Fort McMurray Man Charged in Relation to Robberies

Posted on Nov 25, 2013

File Number: 2013-1461413 & 2013-1464332 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-11-25 Fort McMurray Man Charged in Relation to Robberies On November 16, 2013, Derek Cardinal (29) of Fort McMurray was arrested and charged with two counts of Robbery. As investigations progressed, RCMP members determined that Cardinal was responsible for both the Dickensfield Shell robbery and the downtown City Centre […]

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Winter Driving

Posted on Nov 21, 2013

File Number: N/A Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-11-21 Winter Driving It looks like the winter weather has come to stay for the season and the Wood Buffalo RCMP are continually reminding motorists to slow down and take the road and weather conditions into consideration when venturing onto the roadways. Weather conditions can be unpredictable. During the […]

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Armed Robbery Downtown Fort McMurray

Posted on Nov 15, 2013

File Number: 2013-1464332 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-11-15 Armed Robbery Downtown Fort McMurray On November 14th 2013, at 7:30 p.m. Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to an armed robbery at the City Centre Auto Wash in downtown Fort McMurray. The initial investigation reveals that a male entered the car wash, threatened the cashier with a knife and demanded […]

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Highway 881 Collision

Posted on Nov 15, 2013

File Number: 2013-1465824 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-11-15 Highway 881 Collision On November 15, 2013 at approximately 8:45 a.m. Wood Buffalo RCMP were dispatched to a 3 vehicle collision on Highway 881 at kilometer marker 170. The initial investigation reveals that a welding truck was driving north bound when the vehicle struck debris that was on the […]

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Robbery In Dickensfield

Posted on Nov 14, 2013

File Number: 2013-1461413 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-11-14 Robbery In Dickensfield Earlier today at 7:30 a.m. Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a complaint of a robbery that had just taken place at the Shell gas station in Dickensfield. RCMP attended along with the Police Dog Services. The initial investigation reveals that a Aboriginal man entered the Shell […]

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LOCATED – Missing Fort McMurray Man

Posted on Nov 14, 2013

File Number: 2013-1449879 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-11-14   LOCATED – Missing Fort McMurray Man The Wood Buffalo RCMP can confirm that Sawler has been located safe and sound and wish to thank those who assisted with the investigation. Background (Released 2013-11-13) The Wood Buffalo RCMP has entered into a missing person investigation when it was reported […]

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Investigation Leads to Prostitution Charges

Posted on Nov 13, 2013

File Number: 2013-1433081 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-11-13 Investigation Leads to Prostitution Charges On November 6, 2013 just before 10:00 p.m. Wood Buffalo RCMP entered into an investigation in relation to prostitution at a local Fort McMurray commercial accommodation establishment after receiving a complaint. As a result of the investigation, Bridgette Oltman(39) of Vancouver BC has been […]

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Missing Fort McMurray Man

Posted on Nov 13, 2013

File Number: 2013-1449879 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-11-13 Missing Fort McMurray Man The Wood Buffalo RCMP has entered into a missing person investigation when it was reported on November 11, 2013 that Robert Sawler (58) of Fort McMurray had not been seen since November 7. Sawler was reported missing by a friend and concerns for his safety […]

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Keep the Speed Down in Construction Zones

Posted on Nov 8, 2013

File Number: N/A Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-11-08 Keep the Speed Down in Construction Zones Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to remind drivers to keep the speed down when in construction zones. As Highway 63 progresses and the traffic flow becomes more steady, motorists can often forget that they are still in a construction zone. Construction […]

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Shots Fired at Taxi

Posted on Nov 5, 2013

File Number: 2013-1417526 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-11-05 Shots Fired at Taxi At approximately 2:30 a.m. on November 3, 2013, Wood Buffalo RCMP members were flagged down by a United Taxi driver who stated that his vehicle had just been shot at. The driver told members that he had just picked up a fare at the time […]

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