…

Central Alberta drowning and Ontario homicide connected: police
Police are looking for Keyshawn Mackinaw, 17. RCMP photo

Wetaskiwin RCMP locate one missing teen, still looking for another

Wetaskiwin RCMP have located Keyshawn Mackinaw. On May 27, police requested public…

Police are looking for Keyshawn Mackinaw, 17. RCMP photo
The demand for contract officers in the provinces and territories where they provide regular local policing services outstrips the RCMP’s capacity to recruit and train them, causing shortages that have led to officer health and wellness concerns, says the Public Safety Canada document. CP photo

RCMP facing ‘systemic sustainability challenges’ due to provincial policing role

Federal share is approaching $750 million annually, up from $618 million in 2012-13

The demand for contract officers in the provinces and territories where they provide regular local policing services outstrips the RCMP’s capacity to recruit and train them, causing shortages that have led to officer health and wellness concerns, says the Public Safety Canada document. CP photo
Olds resident attempts to flee from police

Olds resident attempts to flee from police

Innisfail RCMP, with help from the public, identified and located a suspicious…

Olds resident attempts to flee from police
Ponoka RCMP lay charges following threats directed towards child

Ponoka RCMP lay charges following threats directed towards child

RCMP have charged a man after he allegedly threatened to bear spray…

Ponoka RCMP lay charges following threats directed towards child
Innisfail man charged two different times during recent traffic stops

Innisfail man charged two different times during recent traffic stops

Innisfail RCMP recently found drugs while conducting traffic stops, charging one man…

Innisfail man charged two different times during recent traffic stops
Wetaskiwin and Maskwacis RCMP seize drugs and weapons, arrest 13 people

Wetaskiwin and Maskwacis RCMP seize drugs and weapons, arrest 13 people

RCMP have arrested 13 people, while seizing illegal drugs and weapons. Thursday,…

Wetaskiwin and Maskwacis RCMP seize drugs and weapons, arrest 13 people
Rimbey RCMP investigate fatal motorcycle collision
Rimbey RCMP investigate fatal motorcycle collision
Wetaskiwin man coughs on police, says he has COVID-19

Wetaskiwin man coughs on police, says he has COVID-19

Alberta RCMP members, including two officers in Wetaskiwin, have reported being coughed…

Wetaskiwin man coughs on police, says he has COVID-19
Rocky Mountain House RCMP seize firearms

Rocky Mountain House RCMP seize firearms

Rocky Mountain House RCMP seized firearms and drugs from a vehicle. One…

Rocky Mountain House RCMP seize firearms