Police Seize Drugs, Money and Weapons

Posted on Mar 31, 2014

File Number: 2014-326726 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-03-31     Police Seize Drugs, Money and Weapons   On March 26th, 2014 Wood Buffalo RCMP executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Search Warrant at an apartment in downtown Fort McMurray which resulted in the seizure of an estimated 2300 grams of synthetic cannabis and Canadian currency […]

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UPDATE – RCMP Investigate Hit and Run

Posted on Mar 28, 2014

File Number: 2014-335680 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-03-28 UPDATE – RCMP Investigate Hit and Run   Wood Buffalo RCMP is advising Highway 63 has re-opened and the scene examination has been completed by a RCMP Traffic Analyst. Police also report receiving a tip which lead them to seizing a pick-up truck in the Fort McMurray area […]

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RCMP Investigate Hit and Run

Posted on Mar 28, 2014

File Number: 2014-335680 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-03-28 RCMP Investigate Hit and Run   Wood Buffalo RCMP is currently at a scene on Highway 63 north of Fort McMurray near Suncor investigating what appears to be a hit and run fatality involving a vehicle and pedestrian. Police received the call at approximately 1:25 a.m. That portion […]

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Police Conduct Traffic Safety Initiatives

Posted on Mar 24, 2014

File Number: n/a Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-03-24 Police Conduct Traffic Safety Initiatives   On Friday March 21st, 2014 members from Wood Buffalo RCMP including Traffic Services and the Integrated Traffic Unit conducted a seatbelt blitz in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo. This blitz resulted in a total of 110 violation tickets being issued. Some […]

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Protect Yourself

Posted on Mar 21, 2014

File Number: n/a Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-03-21 Protect Yourself   In this continuously developing world that we live in, there have been extensive safety measures developed to protect ourselves and prevent crime. The Wood Buffalo RCMP continuously tries to decrease crime and protect our community however they can’t do it alone. As a resident of […]

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Local Drug Bust

Posted on Mar 21, 2014

File Number: 2014-259585  Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-03-19 Local Drug Bust   On March 9, 2014 the Wood Buffalo RCMP entered a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act investigation after receiving a call for service at a local hotel.  An employee contacted the RCMP indicating that narcotics were found in a room after a request was made […]

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Mounties Deliver Baby

Posted on Mar 18, 2014

File Number: 2014-285478 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-03-17 Mounties Deliver Baby   On March 15, at approximately 2:45 a.m. Cst. Folk and Cst. Luymes of the Fort Chipwyan RCMP were dispatched to a medical emergency at a local residence. Upon the members arrival they observed a female that was in labour and could not be transported […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP Host Community Consultation Meeting

Posted on Mar 18, 2014

Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-03-17 Wood Buffalo RCMP Host Community Consultation Meeting   As part of Wood Buffalo RCMP’s commitment to safer communities, the detachment is looking for input from community members to help determine what the Annual Performance Plan (policing priorities) for 2014-2015 will be. The public is invited and encouraged to attend a consultation […]

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Update – Fatal Collision on Highway 63

Posted on Mar 12, 2014

File Number: 2014-269976 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-03-12 Update – Fatal Collision on Highway 63 The highway has been reopened after being closed as a result of a fatal collision.  Wood Buffalo RCMP officers as well as a collision analyst attended the collision scene north of TaigaNova Industrial Park where the highway was closed for a […]

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Fatal Collision on Highway 63

Posted on Mar 12, 2014

File Number: n/a  Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-03-11 Fatal Collision on Highway 63 Shortly after 10:00 p.m. on March 11, 2014 the Wood Buffalo RCMP were dispatched to a fatal collision on Highway 63 approximately 2 kilometers North of TaigaNova Industrial Park.  Police remain on scene to conduct an investigation.  At this time the northbound lane […]

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