Crime & Police

New bill would see creation of a new Alberta police agency

The Government of Alberta is introducing new legislation to address what it says is the evolution of public safety and policing needs in the province. The legislation would allow the creation of an independent police agency. […]

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Alberta RCMP gives tips to combat business fraud

With March being Fraud Prevention Month, the Alberta RCMP are joining the Alberta Community Crime Prevention Association’s (ACCPA) in providing education through the month with weekly tips.  […]

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Click it or ticket. Alberta RCMP reminding motorists to buckle up

Seatbelt safety is the Alberta Traffic Safety Calendar educational focus for March, and RCMP are reminding drivers that wearing a seatbelt is one of the most effective ways to be protected in a motor vehicle collision, significantly reducing the risk of serious injury and harm. […]

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Alberta RCMP share tips for Fraud Prevention Month

March is Fraud Prevention Month, and the Alberta RCMP is sharing information and resources to support the Alberta Community Crime Prevention Association’s (ACCPA) Fraud Prevention Month campaign. […]

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Police chopper pursues stolen vehicle, four arrested

On Friday, February 16, 2024, at approximately 10:30 p.m., the Edmonton Police Service’s Air-1 helicopter was deployed to track a stolen vehicle fleeing from authorities. The pursuit, which began within Edmonton, led the airborne unit to follow the suspect vehicle as it sped through various jurisdictions, ultimately ending up in the Morinville area. […]

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Chase results in four arrested

On January 14, 2023, shortly before 8:30 p.m., Fort Saskatchewan RCMP attempted a roadside stop with a reported suspicious vehicle in the Westpark area of Fort Saskatchewan.  […]

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Intersection Safety is January RCMP traffic safety focus

Motorists should pay attention to their intersection actions this month as Alberta RCMP and their partners will have their eyes on intersection safety this month as part of their monthly education and awareness initiatives.  […]

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Alberta RCMP and law enforcement partners launch Operation Cold Start

With temperatures dropping throughout Alberta this week, Alberta RCMP is partnering with their law enforcement partners across the province to launch Operation Cold Start, an initiative designed to reduce the theft of idling vehicles during the winter months. […]