Former WHL player charged after allegedly snatching child, fleeing nude into B.C. lake

A former professional hockey player has been charged after allegedly snatching a toddler from its family in Kelowna on Sunday afternoon. Kelowna RCMP say Harold Giffen Nyren of Calgary is facing one count of assault and one count of willfully…

Spruce Grove man charged in connection with Jasper bar brawl

A Spruce Grove man has been charged in connection with a bar fight in Jasper, Alta., that left another man with serious facial injuries. On Jan. 27 at 1:15 a.m., officers responded to a call from bouncers at the Athabasca…

Edmonton police officer won’t face assault charge after punching man: ASIRT

Alberta’s police watchdog says an officer who punched a man in the head and broke his jaw will not be charged with a criminal offence. The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team says the 65-year-old man appeared to be drunk and…

Man arrested for serious 2013 assault at north Edmonton McDonald’s drive-thru

A man was arrested in Chilliwack, B.C. this week and charged in connection with a “serious assault” that took place at a north Edmonton McDonald’s drive-thru six years ago, police said on Thursday. At about 2:40 a.m., on Jan. 1,…

Girl, 17, assaulted after stopping to help stranded driver west of Edmonton: RCMP

RCMP west of Edmonton are warning drivers not to stop for stranded motorists after a teen was assaulted after she stopped to help someone late last week. At around 9:30 p.m. Friday, a 17-year-old girl was driving on Parkland Drive…

Alberta RCMP officer assaulted while breaking up bar brawl: police

An Alberta RCMP officer was assaulted while responding to a fight outside a nightclub in the mountain town of Jasper last month, police say. Mounties say they broke up a fight involving multiple people at the Athabasca Hotel nightclub at…

RCMP seek suspects after violent robberies at cellphone store, beauty store in St. Albert

The RCMP are seeking suspects in connection with a pair of violent robberies at a cellphone store and a beauty store in St. Albert over the weekend. On Sunday, police allege three males entered a cellphone store in the 500-block…

Calgary police charge stepfather with assault of 4-year-old girl

Police have charged a Calgary man in connection with the assault of his four-year-old stepdaughter. The girl was taken to hospital by her mother on Sunday, March 11, 2018 with serious injuries deemed to be life-threatening. Children’s Services contacted police,…