Wood Buffalo RCMP – Found Human Remains

Posted on Jul 24, 2019

July 24, 2019 Fort McMurray, AB – On July 23, 2019, Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a report of found human remains located off Highway 881 near Gregoire Lake Reserve, Alberta. RCMP conducted an examination of the scene and have been in contact with a local family related to a missing person complaint. RCMP expect […]

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Wood Buffalo ITU lay charges in numerous high-profile impaired driving incidents

Posted on Jul 19, 2019

July 19, 2019 Fort McMurray, Alta. – Between July 9- 11, 2019, Wood Buffalo Integrated Traffic Unit (ITU) was involved in three high-profile impaired driving incidents. On July 9, at approximately 10:30 p.m., ITU members were taking part in a traffic check stop on Highway 881 when a vehicle attempted to evade the stop by […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP remind residents to secure valuables after an increase in vehicle theft

Posted on Jul 16, 2019

July 16, 2019 Fort McMurray, Alta. – With a recent increase in stolen vehicles and theft from vehicles, Wood Buffalo RCMP ask for public assistance in preventing these crimes. Residents can assist by ensuring vehicles are kept locked while unattended and valuables such as cell phones, wallets, cash, tools, are removed or out of sight. […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP charge man in break and enter of a residence

Posted on Jul 16, 2019

July 15, 2019 Fort McMurray, Alta. – On July 13, 2019, at approximately 5:25 a.m., Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a break and enter in-progress in the Timberlea area of Fort McMurray in which a man entered a residence brandishing an axe. Police entered the home and arrested 37 year-old Reginald Ollerhead without incident. No […]

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Wood Buffalo seek public assistance to locate missing male

Posted on Jul 10, 2019

July 9, 2019 Fort McMurray, Alta. – Wood Buffalo RCMP are asking for public assistance to locate 23-year-old Liam McKay. He was reported missing to police on July 8, 2019, last seen July 4, 2019 in Anzac, Alberta, and may possibly be driving a 1984 brown Dodge pickup truck. There is a general concern for […]

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Wood Buffalo Integrated Traffic Unit conducts long weekend enforcement operations

Posted on Jul 5, 2019

July 4, 2019 Fort McMurray, Alta. – Alberta roads typically experience an influx of drivers during long weekends and this Canada Day weekend was no exception. Between Friday, June 28 and Monday, July 1, Wood Buffalo Integrated Traffic Unit (ITU) conducted traffic safety operations and as a result, issued 179 Violation Tickets under various legislation […]

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