Wood Buffalo RCMP: Traffic Advisory

Posted on Jan 27, 2017

January 27th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP: The traffic lights at the following intersections are currently not operational: • Highway 63 and MacKenzie Blvd • Highway 63 and Gregoire Drive Please treat intersections with no operational traffic lights as four way stops, and drive with caution. An estimated time of repair is 3:00 pm. Media Contact: […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Request Assistance Identifying Theft Suspects

Posted on Jan 27, 2017

January 27, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP: On Saturday, January 21st, 2016 at approximately 12:30 pm, there was a theft from the Gospel Assembly Church, located at 37234 10110 Main Street, Fort McMurray.  The cash register, the cash it contained, and a laptop, were stolen. The suspects are described as follows: Suspect one: Approximately six feet tall, and heavy […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP – Request Assistance in Locating a Missing Female Youth

Posted on Jan 27, 2017

January 26th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP:  Police are requesting assistance in locating a missing female, who is believed to be in Fort McMurray. Sandrine Morin is a 17 yr old female who was originally reported missing in December.  She is now believed to be in the Fort McMurray area.  Morin is French, and will have an accent.  She is described as follows: […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Damage to Multiple Vehicles at Moose Haven Lodge

Posted on Jan 18, 2017

January 18th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP: On January 18th, 2017, at approximately 12:30 am, multiple vehicles parked at Moose Haven Lodge were damaged, and possibly had items stolen from within the vehicles.  Several suspects were chased away by security prior to police arrival. Anytime your vehicle is parked overnight, all valuables should be removed to ensure that your […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: JANVIER FAMILY APPRECIATION EVENT

Posted on Jan 18, 2017

January 18th, 2017 When: January 26th, 2017 – 1:30 to 7:00 PM Where: Janvier Multiplex This gathering will be held in celebration and recognition of the strength, beauty and resiliency of families in the Chipewyan Prairie First Nation. Members of the community are invited to attend afternoon workshops, followed by an evening dinner. The Chipewyan […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Steroids, and Other Drugs Seized in Search Warrant

Posted on Jan 18, 2017

January 16th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP: On January 13th, 2017, Wood Buffalo RCMP General Duty members, with the assistance of the Wood Buffalo General Investigations Section, executed a search warrant on a residence in the Stonecreek area of Fort McMurray. As a result of the search warrant, police seized a large quantity of black market Anabolic […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Police Investigate Early Morning Collision

Posted on Jan 18, 2017

January 17th, 2016 Wood Buffalo RCMP:  At 5:15 am, on January 17th, 2016, police responded to a collision at the 200 block of Loutit Road, involving a parked vehicle and a truck.  The truck driver and a passenger were transported to the hospital for their injuries. Police are currently entered into a impaired driving investigation.  The driver […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Man Arrested following an Aggravated Assault

Posted on Jan 12, 2017

January 11th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP:  On January 8th, 2017, police responded to an aggravated assault which occurred in a residence on Westwood Drive, in Fort McMurray.  A man police identified as Ignace Kayiranga, had stabbed an adult male victim during an argument.  The victim was seriously injured as a result of the assault.  Kayiranga fled the scene prior to police arrival.  […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Highway 63 Road Closure – Update #3

Posted on Jan 10, 2017

January 10th, 2017 UPDATE #3 Wood Buffalo RCMP:  Police responded to this collision at 3:30 pm on January 9th.  A tanker truck, hauling oil, was stopped on the side of the road due to mechanical issues.  A truck travelling southbound hit the truck, causing the oil spill.  An estimated 50,000 litres of oil was spilled.  […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Warning of Scammer Posing as the Chief of Fort McKay First Nation

Posted on Jan 10, 2017

January 10th, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP: Police are investigating a scam in which the identity of Chief Jim Boucher of the Fort McKay First Nation is used to solicit money from victims. The scammer contacts individuals or business, posing as Chief Boucher, and they make offers involving such things as proposals to purchase land, acquire business ventures, […]

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