rural crime

Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins

Red Deer-Lacombe MP introduces bill to tackle rural crime

‘My constituents are tired of being victims’

 

(File photo by Advocate staff)

MPs co-host virtual rural crime panel discussion

Topics included how measures to address rural crime have progressed

 

Frontline rural police will benefit from new support positions say municipal representatives

Frontline rural police will benefit from new support positions say municipal representatives

Province says of 43 new RCMP officers on the job, 18 will provide support and specialized services

 

Alberta’s justice minister leading national effort to tackle rural crime

Alberta’s justice minister leading national effort to tackle rural crime

Justice Minister Doug Schweitzer co-chairing national working group on rural crime

Alberta’s justice minister leading national effort to tackle rural crime
Justice system critics have long bemoaned what they regard as a revolving-door approach that puts arrested criminals back on the streets within hours, in some cases. Photo by PAUL COWLEY/Advocate staff

Red Deer County mayor ‘appalled’ by justice system’s handling of crime

Mayor Jim Wood shares rural sentiments that sentences too lenient for rural criminals

Justice system critics have long bemoaned what they regard as a revolving-door approach that puts arrested criminals back on the streets within hours, in some cases. Photo by PAUL COWLEY/Advocate staff
Liberals shrugging off concerns about rural crime, opposition MPs charge

Liberals shrugging off concerns about rural crime, opposition MPs charge

OTTAWA — A Liberal-dominated parliamentary committee’s report on rural crime is “an…

Liberals shrugging off concerns about rural crime, opposition MPs charge
RCMP investigators on the scene of an officer-related shooting at the intersection of Hwy 11 and Range Road 234 Thursday afternoon near Alix. Bashaw Mounties shot and killed a man at the scene around 9:15 a.m. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

Central Alberta RCMP rural crime investigator starting soon

The plainclothes Mountie will be joined by another rural crime investigator this summer

RCMP investigators on the scene of an officer-related shooting at the intersection of Hwy 11 and Range Road 234 Thursday afternoon near Alix. Bashaw Mounties shot and killed a man at the scene around 9:15 a.m. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
Lacombe County promoting crime prevention measures

Lacombe County promoting crime prevention measures

County pushing Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design principles

  • Feb 23, 2018
Lacombe County promoting crime prevention measures
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Rural Crime Watch AGM coming to Lacombe

Rural crime remains a hot topic in Central Alberta

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Red Deer County Mayor Jim Wood (contributed photo).                                Red Deer County Mayor Jim Wood (contributed photo).
Red Deer County Mayor Jim Wood (contributed photo).                                Red Deer County Mayor Jim Wood (contributed photo).