RCMP officer sentenced for assaulting Indigenous man inside Alberta detachment

An RCMP officer who was found guilty of assaulting an Indigenous man in Slave Lake, Alta., in 2017 has been sentenced to 15 months of probation in the community and will not be serving time in jail. On Wednesday, court…

Alberta RCMP lay 2nd-degree murder charge in 2019 death of Kimberly Cardinal

The Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit have charged a man with second-degree murder in the 2019 death of a Saddle Lake mom, according to a Wednesday news release. Read more: Human remains found in Saddle Lake confirmed to be missing…

Human remains found near John D’Or Prairie, Alberta identified as missing teen

RCMP said Wednesday that human remains found earlier this week in a forested area near John D’Or Prairie, Alta., are those of a 15-year-old girl who was last seen in that community on July 5. “An autopsy was completed at…

Edmonton lost $1.6M to invoicing scheme where city didn’t see the signs: audit

The City of Edmonton is trying to recover in court $1.6 million from what the city auditor said was a fraudulent invoice scheme involving a pair of city employees, a private sign supplier and the city’s neighborhood renewal program. Invoices…

Suspicious death on July 11 ruled a homicide: Edmonton police

The death of a 39-year-old woman found in southwest Edmonton on July 11 has been ruled a homicide, Edmonton police said on Wednesday. Teresa Dejesus Esquivel-Robles was the victim of a homicide and died as a result of being stabbed,…