Man Arrested for Pointing a Firearm

Posted on Feb 5, 2016

File Number: 2016-139893 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2016-02-04 At approximately 12:10 pm on Thursday, February 4th, Wood Buffalo RCMP received a report of a man driving a black pickup truck north on Highway 63 at the Hardin St. intersection who pointed a firearm at another vehicle. Police quickly responded and observed the suspect vehicle travelling on Franklin […]

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Hospital Street Overpass Struck Again

Posted on Feb 4, 2016

File Number: 2016-135516 & 2016-136031 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2016-02-03 For the second time this week, the Hospital Street Overpass on Highway 63 has been struck by a large truck. The first incident happened on Monday when a large truck transporting an excavator struck the overpass while attempting to drive under. The overpass sustained some damage as […]

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More Drugs and a Firearm Seized in Search

Posted on Feb 3, 2016

File Number: 2016-100827 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2016-02-03 On February 1st, 2016, the Wood Buffalo RCMP Drug Section with the assistance of Police Dog Services and Wood Buffalo ALERT, executed a drug search warrant at a residence on Honeysuckle Way in Fort McMurray resulting in the following items being seized; –        10 grams of Cocaine. –        […]

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IS YOUR DRIVING DISTRACTED?

Posted on Feb 3, 2016

Fort McMurray, Alberta 2016-02-03 The traffic safety focus for the month of February is distracted driving. As a result, Wood Buffalo RCMP will continue with the education and enforcement aspect of distracted driving. As a reminder, effective January 1st, 2016, if you receive ticket for distracted driving the fine of $287.00 now comes with 3 […]

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Search Warrants Result in Arrests

Posted on Feb 1, 2016

File Number: 2015-1647534 Fort McMurray, Alberta 2016-02-01 On January 29, 2016, as a result of an ongoing investigation, Wood Buffalo RCMP Drug Section with the assistance of Wood Buffalo’s A.L.E.R.T., Police Dog Service, detachment members and K Division’s Emergency Response Team, executed two Controlled Drug and Substance Act Search Warrants at a residence on Stroud […]

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