Ponoka RCMP

Two peace officer vehicles are seen in front of the Ponoka Hospital and Care Centre at about 3:30 p.m. March 17. By then, the lock down had ended. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka hospital locks down due to alleged threatening phone call

RCMP believe there is no further threat to public safety

 

Ryan Jake Applegarth of Ponoka, 28, is scheduled to appear at Ponoka Provincial Court on March 12, 2021. (File photo)

Discussions about justice continue as Ponoka murder victim’s case proceeds

Reaction to comments Ponoka Staff Sgt. Chris Smiley made to town council last month

 

Ponoka RCMP investigated damages at the 7-Eleven store in Ponoka on Feb. 9. (Photo contributed)
Ponoka RCMP investigated damages at the 7-Eleven store in Ponoka on Feb. 9. (Photo contributed)
Shawn Andrew Alexis, 33 was charged with theft of truck, possession of stolen property, mischief, and possession of break-in instruments. (File photo by Advocate staff)
Shawn Andrew Alexis, 33 was charged with theft of truck, possession of stolen property, mischief, and possession of break-in instruments. (File photo by Advocate staff)
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Ponoka RCMP receives new police puppy trainee

Detachment says goodbye to ‘Maja’ and welcomes ‘Neutron’

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(Black Press file photo)

Stolen equipment worth $90,000 was located by police in central Alberta

A skid steer loader and trailer were found on Dec. 17

(Black Press file photo)
RCMP crest. (Black Press Media files)

Ponoka RCMP arrest male for kidnapping

Dennis Tyler Rattlesnake, 35, is facing charges of unlawful confinement, aggravated assault

RCMP crest. (Black Press Media files)
(RCMP photo)

Ponoka RCMP investigate armed robbery

Gas station held up on Remembrance Day

(RCMP photo)
Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP have announced the body of missing Vernon senior Wayne Orser has been found in Okanagan Lake. (Black Press Media)

Ponoka man charged with second degree murder

Incident took place Nov. 5, 2020

Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP have announced the body of missing Vernon senior Wayne Orser has been found in Okanagan Lake. (Black Press Media)
Police are investigating two incidents from early Monday morning. Black Press file photo.

Ponoka RCMP arrest Red Deer woman for truck theft

Vehicle located on Oct. 30

Police are investigating two incidents from early Monday morning. Black Press file photo.
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RCMP’s response to online discussions about anti-racism demonstrations

Ponoka RCMP Staff Sgt.’s comments misattributed online

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Amber Loretta Knickle is wanted by Ponoka RCMP in connection to a robbery and kidnapping. (Contributed photo).

Social media encounter leads to Ponoka RCMP laying robbery, kidnapping charges

Slave Lake victim was lured to Central Alberta, then robbed

Amber Loretta Knickle is wanted by Ponoka RCMP in connection to a robbery and kidnapping. (Contributed photo).
Alberta RCMP charge Tesla driver. (Contributed)
Alberta RCMP charge Tesla driver. (Contributed)
Intoxicated male arrested by Ponoka RCMP passes away after fall

Intoxicated male arrested by Ponoka RCMP passes away after fall

Incident remains under investigation by ASIRT

Intoxicated male arrested by Ponoka RCMP passes away after fall
A.J. Fallenchild speaks in front of the Ponoka RCMP building Monday, Sept. 14. Photo by Emily Jaycox

Black and Indigenous Alliance Alberta criticizes Ponoka RCMP

Press conference in front of Ponoka RCMP building shouted down by non-locals

A.J. Fallenchild speaks in front of the Ponoka RCMP building Monday, Sept. 14. Photo by Emily Jaycox
Ponoka RCMP lay charges following home invasion

Ponoka RCMP lay charges following home invasion

33-year-old man who arrived on bicycle is in custody

  • Jul 5, 2020
Ponoka RCMP lay charges following home invasion
Ponoka doorbell ringer lands in jail

Ponoka doorbell ringer lands in jail

Intoxicated individual now facing charges

  • Feb 4, 2020
Ponoka doorbell ringer lands in jail
(Advocate file photo).
(Advocate file photo).
RCMP have issued an arrest warrant for Donovan Rain, 27, of Samson First Nation. (Photo contributed)
RCMP have issued an arrest warrant for Donovan Rain, 27, of Samson First Nation. (Photo contributed)