Category: RCMP Updates

  • Alberta RCMP Kick-starts New Year with Intersection Safety Tips

    Alberta RCMP Kick-starts New Year with Intersection Safety Tips

    Edmonton – As we enter into 2020, Alberta RCMP reminds drivers to maintain safe driving habits on all types of roads, including intersections, in both urban and rural areas. Alberta RCMP urges road users to practice the following intersection safety tips: Drivers ·         Slow down as you approach an intersection, stop and check all traffic before proceeding. ·         Obey traffic signs and signals. Make […]

  • Piikani Nation RCMP Locate Stolen Hay Bales and Arrest One Male After Search Warrant Executed

    Piikani Nation RCMP Locate Stolen Hay Bales and Arrest One Male After Search Warrant Executed

    Brocket, Alta. – On Jan. 6 2020, at approximately 3:30 p.m., Piikani Nation RCMP located stolen hay bales at a residence near the community of Brocket, Alta. The hay bales were originally stolen out of Pincher Creek, Alta. Police applied for a warrant to enter the residence and upon execution, located one male who was arrested without incident. Police continued their […]

  • RCMP Major Crimes Investigating Shooting in Conrich, Alta.

    RCMP Major Crimes Investigating Shooting in Conrich, Alta.

    Conrich, Alta. – On Jan. 8, 2020, at approximately 2:30 a.m., Strathmore RCMP received a 911 call of a shooting that occurred at a residence in the Meadow Ridge area in Conrich, Alta.  A 27-year-old female from Conrich, Alta. was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries as a result of the shooting. The injured female […]

  • RCMP Major Crimes Unit located two subjects wanted on warrant –Update #3

    RCMP Major Crimes Unit located two subjects wanted on warrant –Update #3

    Jan 4, 2020 Cochrane, Alta. – The RCMP Major Crimes Unit wants to thank the public for their assistance in locating Trista Nadene Tinkler and Robert Gordon Daignault. The suspects were located in the City of Edmonton on January 3, 2020; however, the location of the vehicle remains unknown. Tinkler has been arrested for her outstanding warrant. Daignault […]

  • RCMP Major Crimes Unit seeking assistance to locate two subjects wanted on warrant –Update #2

    RCMP Major Crimes Unit seeking assistance to locate two subjects wanted on warrant –Update #2

    Cochrane, Alta. – The RCMP Major Crimes Unit continues to seek the public’s assistance in locating Trista Nadene Tinkler, Robert Gordon Daignault and the stolen 2013 Kia Optima. It is believed the suspects may be in the Edmonton area; however, the location of the vehicle remains unknown. Tinkler is described as: 5 feet 6 inches, […]

  • RCMP Major Crimes Unit seeking assistance to locate two subjects wanted on warrant

    RCMP Major Crimes Unit seeking assistance to locate two subjects wanted on warrant

    Cochrane, Alta. – The RCMP Major Crimes Unit has obtained arrest warrants for two adults who are believed to be in possession of a stolen vehicle related to an earlier death investigation. On December 29, 2019 the Major Crimes Unit took carriage of an investigation into a male found deceased near Spring Bank Airport.  Today, an […]

  • RCMP Major Crimes Unit investigating suspicious death near Springbank Airport

    RCMP Major Crimes Unit investigating suspicious death near Springbank Airport

    Cochrane, Alta. – At 8:30 a.m. today, Cochrane RCMP responded to a report of a deceased male located off of a rural road near the Spring Bank Airport.  Responding RCMP determined that the death is suspicious and the Major Crimes Unit South has taken carriage of the investigation. RCMP members including the Forensic Identification Section remain […]

  • Charges Laid in Money Laundering Case Linked to Illegal Online Cannabis Sales

    Charges Laid in Money Laundering Case Linked to Illegal Online Cannabis Sales

    Edmonton – The Federal Serious and Organized Crime Unit, in partnership with the Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada (FINTRAC), Canada Revenue Agency, the Forensic Accounting Management Group and the Seized Property Management Directorate, has concluded an investigation into Moxipay Corporation, an Edmonton based company who facilitated payments for unlicensed illegal online cannabis […]

  • ‘Tis the Season to Share Holiday Traffic Safety Tips

    ‘Tis the Season to Share Holiday Traffic Safety Tips

    Edmonton – The RCMP encourages Albertans to enjoy the season to the fullest while keeping in mind additional safety risks associated with the holidays, particularly when it comes to impaired driving. The RCMP will focus on identifying and removing impaired drivers from our roads throughout the holidays. On Dec. 7, 2019, the Alberta RCMP participated in […]

  • High River RCMP Charge Pair in Armed Robbery

    High River RCMP Charge Pair in Armed Robbery

    High River, Alta. The High River RCMP have charged 2 men in connection with a December 1 robbery at Rock-A-Doodles Restaurant in High River. Robert Vincent, age 38, of High River is charged with: –          Armed Robbery –          Possession of weapon for a dangerous purpose –          Disguise with intent to commit offense –          Uttering Threats (2 counts) –          Possess weapon contrary to prohibition –          Fail […]

  • Hinton RCMP – Amber Alert Ended

    Hinton RCMP – Amber Alert Ended

    Update #3: Hinton RCMP – Amber Alert issued for 14-month-old Waylon Armstrong Hinton, Alta. – Amber Alert has ended. Waylon Armstrong and Cody Armstrong have both been located unharmed. Cody Armstrong is now in police custody. S/Sgt. Chris Murphy will be available at the Hinton RCMP detachment for media comment between 5:30-5:45 p.m. MST. As this matter is […]

  • Okotoks RCMP Seized Stolen Firearm, Money and Drugs

    Okotoks RCMP Seized Stolen Firearm, Money and Drugs

    Okotoks, Alta. – On Dec. 10, 2019, at approximately 11:00 p.m., Okotoks RCMP Members conducted a traffic stop at Elizabeth Street and Northridge Drive in Okotoks. During the course of the investigation, police located a small quantity of marihuana, cocaine, Canadian currency and a loaded 9mm handgun. Further investigation revealed the loaded handgun was stolen from […]

  • Okotoks RCMP’s Quick Response Results in Recovery of Catalytic Converter and Two Charged

    Okotoks RCMP’s Quick Response Results in Recovery of Catalytic Converter and Two Charged

    Okotoks, Alta. – On Dec. 15, 2019, at approximately 8:30 p.m., Okotoks RCMP were patrolling in the area of Canadian Tire and were flagged down by a victim who had been parked when his catalytic converter was cut off and stolen by an unknown suspect. The victim advised police that the suspect had fled in […]

  • High River RCMP Seek Public Assistance to Find Lawful Owner

    High River RCMP Seek Public Assistance to Find Lawful Owner

    High River, Alta. – RCMP are seeking information for locating the lawful owner of a truck canopy. High River RCMP responded to a call in relation to careless use of a firearm in the early morning hours of December 9, 2019. The vehicle involved was later located South of High River which had a number […]

  • High River RCMP Seek Public Assistance to Locate Wanted Man – UPDATE

    High River RCMP Seek Public Assistance to Locate Wanted Man – UPDATE

    High River RCMP seek public assistance to locate wanted man – UPDATE – ARRESTED High River, Alta. – High River RCMP located Robert Duane Vincent with the assistance of the Southern Alberta Crime Reduction Unit, Nanton RCMP and Claresholm RCMP. He was arrested without incident. At the time of his arrest, Vincent was found to […]