Man, 53, allegedly stabbed by son at west Edmonton home: EPS

A man was taken to hospital with serious injuries after allegedly being stabbed by his son in a west Edmonton home Wednesday morning, according to Edmonton police. Police responded to an assault complaint near Gariepy Crescent and 172 Street in…

Edmonton City Council approves zoning rule changes to address homelessness

A vote at Edmonton City Hall on Monday saw changes to zoning rules approved with the aim of providing more support to homeless people living in the city. The change means housing providers will be able to build larger homes…

Edmonton Uber driver allegedly kidnapped and shot by extortionists

A man was sitting inside his Uber vehicle Saturday evening when he was allegedly kidnapped at gunpoint in southeast Edmonton. Edmonton police said it happened around 5 p.m. in a restaurant parking lot near 42 Avenue and 66 Street. It…

Edmonton business districts worry there’s higher tolerance of ‘more social disorder’

Edmonton’s business districts are feeling a bit defeated. Representatives told city council’s executive committee Friday that they’re seeing more and more graffiti tagging, mental health issues, homelessness and other concerns. “In the last two weeks, it just feels like there’s…

Edmonton woman’s disappearance considered suspicious, police say

Edmonton police say the disappearance of a 20-year-old woman who was last seen on Saturday is being treated as suspicious. Shalene Lucille Pelletier was last seen on July 6 in the area of 111 Avenue and Groat Road, police said…

Man’s death following north Edmonton assault ruled homicide

A man who was taken to hospital with serious injuries following an assault in north Edmonton earlier this week died of multiple stab wounds, police said Wednesday. At around 5 a.m. Monday, police were called to the area of 89…

Edmonton man charged in 2017 death of six-month-old baby boy

After a two-year investigation, a 25-year-old Edmonton man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of a six-month-old boy. On the morning of May 28, 2017, EMS asked police officers to come to a home near 142…

Letters stolen off Provincial Archives of Alberta sign in south Edmonton

Police are investigating after the brass letters were stolen from the Provincial Archives building in south Edmonton. The building is located at 8555 Roper Rd. Police said the brass letters, spelling out the words “Provincial Archives of Alberta,” were stolen…