Wood Buffalo RCMP investigate robbery

Posted on Jan 14, 2019

Jan. 14, 2019 Fort McMurray, Alta – On Jan. 10, 2019, at approximately 10:15 a.m., Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a robbery at Scotiabank in the downtown area of Fort McMurray. It is believed the incident took place between 10:00-10:15 a.m. The suspect entered the location and produced a note demanding money. The male left […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP Drug Section execute a search warrant

Posted on Jan 11, 2019

Jan. 11, 2019 Fort McMurray, Alta. – On Dec. 13, 2018, the Wood Buffalo RCMP Drug Section executed a search warrant at an apartment building near Manning Avenue in Fort McMurray. The Drug Section was assisted by RCMP Police Dog Services (PDS), Crime Reduction Unit, Criminal Intelligence Unit and General Duty officers. As a result […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: Off Highway Vehicle Registration

Posted on Jan 11, 2019

Jan. 11 2019 Fort McMurray, AB – The Wood Buffalo RCMP and Wood Buffalo Bylaw Services remind residents of the importance and necessity of registering all Off Highway Vehicles (OHV). Unfortunately, OHV are often seen as ideal targets to thieves and in 2018, 25 ATVs and seven snowmobiles were stolen with only seven ATVs recovered. […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP seek assistance in identifying a suspect involved in a robbery

Posted on Jan 11, 2019

Jan. 10, 2019 Fort McMurray, Alta – On Jan. 7, 2019, at approximately 11:30 a.m., Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a robbery at a business on Franklin Avenue near Alberta Drive in the downtown area of Fort McMurray. The suspect entered the store, brandished a knife, and demanded money. An undisclosed amount of money was […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP investigate a shooting incident

Posted on Jan 11, 2019

Jan. 10, 2019 Fort McMurray, Alta – On Jan. 8, 2019, at approximately 12:30 p.m., the Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a shooting incident in the downtown area of Fort McMurray. It is believed the incident took place between 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., near Manning Avenue and Hospital Street in Fort McMurray, Alberta. The victim sustained […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP conduct child car seat check stops

Posted on Jan 2, 2019

Dec. 31, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alta – On Nov. 22, 2018, the Wood Buffalo RCMP General Duty, Municipal Traffic and Community Policing Units joined by Safe Community Wood Buffalo conducted a car seat check stop to ensure the installation of car seat was compliant with the safety regulations. A total of 50 vehicles with car […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP seek assistance in identifying a suspect possibly involved in two robberies -Update

Posted on Jan 2, 2019

Dec. 31, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alta – On Dec. 28, 2018, Wood Buffalo RCMP charged Kenneth Nolan Hanson (35) of Fort McMurray, with the following offences: • Robbery (x 2) • Fail to comply with conditions (x 4) His next court appearance will be in Fort McMurray Provincial Court on Jan. 7, 2019. As this […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP locate overdue male snowmobiler

Posted on Dec 20, 2018

Dec. 19, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alta. – A 48-year-old male was reported missing on Dec. 18, 2018. He was last seen at approximately 5:00 p.m., on Dec. 15, 2018, after he told a friend he was leaving on a snowmobiling trip. It was believed he was near the Clearwater River northeast of Fort McMurray before […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP seek public assistance to locate missing female – located

Posted on Dec 20, 2018

Dec. 19, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta – Wood Buffalo RCMP located Shelley Rae Cardinal. Police would like to thank the public for their assistance. Shelley is safe and well. Media Contact: Constable Mélanie Cappiello-Stébenne Wood Buffalo RCMP-GRC (780) 742-8821 ******************************************************************************************************************************** Background: Dec. 18, 2018 Wood Buffalo RCMP seek public assistance to locate missing female Fort […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP – Drive safe this holiday season

Posted on Dec 19, 2018

Dec. 18, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alta – Wood Buffalo RCMP would like share tips for staying safe while travelling this holiday season. Winter weather conditions pose challenges and safety risks for all motorists on our roadway. Drivers can keep the following in mind: • Be prepared as road and weather conditions may change during your […]

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