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Crime & Police

St. Albert RCMP warn of distraction thefts

St. Albert RCMP are warning residents about a rise in distraction thefts in the city over the past few months. Police say suspects seen on surveillance video in St. Albert are the same suspects that law enforcement are seeking to locate in Ontario regarding distraction thefts.
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Council puts homelessness on the table

The topic of persons experiencing homelessness and transients was brought forward by Councillor Stephen Dafoe at the Sept. 17 Committee of the Whole (COW) meeting. resulting in two motions being made, one of which was withdrawn pending the review of the Community Standards Bylaw this fall. […]

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RCMP warn property owners of paving contractor scams

The Alberta RCMP have received several reports of paving scams in which travelling companies are posing as legitimate contractors offering services to seniors in rural communities. The services are typically paving; however, police have received reports of roof sealing scams as well. […]

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RCMP focusing on distracted drivers in August

RCMP, Alberta Sheriffs and Community Peace Officers across the province will keep their eyes open for those who are keeping their eyes on their phone. Each month, RCMP and the policing partners focus on one aspect of traffic safety to raise awareness. August is distracted driving.
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