Suspicious Injuries Lead To Aggravated Assault Investigation

Posted on Jul 31, 2014

File Number: 2014-924995 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-07-31 The Wood Buffalo RCMP is seeking the assistance from the general public in regards to an aggravated assault investigation. The RCMP were first alerted to the assault in the early morning hours of Tuesday, July 29, after receiving a phone call from the Northern Lights Regional Hospital that […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP Investigate Reports of a Forcible Confinement

Posted on Jul 28, 2014

File Number:  2014-916794 Fort McMurray, AB 2014-07-28 On July 27th, 2014 the Wood Buffalo RCMP received a complaint call that a male was being held against his will in Fort McMurray, AB. Initial reports indicated that a victim contacted his family advising he was being held captive and he needed his family to send him a […]

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Male Charged as a Result of a Fatal Pedestrian Hit and Run Collision

Posted on Jul 28, 2014

File Number: 2014-909773 Fort McMurray, AB 2014-07-28 On July 26th, 2014 at approximately 2:00 AM the Wood Buffalo RCMP received a complaint call of a hit and run motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian. Initial reports indicated a male pedestrian had been struck while crossing the street in front of the 711 gas station located […]

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RCMP Continue To Get Drugs Off The Street

Posted on Jul 28, 2014

File Number: 2014-883769/2014-888699 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-07-23 As part of the 2014/2015 Annual Performance Plan, Wood Buffalo RCMP officers continue to regularly seize drugs and lay charges in regards to drug offences. On July 21, 2014 while conducting a traffic stop, general duty RCMP officers commenced a drug investigation after a strong odour of marihuana […]

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2 Charged In Aggravated Assault Investigation

Posted on Jul 22, 2014

File Number: 2014-883740 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-07-22 On Monday, July 21, 2014, shortly after midnight, Wood Buffalo RCMP received a call of a group of people fighting outside of a residence on Gregoire Lake Reserve. Upon police arrival, 1 victim was located lying on the side of the road, severely beaten and unconscious. A second […]

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Fatal Collision On Highway 63

Posted on Jul 22, 2014

File Number: 2014-886277 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-07-21 Highway 63 has been reopened after being closed for a period of 8 hours yesterday when RCMP officers attended a 2 vehicle collision at kilometre marker 190. Reports reveal that a pick-up truck driving north bound crossed the centre line resulting in a head on collision with a […]

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Police On Scene At Collision On Highway 63

Posted on Jul 22, 2014

File Number: 2014-886277 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-07-21 Wood Buffalo RCMP officers are currently on scene at a collision on Highway 63 at kilometre marker 190. RCMP officers responded to the call for service shortly after 2:00 p.m. The initial investigation reveals that a South bound pick-up truck and North bound gravel truck struck head on. […]

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RCMP Bike Patrol Leads To Drug Seizure

Posted on Jul 18, 2014

File Number: 2014-862958 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-07-18 On July 16, 2014, Wood Buffalo RCMP officers were conducting bike patrols in the downtown area of Fort McMurray. Officers approached a vehicle parked at McDonalds on Franklin Avenue and engaged in conversation with the driver and passenger of the vehicle. As a result, an investigation commenced and […]

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RCMP Investigate Assault

Posted on Jul 18, 2014

File Number: 2014-838380 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-07-16 On July 12, 2014 at approximately 2:45 a.m. Wood Buffalo RCMP received a complaint of an assault. The initial investigation revealed that a taxi driver had been assaulted by one of their fares after a verbal altercation ensued. Police received information that during the altercation, two additional people […]

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RCMP Investigate Sudden Death

Posted on Jul 16, 2014

File Number: 2014-853367 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-07-15 At approximately 7:00 am on July 15, 2014, Wood Buffalo RCMP officers were called to assist EMS as a female was located outside the Centre of Hope and was unresponsive. Upon police arrival, it was determined that the female was deceased. The cause of death is unknown at […]

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