Accidental Overdose…Do You Know What You Are Taking?

Posted on Aug 26, 2014

File Number: N/A Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-08-26 Over the past several months, the Wood Buffalo RCMP has noticed a rise in the sudden deaths of individuals suspected to have died as a result of a drug overdose. To protect the integrity of the ongoing investigations, police will not be speaking on specific details pertaining to […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP Traffic Services Traffic Report

Posted on Aug 26, 2014

File Number: N/A Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-08-26 During the week of Monday August 18th to Sunday August 24th, Wood Buffalo RCMP Traffic Services laid the following charges in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo; –        62 Speeding Offences, –        16 Seatbelt Infractions, –        24 Distracted Driving Offences (including cell phone usage), –        2 Racing Related […]

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Intersection Safety

Posted on Aug 21, 2014

File Number: N/A Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-08-20 Sadly all across Canada collisions involving pedestrians occur far too often and mainly occur when pedestrians cross the street at traffic lights or intersections. The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo is no exception. We should all know the basic pedestrian safety tips. –        Cross streets at a corner […]

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Update – Wood Buffalo and Lac La Biche RCMP Attend Fatal Collision

Posted on Aug 20, 2014

File Number: 2014-1028768 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-08-20 Wood Buffalo RCMP officers have concluded their investigation into the fatal collision that occurred on Highway 881 on August 17, 2014. As a result of the collision, the driver of the vehicle, a 26 year old male from Red Deer, Alberta was pronounced deceased upon police arrival. The […]

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3 Charged In Aggravated Assault In Conklin

Posted on Aug 20, 2014

File Number: 2014-1003067 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-08-20 On August 13, 2014 at approximately 2:00 a.m. Wood Buffalo RCMP officers responded to a complaint of an aggravated assault at a Conklin residence. The initial investigation revealed that a physical altercation took place resulting in one male suffering from a stab wound and a second male suffering […]

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Another Drug Dealer Put Out Of Business

Posted on Aug 19, 2014

File Number: 2014-1002439 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-08-18 As a result of an on-going investigation, on August 13, 2014, officers of the Wood Buffalo RCMP Drug Unit executed a search warrant at a Timberlea residence. The search warrant was executed at 159 Brett Drive, Fort McMurray at approximately 6:00 p.m. In total, officers seized 45 Oxycodone […]

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Pedestrian Collision

Posted on Aug 12, 2014

File Number: 2014-996640 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-08-12 At approximately 7:30 p.m. on August 11, 2014 members of the Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to an injury collision at the intersection of Paquette Drive and Rainbow Creek Drive. The initial investigation reveals that 2 women pushing a baby carriage were crossing the intersection when they were struck […]

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POLICE INVESTIGATE DAMAGE TO CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT

Posted on Aug 12, 2014

File Number: 2014-983945 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-08-11 Wood Buffalo RCMP is seeking the assistance from the public in relation to a significant amount of damage caused to construction equipment at the Cormode & Dickson construction site located on Draper Road in Waterways. Sometime between the evening of Friday, August 8th and early morning of Saturday, […]

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Vandalism To Local Business

Posted on Aug 7, 2014

File Number: 2014-962940 Janvier, Alberta 2014-08-06 On August 5, 2014 Wood Buffalo RCMP officers were dispatched to a break and enter at a business in Janvier. Thus far, the investigation has revealed that an unknown number of suspects entered the Dene Sky Industries fenced in property on the night of August 4. The suspects vandalized […]

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RCMP Seize Drugs En Route to La Loche, Saskatchewan

Posted on Aug 7, 2014

File Number: 2014-960855 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2014-08-06 On August 4, 2014 members of the Wood Buffalo RCMP entered a drug investigation after receiving information regarding drug trafficking. Officers were informed that Billy Janvier and Marlin Herman had flown to Fort McMurray to purchase cocaine and would be returning to La Loche, Saskatchewan to sell the […]

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