Wood Buffalo RCMP respond to an aircraft crash

Posted on Dec 22, 2017

December 22, 2017 Wood Buffalo, Alberta – On December 21, 2017 at approximately 5:48 p.m. the Wood Buffalo RCMP received a report of a 911 call for an aircraft crash in a remote area, approximately 46 kms south of Fort McMurray, Alberta. It was reported a sole pilot in a 1974 Cessna 185, departed the Fort […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Over 20 people charged in drug investigations

Posted on Dec 20, 2017

December 20, 2017 Fort McMurray, Alberta: From July thru to December 2017 the Wood Buffalo RCMP Drug Section conducted several investigations in an initiative to target drug activity. These investigations resulted in the seizures of suspected Cocaine, suspected Fentanyl, suspected Heroin, suspected Marihuana, suspected Amphetamines, and Canadian Currency. More than twenty people have been charged […]

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 Wood Buffalo RCMP seek help from the public to locate a ‘wanted’ man

Posted on Dec 20, 2017

December 20, 2017 Fort McMurray, Alberta – Wood Buffalo RCMP are requesting public assistance in locating Leslie Ernest Quintal. Leslie is being investigated in several RCMP investigations, and police would like to have Quintal in custody to prevent further crime from occurring in the region. Several warrants for the arrest of Leslie Ernest Quintal have […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP investigate an assault after a road rage incident – Update 1

Posted on Dec 19, 2017

December 19, 2017 Fort McMurray, Alberta – On December 15, 2017 at approximately 11:33 a.m., the Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a report of a stabbing in the Tamarack Village parking lot on Franklin Avenue in Fort McMurray, Alberta. The police investigation determined George Gerald Targett stabbed a male who attempted to intervene in a […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP execute search warrant and seize money and drugs

Posted on Dec 19, 2017

November 23, 2017 Fort McMurray, Alberta: On November 9, 2017 the Wood Buffalo RCMP Drug Section executed a search warrant at an apartment building in Fort McMurray. Several ounces of crack cocaine, over 800 grams of a suspected buffing agent, and Canadian currency were seized during the execution of this search warrant. The amount of […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP respond to serious motor vehicle collision – update 2

Posted on Dec 19, 2017

December 19, 2017 Wood Buffalo, Alberta – On December 16, 2017 at approximately 10:33 a.m. Wood Buffalo RCMP and Emergency Medical Services responded to a 911 call reporting a serious motor vehicle collision on Highway 63, approximately 95 kms south of Fort McMurray, Alberta. The driver and lone occupant of a flat bed tow truck […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP Obtain Warrant For Arrest After Firearm Discharged – Update 1

Posted on Dec 19, 2017

  December 18, 2017 Wood Buffalo, Alberta – Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to advise residents on December 18, 2017 at approximately 1:30 p.m. David Junior McClure was seen by police, and when they attempted to approach and arrest McClure, he fled on foot. A police foot pursuit ensued, and ended at a residence on […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP – restricted access in Timberlea area – update 1

Posted on Dec 19, 2017

December 18, 2017 Wood Buffalo, Alberta – Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to advise residents all roadways in the Timberlea area are now accessible. An update will be provided as soon as possible. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding. Media Contact: Corporal Teri-Ann Deobald Wood Buffalo RCMP-GRC 780-215-1405   December 18, 2017 Wood Buffalo, […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP – Cocaine and Methamphetamine Seized in Traffic Stop

Posted on Dec 19, 2017

December 18, 2017 Fort McMurray, Alberta – On December 16, 2017 at approximately 9:00 p.m. a Wood Buffalo RCMP officer made some key observations regarding a vehicle and initiated a traffic stop on McLeod Street, which resulted in the arrest of a female adult.  Over 63 grams of suspected cocaine, 11 grams of suspected methamphetamine, possession […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP – restricted access in Timberlea area

Posted on Dec 18, 2017

December 18, 2017 Wood Buffalo, Alberta – Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to advise residents that police have restricted access into Timberlea area at Brett and Blanchett. For citizens who need to go to Timberlea Public School and St. Anne School, please use the Brett Drive access on the far west side of Confederation Way. […]

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