Category: Alberta

Cold Lake mosque vandalized, RCMP investigate possible hate crime

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Cold Lake mosque vandalized, RCMP investigate possible hate crime

Windows broken at Cold Lake mosque, building graffitied RCMP are investigating a possible hate crime after a mosque in the northeastern Alberta city of Cold Lake was damaged by vandals sometime during Thursday night or Friday morning. Windows on either side of the front entrance were broken, smashed in by bricks.  Vandals also spray painted the words “Canada” […]

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Lac La Biche teens missing, RCMP looking for assistance

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Lac La Biche teens missing, RCMP looking for assistance

Lac La Biche teens ID’d as Mabel Roasting and Braden Strawberry RCMP are looking to the public for assistance in locating two Lac La Biche teens, Mabel Roasting and Braden Strawberry who have been reported missing. Cst. Chris Clark of the Lac La Biche RCMP says the two were last seen in Lac La Biche […]

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Fiery crash near Lacombe sends one man to hospital

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Fiery crash near Lacombe sends one man to hospital

Crash near Lacombe on Highway 2 Blackfalds RCMP are working to determine the cause of a fiery crash near Lacombe on Friday morning that sent a man to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Cpl. Barry Larocque of the Blackfalds RCMP says police received two complaints just before 5 a.m. of a truck driving southbound in the […]

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Edson RCMP hoping public can assist them in locating Natasha Klok

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Edson RCMP hoping public can assist them in locating Natasha Klok

Natasha Klok last seen on October 2 in Edson Edson are hoping the public can assist them in locating 27-year old Natasha Klok. Natasha was last seen on October 2 in Edson and has since been reported missing to the RCMP. Sgt. Jack Poitras of the Edson RCMP says “we ask that if you have any […]

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Southern Alberta wind warning issued by Environment Canada

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Southern Alberta wind warning issued by Environment Canada

Southern Alberta wind warning – gusts up to 90 Km/hr expected Environment Canada has issued a wind warning for some parts of southern Alberta, with blustery conditions expected to lessen, but continue overnight. Strong wind gusts up to 90 Km/hr are expected to occur in localized areas south of High River, along Highway 2. Environment Canada […]

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RCMP issue warning about danger of carrying a replica handgun

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
RCMP issue warning about danger of carrying a replica handgun

Grande Prairie RCMP detain man carrying a replica handgun after witnesses report seeing armed man Following an incident on Wednesday afternoon in Grande Prairie where a man and woman were taken into police custody after witnesses reported seeing an armed man, RCMP are warning citizens about carrying replica handguns. Cpl. Roy Kennedy of the Grande […]

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Joseph Richard charged in September fatal Pincher Creek collision

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Joseph Richard charged in September fatal Pincher Creek collision

Joseph Richard charged with impaired driving Pincher Creek RCMP have charged 40-year old Joseph Jean-Rene Richard following a fatal collision near Pincher Creek that claimed the life of a 49-year old woman. The collision occurred on September 6 on Highway 507, about five Km east of Pincher Creek. Cpl. Jeff Feist of the Pincher Creek RCMP […]

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Charge laid in Chadi’s Restaurant fire in Fort Chipewyan

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Charge laid in Chadi’s Restaurant fire in Fort Chipewyan

Jade McKay charged in connection with Chadi’s Restaurant fire Wood Buffalo RCMP have arrested and charged 19-year old Jade McKay in connection with the fire that destroyed Chadi’s Restaurant in Fort Chipewyan last Saturday. Cpl. George Cameron of the Wood Buffalo RCMP says police and fire crews responded to Chadi’s Restaurant just after 3 a.m. after […]

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Theoren Poitras, victim in BC shooting known to police for AB gang activity

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
Theoren Poitras, victim in BC shooting known to police for AB gang activity

Theoren Poitras homicide a targeted incident Theoren Poitras, a 25-year old man known by police for gang activity in Alberta has been identified as the victim of a shooting in Richmond, BC on Saturday. In a press release issued by the BC Integrated Homicide Investigation Team, or IHIT, police report RCMP responded to an elementary […]

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Michael Nelson of Spruce Grove facing weapons charges

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
Michael Nelson of Spruce Grove facing weapons charges

Sawed-off shotgun found in home associated with Michael Nelson Spruce Grove/Stony Plain RCMP report they have charged 21-year old Michael Nelson of Spruce Grove with multiple counts after police allegedly discovered a sawed-off shotgun and other weapons at a Spruce Grove home. Cpl. Colette Zazulak of the RCMP says on October 15, the Spruce Grove/Stony […]

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