Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Trafficking Charges

Posted on Oct 28, 2016

October 28th, 2016 Fort McMurray, Alberta – On October 27th , 2016 at approximately 2:15 am, Wood Buffalo General Duty members conducted a traffic stop on Thickwood Drive, which resulted in the arrest of Dylan Fallon-Paynter (age 19) of Edmonton, Alberta. Police conducted a traffic stop with a vehicle that Dylan Fallon-Paynter was operating.  He […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP Wants You To Be Safe This Halloween

Posted on Oct 25, 2016

October 25th, 2016 Fort McMurray, Alberta – Wood Buffalo would like to remind trick or treaters, and their parents of a few tips for a safe evening of candy collecting. Trick or Treaters should: Carry a flashlight so you can see where you are going. Stay on the sidewalks. Stay on one side of the […]

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Secure Your Construction Site

Posted on Oct 18, 2016

October 18th, 2016 With the rebuild of various Fort McMurray communities underway, Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to urge builders, contractors and homeowners to secure equipment and supplies; or remove valuable items at the end of the work day. Investigators are asking the public to report any thefts or suspicious activity to the Wood Buffalo […]

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RCMP Investigate Uttering Threats – UPDATE #2

Posted on Oct 5, 2016

October 05th, 2016 Fort McMurray, Alberta – Wood Buffalo RCMP has concluded the interviews of the four persons who had been arrested yesterday and they have all been released. A female youth from Fort McMurray has been identified as the person responsible for sending the message. No charges have been laid to date however the […]

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Police Respond to Reports of Gunshots

Posted on Oct 5, 2016

October 4th, 2016 Fort McMurray, Alberta – At approximately 5:20 pm today, Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a report of multiple gunshots in an apartment complex on Richard Street in Fort McMurray. The investigation is in the initial stages and is continuing as investigators speak with witnesses. There are no reports of injuries as police […]

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RCMP Investigate Uttering Threats – UPDATE #1

Posted on Oct 4, 2016

October 04th, 2016 Fort McMurray, Alberta – Wood Buffalo RCMP continues to investigate this occurrence with the interviews of four persons. Two have since been released without charge while two remain in custody. The investigation is ongoing. Police have advised all school districts there continues to be no imminent threat to public safety as a […]

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RCMP Investigate Uttering Threats

Posted on Oct 4, 2016

October 04th, 2016 Fort McMurray, Alberta –  On October 3rd, Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a report of uttering threats of kidnapping via Instagram messaging involving students from different schools in the Fort McMurray area. As a result, investigators were able to track down the I.P. address. Four persons were arrested at a Fort McMurray […]

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Two Charged in Robbery with Firearm Incident

Posted on Oct 3, 2016

October 3rd, 2016 Fort McMurray, Alberta – On August 27t, 2016, Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a residence in Fort McKay where it was reported a man robbed occupants at gunpoint and then fled the scene. After a thorough investigation, Wood Buffalo RCMP executed a warrant of arrest on September 30th at a different residence […]

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RMWB Not Immune From Scammers

Posted on Oct 3, 2016

October 3rd, 2016 Fort McMurray, Alberta – Wood Buffalo RCMP is investigating reports of people receiving telephone calls from individuals claiming to be from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). These are “scammers”. Although the reports received are few, residents need to protect themselves against scams and frauds. The “CRA Scam” is being reported to police […]

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