Central Alberta Crime

Three Hills RCMP recovered stolen copper wire during recent investigation near Kneehill. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Central Alberta man causes $200K worth of damage at Rocky Mountian House car dealership

A Central Alberta man is accused of causing more than $200,000 in…

Three Hills RCMP recovered stolen copper wire during recent investigation near Kneehill. (File photo by Advocate staff)
RCMP looking for these two suspects

Police looking for suspects who stole truck in central Alberta

A Ford F350 was stolen out of Blackfalds on June 9. Two…

RCMP looking for these two suspects
Three calves were recently shot dead in Lacombe County near Mirror. (Photo from Facebook)

Calves shot and left for dead in central Alberta

Bashaw RCMP investigating three shootings

Three calves were recently shot dead in Lacombe County near Mirror. (Photo from Facebook)
FILE - Red Deer Mayor Tara Veer speaks out front of Red Deer City Hall on July 18, 2020, as a new addiction recovery community will be built in Red Deer was announced. (File photo by Advocate Staff)

City of Red Deer expects province to announce location for addictions treatment facility soon

Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce gets update on provincial projects

FILE - Red Deer Mayor Tara Veer speaks out front of Red Deer City Hall on July 18, 2020, as a new addiction recovery community will be built in Red Deer was announced. (File photo by Advocate Staff)
Innisfail RCMP seized over $40,000 in cash, five loaded guns, 1000 rounds of ammunition and a large qauntity of illicit drugs from an apartment in Penhold. (Photo courtesy of Innisfail RCMP)

Over $40k cash, loaded guns and drugs seized after arrest in Penhold

The Innisfail RCMP made a significant seizure of drugs, guns and cash…

Innisfail RCMP seized over $40,000 in cash, five loaded guns, 1000 rounds of ammunition and a large qauntity of illicit drugs from an apartment in Penhold. (Photo courtesy of Innisfail RCMP)
Innisfail RCMP seized a variety of guns and drugs over the weekend. (Photo courtesy of Innisfail RCMP)

Two people charged: Innisfail RCMP make weekend drug and weapons bust

Police arrested two people over the weekend in Innisfail in relation to…

Innisfail RCMP seized a variety of guns and drugs over the weekend. (Photo courtesy of Innisfail RCMP)
Sylvan Lake RCMP is looking for this suspect. (Contributed photo)

Sylvan Lake RCMP investigating disturbance involving weapons at beach

Sylvan Lake RCMP is investigating after receiving numerous calls about a large…

Sylvan Lake RCMP is looking for this suspect. (Contributed photo)
The Mountain Cree Traditional Band headquarters in Mirror, Alta. has been the target of theft and vandalism. (Photo submitted)

Vandals strike: Artifacts worth $1M gone from central Alberta museum

AWNTB says not enough been done to deter crime in Mirror, Alta.

The Mountain Cree Traditional Band headquarters in Mirror, Alta. has been the target of theft and vandalism. (Photo submitted)
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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.

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Didsbury RCMP recovers stolen property

Didsbury RCMP recovers stolen property

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

Didsbury RCMP recovers stolen property
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