Update Missing Person Located

Posted on Dec 28, 2013

File Number: 2013-1633736 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-12-28 Update Missing Person Located  Wood Buffalo RCMP report Shaw-Nae FOWLER has been located and returned home. Police would like to thank the public for assistance in locating FOWLER. Background (Released 2013-12-27) Wood Buffalo RCMP is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 17 year old Shaw-Nae FOWLER of Fort McMurray, […]

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RCMP Request Assistance in Locating Missing Person

Posted on Dec 27, 2013

File Number: 2013-1633736 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-12-27 RCMP Request Assistance in Locating Missing Person Wood Buffalo RCMP is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 17 year old Shaw-Nae FOWLER of Fort McMurray, Alberta.  She was last seen leaving her Mitchell Drive, Fort McMurray residence on Sunday December 22nd and was reported as missing by family […]

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Driver Arrested On Numerous Offences

Posted on Dec 27, 2013

File Number: 2013-1629491 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-12-27 Driver Arrested On Numerous Offences At approximately 2:15 a.m. on Thursday, December 26, 2013, Wood Buffalo RCMP stopped a vehicle on Highway 63 near Hospital Street in Fort McMurray, for failing to stop at a red light and suspected impaired driving. The vehicle then fled and was later […]

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Sentencing in Two Unrelated Traffic Fatalities

Posted on Dec 20, 2013

File Number: 2012-957650 & 2012-1275723 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-12-20 SENTENCING IN TWO UNRELATED TRAFFIC FATALITIES  Wood Buffalo RCMP report  27 year old Adam GAUTHIER of Edmonton, Alberta entered a guilty plea  on December 12th, 2013 in Provincial Court in Fort McMurray. GAUTHIER was charged on January 30th, 2013 with Careless Driving under the Traffic Safety Act […]

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Impaired Driving Event

Posted on Dec 16, 2013

File Number: N/A Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-12-16 Impaired Driving Event Over the past weekend, Wood Buffalo RCMP along with their partners including the Fort McMurray Integrated Traffic Unit and Victim Services conducted numerous check stops in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo. Officers and their partners beared the frigid weather and over 3 nights stopped […]

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Theft at Fatal Collision

Posted on Dec 13, 2013

File Number: 2013-1568290 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-12-13 Theft at Fatal Collision On December 13, 2013, Dale Hasenuik (60) of Leduc County was arrested for theft over $5000.00 and possession of property obtained by crime over $5000.00. The charges stem from the fatal collision on highway 63 on December 11, 2013. It is alleged Hasenuik stopped moments […]

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Local RCMP Officer Receives Award of Excellence

Posted on Dec 12, 2013

File Number: N/A Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-12-12 Local RCMP Officer Receives Award of Excellence On December 10, 2013 Sergeant Johanne Wirsta, a member of the Wood Buffalo RCMP was awarded with the Bank of Canada’s 2013 Law Enforcement Award of Excellence.  The award was presented at City Council by Michael Duncan, Assistant Director of Compliance with […]

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Fatal Collision On Highway 63

Posted on Dec 11, 2013

File Number: 2013-1568290 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-12-11 Fatal Collision On Highway 63 Shortly after 10:00 a.m. on December 10, 2013 Wood Buffalo RCMP were dispatched to a reported fatal collision on Highway 63 by Stoney Mountain Road. The preliminary investigation reveals that as a result of poor road conditions, there was a head on collision between a […]

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Highway 63 Re-Opened

Posted on Dec 10, 2013

File Number: 2013-1568290  Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-12-10 Highway 63 Re-Opened Wood Buffalo RCMP remains on scene as they continue their investigation of the fatal collision that took place earlier today.  Alternating lanes of Highway 63 have been re-opened to the flow of traffic. Further information will be released as it becomes available. Background (Released 14:12) Wood […]

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Highway 63 Closed

Posted on Dec 10, 2013

File Number: 2013-1568290  Fort McMurray, Alberta 2013-12-10 Highway 63 Closed Wood Buffalo RCMP remains on scene as they continue their investigation of a two vehicle collision that occurred shortly after 10:00 a.m. on Highway 63. Police can confirm that two people have died as a result of the collision.  Additional information will not be released at […]

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