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May 23, Wetaskiwin RCMP arrest impaired driver following police car ramming. Photo submitted by RCMP Alberta.

Wetaskiwin RCMP arrest impaired driver following police car ramming

The suspect vehicle purposefully crashed into a parked police vehicle, pushing it into the ditch.

May 23, Wetaskiwin RCMP arrest impaired driver following police car ramming. Photo submitted by RCMP Alberta.
‘Stay off our lands:’ RCMP attendance at Indigenous ceremony raises ire of chief

‘Stay off our lands:’ RCMP attendance at Indigenous ceremony raises ire of chief

‘Stay off our lands:’ RCMP attendance at Indigenous ceremony raises ire of chief

‘Stay off our lands:’ RCMP attendance at Indigenous ceremony raises ire of chief
Central Alberta District Crime Reduction Unit arrest male following lengthy police dog track.
Central Alberta District Crime Reduction Unit arrest male following lengthy police dog track.
Arrests made in Maskwacis homicide

Arrests made in Maskwacis homicide

Pair in custody and facing murder charges

Arrests made in Maskwacis homicide
Allen Dean, a Blackfalds resident said there was heavy police presence in his neighbourhood Wednesday morning. Residents were asked to stay in their basements and to lock their doors. Contributed photo

Man dead, RCMP officer and woman injured: Shots fired outside Blackfalds residence Wednesday

RCMP asked some Blackfalds residents to lock doors, stay in basements earlier Wednesday

Allen Dean, a Blackfalds resident said there was heavy police presence in his neighbourhood Wednesday morning. Residents were asked to stay in their basements and to lock their doors. Contributed photo
RCMP want a digital tool to find data from a variety of online sources to provide early information on threats such as disease outbreaks and mass shootings, in an April 28, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
RCMP want a digital tool to find data from a variety of online sources to provide early information on threats such as disease outbreaks and mass shootings, in an April 28, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
RCMP Foundation establishes fund for Mountie killed in Nova Scotia rampage

RCMP Foundation establishes fund for Mountie killed in Nova Scotia rampage

Const. Heidi Stevenson was killed while on duty in Nova Scotia on April 19

RCMP Foundation establishes fund for Mountie killed in Nova Scotia rampage
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during his daily press conference on COVID-19, in front of his residence at Rideau Cottage in Ottawa, on Sunday, April 19, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

Ban on assault-style guns top of mind for Trudeau, as Canada mourns Nova Scotia victims

At least 18 people were killed when a shooter opened fire in multiple communities

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during his daily press conference on COVID-19, in front of his residence at Rideau Cottage in Ottawa, on Sunday, April 19, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
RCMP are probing exactly how the rampage unfolded that left 16 people as a man travelled across northern Nova Scotia over the weekend, in an April 20, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
RCMP are probing exactly how the rampage unfolded that left 16 people as a man travelled across northern Nova Scotia over the weekend, in an April 20, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
UPDATED: Death near Maskwacis a homicide

UPDATED: Death near Maskwacis a homicide

Chief Craig Makinaw responds

UPDATED: Death near Maskwacis a homicide
(Advocate file photo).

RCMP officers cleared in fatal shooting near Bashaw

ASIRT concluded they used “reasonable force” under the circumstances

(Advocate file photo).
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Sylvan Lake RCMP arrest suspects in action

Incidents happened last Sunday and Monday in the Birchcliff and Lacombe County areas

  • Apr 8, 2020
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The RCMP logo is seen outside Royal Canadian Mounted Police “E” Division Headquarters, in Surrey, B.C., on Friday April 13, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Federal court approves $100M RCMP sexual harassment class-action lawsuit

Class-action covers women who worked in non-policing roles between 1974 and 2019

The RCMP logo is seen outside Royal Canadian Mounted Police “E” Division Headquarters, in Surrey, B.C., on Friday April 13, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Members of the House of Commons committee on information, privacy and ethics voted this week to examine the technology’s effects on civil society, privacy rights, minorities and vulnerable populations. NDP Critic for Indigenous Youth Charlie Angus makes his way to the podium for a news conference on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Monday, Jan. 20, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

MPs to examine privacy implications of facial-recognition technology used by RCMP

The MPs will look at how the technology affects the privacy, security and safety of children

Members of the House of Commons committee on information, privacy and ethics voted this week to examine the technology’s effects on civil society, privacy rights, minorities and vulnerable populations. NDP Critic for Indigenous Youth Charlie Angus makes his way to the podium for a news conference on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Monday, Jan. 20, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
Alberta RCMP play cupid with #VehicleValentines

Alberta RCMP play cupid with #VehicleValentines

Twice a week valentines will be sent from the Alberta RCMP social media accounts

Alberta RCMP play cupid with #VehicleValentines
Disguised man robs Leduc ATB with bear spray

Disguised man robs Leduc ATB with bear spray

Police say the man entered the bank with a disguise and took off in a dark coloured bicycle

Disguised man robs Leduc ATB with bear spray
Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins

Changing self-defence laws not an easy process

MP Blaine Calkins working on rural crime issues, says there’s many facets to taking on rural crime

Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins
Murder charges laid against two individuals in a homicide that occurred this week. File photo

Maskwacis pair charged in recent homicide

Two facing second degree murder charges, two more charged with being accessories

Murder charges laid against two individuals in a homicide that occurred this week. File photo
A Red Deer RCMP officer guards two homes cordoned off in Stettler. Police charged a 51-year-old Stettler man with second degree murder.                                File photo

Second degree murder charge in Stettler death

RCMP have charged a 51-year-old Stettler man in relation to the death

A Red Deer RCMP officer guards two homes cordoned off in Stettler. Police charged a 51-year-old Stettler man with second degree murder.                                File photo
Innisfail RCMP nab would-be thieves in the act

Innisfail RCMP nab would-be thieves in the act

A home alarm and an attentive neighbour at a rural home helped in their arrest.

Innisfail RCMP nab would-be thieves in the act