Wood Buffalo RCMP attend call for help in river waters

Posted on Jul 26, 2018

July 26, 2018 Fort McMurray, AB – On July 25, 2018 at approximately 5:45 p.m. Wood Buffalo RCMP received a call from a concerned citizen about an unknown male individual who needed help. RCMP were advised the male went into the Clearwater river. RCMP attended and spoke with the man. With currents in the river, […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP seek assistance in identifying a suspect

Posted on Jul 25, 2018

July 24, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta: On July 8th, 2018, at approximately 12:30 a.m., Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to an assault at a local business located on Fraser Avenue near King Street in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Police are requesting public assistance to help identify the alleged male suspect involved in the assault. Photographs are being […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP investigates theft of mail

Posted on Jul 25, 2018

July 24, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta: On July 18th, 2018, at approximately 11:16 p.m., Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a report of a theft of mail left outside the front door at a residence in the Timberlea neighborhood in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Thanks to a security camera, the incident was recorded and the alleged female […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP alert residents on road detours – Update 1

Posted on Jul 23, 2018

July 21, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta – Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to advise residents traffic is no longer being rerouted along Gregoire Drive, in Fort McMurray. Motorists travelling in the area are asked to drive to the conditions and please slow down, as heavy rainfall may cause water to pool on roadways. The Wood […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP CRU execute warrants resulting in additional charges

Posted on Jul 23, 2018

July 21, 2018 Fort McMurray, AB – The Wood Buffalo RCMP Crime Reduction Unit (CRU) was patrolling an identified area with a higher crime rate in Fort McMurray, near Franklin Avenue and Haineault Street, around 6:00 p.m. on July 13th, 2018. A police officer observed a female in a vehicle who was believed to have […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP alert residents on road detours

Posted on Jul 23, 2018

July 21, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta – Wood Buffalo RCMP would like to warn residents of poor road conditions due to the sudden and heavy rainfall. Road closures currently in effect are on Gregoire Drive at Highway 63, and at approximately 500 metres north of Grandview Crescent on Gregoire Drive, in Fort McMurray. Road crews […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP assist with medical emergency on Supertest Hill

Posted on Jul 23, 2018

July 18, 2018 Fort McMurray, AB – On July 18, 2018 at approximately 3:00 p.m. Wood Buffalo RCMP received a call from a concerned citizen about an individual who needed help. RCMP stopped traffic for less than 30 minutes on Highway 63 while they responded to the incident and medical emergency. Police contacted the Regional […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP request public assistance in identifying a suspect

Posted on Jul 23, 2018

July 16, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta: On June 13th, 2018, at approximately 5:31 p.m., Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a report of a theft from a business located near Hardin Street and Franklin Avenue in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Police are requesting assistance from the public in identifying the alleged suspect who was observed fleeing the […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP investigate fatal motor vehicle collision – Update 1

Posted on Jul 23, 2018

July 6, 2018 Janvier, Alberta – In respect to the single vehicle rollover collision that occurred on July 6, 2018, the involved vehicle was a four door sedan. Both female passengers, 56 and 58 years old, sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries, and are now in stable condition receiving medical treatment in hospital. The women […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP Investigate Motor Vehicle Collision Involving Cyclist

Posted on Jul 13, 2018

July 11, 2018 Fort McKay, Alberta – During the evening of July 10th, 2018 at 8:38 p.m., Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a motor vehicle collision involving a GMC Terrain Sport Utility Vehicle and a 6-year-old child on a pedal bicycle at an uncontrolled intersection in the Fort McKay First Nation. Based on the investigation, […]

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