Premier and Solicitor General issue statement on passing of RCMP officer

January 21, 2015 – Premier Jim Prentice and Justice Minister and Solicitor General Jonathan Denis issued the following statement in response to the death of a St. Albert RCMP officer.

“Today, it is with great sadness that we begin to mourn the loss of Constable David Wynn, who has paid the ultimate sacrifice in his service to Alberta. May his family and friends gather strength and find solace in the outpouring of support from citizens across our province and across our country, as together we grieve for our fallen Canadian hero.”

~ Premier Jim Prentice

“Alberta has lost a brave and dedicated RCMP officer today. Our heartfelt condolences go out to his family, friends, and fellow police officers during this difficult time. Constable Wynn put himself in harm’s way in order to serve and protect Albertans, and for this we owe him and his loved ones a debt of gratitude. He will be forever remembered.”

~ Jonathan Denis, Minister of Justice and Solicitor General