December 2017 RCMP News Archive

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Red Deer RCMP investigate school break-ins

December 4, 2017 1:58 PM

Red Deer RCMP are investigating a rash of recent break-ins to Red Deer schools where electronics were stolen, and are asking for public assistance in identifying the suspects and in reporting suspicious activity around schools.

Red Deer RCMP warn public after more fall victim to tax scam

December 6, 2017 10:29 AM

The CRA tax scam has reared its ugly head in Red Deer again, and several victims are out thousands of dollars each after being persuaded by aggressive callers to pay “overdue” taxes with gift and prepaid credit cards, Steam cards and bitcoins.

Red Deer RCMP arrest man after hit and run

December 7, 2017 9:44 AM

Red Deer RCMP arrested a man yesterday afternoon after an argument in a parking lot ended with a man being struck by a car that then fled the scene.

Red Deer RCMP charge three drivers during impaired checks last weekend

December 7, 2017 9:56 AM

During the first weekend of holiday checkstops and patrols this season, Red Deer RCMP arrested three drivers – one who refused to comply with a breath demand, one who failed a breath demand, and a third man who refused a breath demand after a collision.

Red Deer RCMP seize 29 firearms in search warrants

December 11, 2017 10:28 AM

A man and a woman face a total of almost 200 criminal charges after Red Deer RCMP seized 29 firearms, four crossbows, ammunition and stolen property including dirt bikes, identity documents and electronics in two search warrants in November.

Red Deer RCMP look for suspect impersonating police

December 12, 2017 2:04 PM

Red Deer RCMP are looking for public assistance to identify a suspect alleged to be impersonating a police officer after a male youth was “pulled over” in south Red Deer in the early hours of December 4.

Red Deer RCMP offer crime prevention tips for the holiday season

December 15, 2017 1:49 PM

While the Christmas season is intended to be a time of joy and celebration, for many criminals it also provides unique opportunities for more Grinch-like behaviour. Red Deer RCMP offer some practical crime prevention tips for the holidays.

Red Deer RCMP investigate graffiti spree in West Park

December 18, 2017 10:13 AM

Red Deer RCMP are looking for public assistance to identify the people responsible for offensive graffiti sprayed on a West Park seniors lodge, a church, a house and several vehicles.

Red Deer RCMP arrest 45 people in five-day warrant round-up

December 29, 2017 11:56 AM

Red Deer RCMP arrested 45 people and executed 110 warrants last week during a five-day warrant round-up, clearing a total of 142 charges and laying several new charges when suspects were found to be breaking laws at the time of their arrest.