Category: RCMP Updates

  • Alberta RCMP Seeking the Public’s Help in Identifying Three Deceased Individuals

    Alberta RCMP Seeking the Public’s Help in Identifying Three Deceased Individuals

    Edmonton – Alberta RCMP’s Missing Persons and Unidentified Human Remains Unit is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying three individuals whose remains have been discovered in Alberta over the past 40 years. Unidentified Female #1 ·         Last seen alive: Before 1975 ·         Remains found: 1985 in Hinton, Alta. ·         Possible Indigenous ancestry ·         Estimated:16-30 years of age Contact the Hinton […]

  • RCMP Major Crimes Unit seeking public assistance to located wanted man

    RCMP Major Crimes Unit seeking public assistance to located wanted man

    UPDATE – ARRESTED Blood Tribe First Nations Reserve, Alta – The RCMP can confirm that Kyle Lewis Crow Chief was arrested yesterday, without incident, in Edmonton.  The investigation into the attempted murder continues by the RCMP Major Crimes Unit. No further update is currently available. Backgrounder Blood Tribe First Nations Reserve, Alta. – On Dec. […]

  • Nanton RCMP investigate a suspicious male that leads to seizure of 250 Cannabis plants

    Nanton RCMP investigate a suspicious male that leads to seizure of 250 Cannabis plants

    Nanton, Alta. – On Nov. 13 2019, at 11:00 a.m., Nanton RCMP responded to a call of a suspicious male at a rural residence near Highway 2 and Township Road 170. The male had indicated he had been involved in a motor vehicle collision and was in need of a ride. Nanton and High River […]

  • National Impaired Driving Enforcement Day – Results from Cochrane

    National Impaired Driving Enforcement Day – Results from Cochrane

    Cochrane, AB. – On Saturday, December 7th, 2019, Cochrane RCMP municipal traffic and general duty officers conducted several checkstops in and around the Cochrane area as a part of the RCMP’s National Impaired Driving Enforcement Day initiative. Cochrane RCMP estimate that over 200 vehicles were checked.   One person was arrested and charged with impaired driving.  “I am hopeful […]

  • High River RCMP Catch Wanted Man

    High River RCMP Catch Wanted Man

    On December 4, 2019 High River RCMP caught up with Randy Yeo (38) who was wanted for being Unlawfully at Large as well as 14 other outstanding warrants for his arrest. The warrants stemmed from Provincial Traffic to Criminal Code offences consisting of Property and weapon offences as well as breaches of probation. Four new charges were laid as […]

  • Alberta RCMP Pens Christmas Parody to Educate Public

    Alberta RCMP Pens Christmas Parody to Educate Public

    Edmonton – Alberta RCMP is reminding residents of “thieves’ favorite things” to educate the public about mail theft. Each week a new verse will be posted on Alberta RCMP social media accounts with #FavoriteThings (lyrics below). In 2018 the months with the highest mail thefts were December and January. December 2018 saw approximately 130 mail […]

  • High River RCMP Investigate Armed Robbery

    High River RCMP Investigate Armed Robbery

    High River, Alta. – The RCMP in High River are investigating an armed robbery and looking for public assistance in the identification of the suspects. At approximately 8:30 p.m. on December 1, two masked males entered the Rock-a Doodle Restaurant in High River, brandishing machetes.  One of the suspects held an employee and a customer at knife point […]

  • Alberta RCMP Reminding Albertans to NOT Start the New Year with a Bang

    Alberta RCMP Reminding Albertans to NOT Start the New Year with a Bang

    Edmonton – Every year, the Alberta RCMP Explosives Disposal Unit (EDU) recovers a substantial amount of unused commercial explosives from rural properties. Historic rules gave Albertans easy access to commercial explosives and, as a result, there is a large quantity of explosives that remain forgotten in rural Alberta. Last week, RCMP EDU attended and disposed […]

  • RCMP Traffic Services Significant Seizures Take Over 233,000 Average Drug Dosages Off Alberta Roads

    RCMP Traffic Services Significant Seizures Take Over 233,000 Average Drug Dosages Off Alberta Roads

    Edmonton – Traffic stops on Alberta’s highways can lead to significant seizures of illicit drugs, firearms, stolen goods and other contraband materials. From July to November 2019, Alberta RCMP made nine significant drug and cash seizures near Banff, Canmore, Lake Louise and Stony Plain.RCMP members stopped vehicles for various offences and noted numerous indicators of drug […]

  • Vulcan RCMP Investigate Drowning

    Vulcan RCMP Investigate Drowning

    Little Bow Provincial Park, Alta. – On Nov. 24, 2019 the Vulcan RCMP responded to a call of two males who had fallen through the ice while fishing.  One of the males was able to get out of the water safely and the second male later succumbed to his injuries. At 1:00 p.m., the RCMP were […]

  • High River RCMP Respond to Suspicious Vehicle

    High River RCMP Respond to Suspicious Vehicle

    On November 21st, 2019 at approximately 4:15 pm, High River RCMP along with Alberta Sheriffs responded to a suspicious truck parked idling at the north Tim Horton’s parking lot. The truck was located by police before fleeing the area at a high rate of speed. The suspect truck collided with 2 vehicles as well as […]

  • Okotoks RCMP Make Arrest Following Residential Robbery

    Okotoks RCMP Make Arrest Following Residential Robbery

    UPDATE November 21 2019 Foothills County, Alta. – The Okotoks RCMP have laid charges against a male following a robbery at a rural residence which occurred on Nov. 19, 2019. 37-year-old Armin Babic of Edmonton is facing the following charges: –       Robbery with a firearm –       Personation of a peace officer using an article, uniform or equipment […]

  • Alberta RCMP Remind all Albertans to Always Report Suspicious Activity

    Alberta RCMP Remind all Albertans to Always Report Suspicious Activity

    Edmonton – Alberta RCMP are pleased to report that the third quarter results for 2019 continue to show an overall steady decrease in property-related crime in Alberta since 2017 (http://www.rcmp.gc.ca/ab/data-and-innovation-donnees-et-innovation/3-alberta-eng.htm). This could not have been accomplished without the continued efforts of Albertans in securing their personal property and informing their local police of suspicious activity […]

  • High River RCMP Seek Public Assistance to Locate Wanted Female

    High River RCMP Seek Public Assistance to Locate Wanted Female

    High River, Alberta – As a result of a High River RCMP investigation regarding fraudulent mortgage applications,  Keelie Linda Peterson, age 22, of Calgary, Alberta is wanted by the High River RCMP for charges of Using a Forged Document, and Failing to Comply with a Condition of release. Peterson is believed to reside in Calgary and […]

  • Gleichen RCMP with the RCMP Major Crimes Unit are Investigating Sudden Death

    Gleichen RCMP with the RCMP Major Crimes Unit are Investigating Sudden Death

    Siksika Nation, Alta. – On October 25, 2019 the Gleichen RCMP launched an investigation into the death of a 20-year-old male at a residence on Siksika Nation. At 10:49 p.m., the RCMP responded with EMS to a residence and the male was declared deceased. The investigation by the RCMP including the Major Crimes Unit and […]