Wood Buffalo RCMP issue “Thin Ice” warning

Posted on Nov 14, 2018

November 13th, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta- Now that winter is here to stay, RCMP would like to remind the public that ice this time of year is not safe to be on. While some bodies of water may appear frozen, they are not capable of supporting the weight required for activities popular in our region. […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP Drug Section execute a search warrant and seize drugs

Posted on Nov 9, 2018

November 8, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta: On October 25, 2018, at approximately 6:00 p.m. the Wood Buffalo RCMP Drug Section executed a search warrant at a residence near Nixon Street and Biggs Avenue in Fort McMurray. The Drug Section was assisted by the Police Dog Service, Crime Reduction Unit and the General Duty officers. As […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP seek public assistance to locate missing male

Posted on Nov 8, 2018

November 8, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta – Wood Buffalo RCMP are asking for public assistance to locate 40-year-old Lee Newland Junlajeam. Lee was last heard from on October 10th, 2018. Lee Newland Junlajeam is described as: • Asian • 5’6” tall • Approximately 130 lbs • Brown hair • Brown eye It is unknown what […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP: suspicious person investigation leads to charges

Posted on Nov 5, 2018

November 5, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta: On October 21st, 2018 at approximately 6:30 p.m., police responded to a suspicious person incident. A male was seen going through resident’s yard near the intersection of Huggard Street and Hugues Avenue in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Preliminary investigation revealed the suspect male entered a residence nearby, stole a Crossbow […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP seek public assistance to locate missing male

Posted on Nov 5, 2018

November 2, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta – Wood Buffalo RCMP are asking for public assistance to locate 20-year-old Taetm Moon. Taetm was last seen on November 1st, 2018 at approximately 12:30 p.m., walking near the intersection at Hospital Street and Fitzgerald Avenue in the downtown area of Fort McMurray, Alberta. Taetm Moon is described as: […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP is using a two-way encrypted radio network

Posted on Nov 1, 2018

November 1, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta: On June 23rd 2018, Wood Buffalo RCMP started using the Alberta First Responders Radio Communications System (AFRRCS), a two-way encrypted radio network for first responders across the province. This radio system is completely secure and communications can not be captured via use of radio scanners. AFRRCS offers integrated communication […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP investigate a shooting incident

Posted on Nov 1, 2018

November 1, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta: On October 25th, 2018, at approximately 9:30 p.m., the Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a shooting incident in the Timberlea residential area. It is believed the incident took place between 9:00-9:30 p.m., near Diefenbaker Drive and St. Laurent Way in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Preliminary investigation has revealed an adult […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP Wants You To Be Safe This Halloween

Posted on Oct 31, 2018

October 31, 2018 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 […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP request assistance in identifying suspects in Crossbow incident

Posted on Oct 30, 2018

October 30, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta: On October 28th, 2018, at approximately 3:00 a.m., the Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to an incident where at least four Crossbows were shot at a residence. The incident took place on October 28th, 2018 between 2:30-3:00 a.m., in the downtown area near Fraser Avenue and Father Mercredi Street in […]

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Wood Buffalo RCMP investigate a firearm incident – Update 1

Posted on Oct 30, 2018

October 29, 2018 Fort McMurray, Alberta: Two males have been taken into custody and are facing several charges in relation to this incident. Police do not believe this was a random incident and there is no further risk to public safety. It is alleged that on October 26th, 2018 at approximately 1:30 a.m., one of […]

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