Wood Buffalo RCMP: Reminding Drivers When To Report a Motor Vehicle Collision

Posted on Oct 31, 2017

October 31, 2017 Wood Buffalo, Alberta – Every year in Wood Buffalo, collision rates rise during the first major snowfalls, and the Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to remind drivers when and how to report a motor vehicle collision. RCMP would also like to remind drivers to slow down, adjust their driving for the conditions, and check […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Motor Vehicle Incident Highway 63 South of Fort McKay intersection – Update

Posted on Oct 31, 2017

October 31, 2017 Wood Buffalo, Alberta: The Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to advise Highway 63, south of the Fort McKay intersection, has reopened in both directions, and is moving smoothly.   October 31, 2017 Wood Buffalo, Alberta: The Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to advise the snowfall has resulted in slippery road conditions, on […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Motor Vehicle Incident on Highway 63 South of Fort McKay intersection

Posted on Oct 31, 2017

October 31, 2017 Wood Buffalo, Alberta: The Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to advise the snowfall has resulted in slippery road conditions, on Highway 63 south of the Fort McKay intersection. Two semi-trucks spun out at the bottom of the hill, resulting in traffic delays. Tow truck assistance has removed the semi-trucks from the ditch. […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP Wants You To Be Safe This Halloween

Posted on Oct 31, 2017

October 30th, 2017 Fort McMurray, Alberta:  Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to remind trick-or-treaters, and their parents, of some helpful tips for a safe evening of candy collecting. Trick-or-Treaters should: Carry a flashlight and wear reflective pieces, so that you are easily visible to traffic. Ensure any masks do not impair your vision or hearing. […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Investigate School Bus Collision

Posted on Oct 26, 2017

October 25th, 2017 Fort McMurray, Alberta:  On October 25, 2017 at 7:45 am, there was a collision at the intersection of Highway 69 and Snowbird Way, involving a school bus and a commercial delivery truck.  The drivers of both vehicles were transported to the hospital and some students were reported as having minor injures.  No serious injuries have […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: WestJet flight diverted to Fort McMurray, AB due to an unruly passenger

Posted on Oct 25, 2017

October 24, 2017 Fort McMurray, Alberta: On October 23rd, 2017, an airplane was diverted to, and landed at the Fort McMurray International Airport, due to an unruly passenger. The Wood Buffalo RCMP arrested the intoxicated male, who was held in custody until sober. The Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to advise this was an isolated […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Respond to a Workplace Incident at Suncor Industrial Site *Update

Posted on Oct 25, 2017

October 24, 2017 Fort McMurray, Alberta: On October 20th, 2017 at 9:40 am, the Wood Buffalo RCMP were called to assist emergency services at Suncor Industrial Site, in response to a workplace incident. The RCMP’s investigation has been concluded. Alberta Occupational Health and Safety is continuing their investigation. Out of respect for the family, no […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Respond to a Workplace Incident at Suncor Industrial Site

Posted on Oct 23, 2017

October 20th, 2017 Fort McMurray, Alberta:  On October 20th, 2017, at 9:40 am, the Wood Buffalo RCMP were called to assist emergency services at Suncor Industrial Site, in response to a workplace incident.  One individual was involved in the incident.  The nature of the incident, and details of any injuries are not being released at this time. […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Cocaine, MDMA, Shatter, and Cash Seized During Traffic Stop

Posted on Oct 13, 2017

October 11, 2017 Fort McMurray, Alberta: On October 8, 2017 the Wood Buffalo RCMP conducted a vehicle stop which resulted in the seizure of 21 grams of suspected Cocaine, 44 tablets of suspected MDMA, 1 gram of suspected Shatter, and $1875.00 in Canadian Currency. Two individuals, both residents of Fort McMurray, were arrested during the vehicle stop. […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP seeking assistance locating a MISSING MALE

Posted on Oct 13, 2017

October 12, 2017 Wood Buffalo RCMP seeking assistance locating a missing male *Located Fort McMurray, Alberta – The Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to advise that Jason BURK has been located and is safe. The Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to thank the public for their assistance. October 10, 2017 Fort McMurray, Alberta – The […]

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