Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Charges

Posted on Feb 27, 2014

File Number: 2014-191196 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-02-27 Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Charges   On the night of February 19, the Wood Buffalo RCMP Strike Team was conducting patrols of downtown Fort McMurray when officers noticed suspicious activity involving a vehicle. A traffic stop was initiated shortly after which resulted in a drug investigation. As […]

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Air Borne Truck

Posted on Feb 26, 2014

File Number: 2014-211759 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-02-26 Air Borne Truck   On February 25 at approximately 12:30 pm, Wood Buffalo RCMP officers were dispatched to a unique collision in the parking lot of the Community Health Centre in Thickwood. Upon officers arrival they observed a truck on top of a parked car.  Fortunately no one […]

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Update – RCMP Investigate Sudden Death

Posted on Feb 25, 2014

File Number: 2014-197137  Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-02-25 Update – RCMP Investigate Sudden Death   On Monday, February 24 the autopsy was conducted in relation to the sudden death reported to Wood Buffalo RCMP on Friday, February 21. Reports indicate that the cause of death was a combination of medical factors and cold weather exposure. The scene […]

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Traffic Operation in Fort Chipewyan

Posted on Feb 24, 2014

File Number: N/A Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-02-24 Traffic Operation in Fort Chipewyan   During the weekend of February 21 to 23, officers of the Wood Buffalo Municipal Traffic Unit conducted a traffic operation on the ice road to Fort Chipewyan as well as in the community. Officers departed Fort McMurray on Friday, patrolling the ice […]

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RCMP Investigate Sudden Death

Posted on Feb 22, 2014

File Number: 2014-197137 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-02-22 RCMP Investigate Sudden Death   At approximately 12:30 pm on February 21, Wood Buffalo RCMP officers were called to assist EMS as a male was located near Gregoire Lake, outside and in the snow with severe injuries. Upon police arrival the male had already been air lifted to […]

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UPDATE – Police On Scene at Motor Vehicle Crash

Posted on Feb 20, 2014

File Number: 2014-187949 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-02-20 UPDATE – Police On Scene at Motor Vehicle Crash   The fatal collision on Highway 63 yesterday has claimed the lives of 2 Edmonton men.  The highway was closed for a period of approximately 21 hours as a result of the collision. The investigation continues as to the […]

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UPDATE – Police On Scene at Motor Vehicle Crash

Posted on Feb 20, 2014

File Number: 2014-187949 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-02-20   UPDATE – Police On Scene at Motor Vehicle Crash     The Wood Buffalo RCMP has completed their initial investigation at the fatal collision scene that occurred on February 19, 2014 on Highway 63.  At this time the highway has been re-opened to allow for traffic in both north […]

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UPDATE – Police On Scene at Motor Vehicle Crash

Posted on Feb 19, 2014

File Number: 2014-187949 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-02-19 UPDATE – Police On Scene at Motor Vehicle Crash   Wood Buffalo RCMP is confirming two people are deceased as a result of the crash on Highway 63. The investigation is in the early stages and is continuing to determine the cause of the crash. It appears two transport […]

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Police On Scene at Motor Vehicle Crash

Posted on Feb 19, 2014

File Number: 2014-187949 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-02-19 Police On Scene at Motor Vehicle Crash   On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 at approximately 8:55 a.m. Wood Buffalo RCMP along with Fire Department and Ambulance responded to reports of a multi-vehicle collision involving at least five vehicles including two large trucks on Highway 63 south of Fort […]

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Update – Search Warrant Executed at Local Residence

Posted on Feb 15, 2014

File Number: 2014-167464 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-02-14 Update – Search Warrant Executed at Local Residence   Earlier this afternoon a search warrant was executed at a Thickwood Residence. As a result of the search a small amount of cocaine and marihuana was seized. At the time of police entry, no one was located in the […]

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