RCMP

Two RCMP officers observe a moment of silence to honour slain Const. Heidi Stevenson and the other 21 victims of the mass killings at a checkpoint on Portapique Road in Portapique, N.S. on Friday, April 24, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan

RCMP under scrutiny one year after mass killing that left 22 dead in Nova Scotia

Questions raised about why it took police 13 hours to stop mass killing

 

Didsbury RCMP responded to a rural residence for a 911 call of a sudden death on March 31. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Two central Albertans found dead, one a suicide

RCMP say no further information will be provided

 

Drumheller police seized quantities of fentanyl, methamphetamine and more than $2,000 cash, as well as various drug paraphernalia. . (RCMP photo)

Drumheller RCMP search leads to drug seize and arrest

Fentanyl, methanphetamine, cash were seized

 

(File photo by Advocate staff)

Two semi trucks jack-knifed on Highway 2

Emergency crews working in Innisfail and Bowden area

(File photo by Advocate staff)
Didsbury RCMP found drugs and cash at a residence on March 21. (File photo by Advocate staff)
Didsbury RCMP found drugs and cash at a residence on March 21. (File photo by Advocate staff)
The RCMP logo is seen outside Royal Canadian Mounted Police "E" Division Headquarters, in Surrey, B.C., Friday, April 13, 2018. An internal review says the RCMP routinely flouted its own policies when gathering information from the internet, potentially endangering investigations and prosecutions. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

RCMP breached policy on collection of online information: audit

RCMP breached policy on collection of online information: audit

The RCMP logo is seen outside Royal Canadian Mounted Police "E" Division Headquarters, in Surrey, B.C., Friday, April 13, 2018. An internal review says the RCMP routinely flouted its own policies when gathering information from the internet, potentially endangering investigations and prosecutions. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Chevi Rabbit. (Photo submitted)

Ponoka advocate taking part in RCMP diversity advisory council

LGBT and Indigenous rights advocate Chevi Rabbit selected for council

  • Mar 16, 2021
Chevi Rabbit. (Photo submitted)
Sylvan Lake RCMP are investigating a break-in at a seasonal residence where three oil paintings were stolen. (Photo contributed)

Art theft in Lacombe County

Sylvan Lake RCMP investigating

Sylvan Lake RCMP are investigating a break-in at a seasonal residence where three oil paintings were stolen. (Photo contributed)
Members of the Red Deer RCMP downtown patrol monitor for drug activity and property crimes. (Advocate file photo).

Two peace officers are training to join Red Deer’s downtown police patrol unit

This “integrated” unit will be the first in Alberta

Members of the Red Deer RCMP downtown patrol monitor for drug activity and property crimes. (Advocate file photo).
(Black Press file photo)
(Black Press file photo)
A speaker addresses the crowd at the Open Alberta For Business rally in Red Deer on Feb. 15. A participant is now accusing city RCMP of obstructing the demonstration with unnecessary street barricades. (Contributed photo).

Protester blames Red Deer RCMP for obstructing the Feb. 15 convoy demonstration

RCMP says some landowners didn’t want convoy on their property

A speaker addresses the crowd at the Open Alberta For Business rally in Red Deer on Feb. 15. A participant is now accusing city RCMP of obstructing the demonstration with unnecessary street barricades. (Contributed photo).
Alberta RCMP Serious Crimes Branch has released homicide statistics for 2020. (File photo by Advocate staff)
Alberta RCMP Serious Crimes Branch has released homicide statistics for 2020. (File photo by Advocate staff)
Drumheller RCMP seized fentanyl, methamphetamine, and cocaine after a residence was searched on Feb. 12. (Photo contributed)
Drumheller RCMP seized fentanyl, methamphetamine, and cocaine after a residence was searched on Feb. 12. (Photo contributed)
(Black Press file photo)

Car thefts down during pandemic, Alberta RCMP reports

A more than 20 per cent decrease in vehicles thefts was noted

(Black Press file photo)
(Black Press file photo)

Police seeking suspects in Bowden armed robbery

Man was beaten and robbed of his wallet

(Black Press file photo)
Wetaskiwin RCMP say a Maskwacis man died after he was struck by a vehicle. (File photo by Advocate staff)
Wetaskiwin RCMP say a Maskwacis man died after he was struck by a vehicle. (File photo by Advocate staff)
The body of 25-year-old Kyler Corriveau was discovered near Red Deer on Sunday. He was missing since Dec. 15. Police are investigating his death as a homicide. (Contrinuted photo).

RCMP are investigating the death of missing Red Deer man as a homicide

The body of Kyler Corriveau was discovered on Sunday

The body of 25-year-old Kyler Corriveau was discovered near Red Deer on Sunday. He was missing since Dec. 15. Police are investigating his death as a homicide. (Contrinuted photo).
(Advocate file photo/ Blotter bug).

RCMP in central Alberta lay kidnapping, assault charges

A male victim was left with serious injuries

(Advocate file photo/ Blotter bug).
(Black Press file photo/Blotter bug).

Police encourage online reporting for less serious crimes

Police are asking central Albertans to report minor crimes online, if possible,…

(Black Press file photo/Blotter bug).
(Black Press file photo.)

Suspect arrested after a shooting on Sunchild First Nation

A man was charged with aggrevated assault and other crimes

(Black Press file photo.)