Edmonton police patrol local mosques during Friday prayers after New Zealand massacre

March 15 2019 2:03pm Police across North America are stepping up security at mosques following massacre at two mosques in Christchurch that left 49 people dead and another 48 injured. Fletcher Kent has the details on what’s being done in…

Edmonton police patrolling local mosques during Friday prayers: Alberta Muslim council

The Alberta Muslim Public Affairs Council (AMPAC) said while there is no known threat, Edmonton police would be patrolling local mosques during Friday prayers, after the mass shootings in Christchurch, New Zealand. Forty-nine people were killed and others seriously hurt…

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,…

Edmonton police warn of providing too much information in obituaries

Edmonton police are warning people to be cautious about how much they include in a family member’s obituary. Police said they are investigating a case where one person is accused of using obituary information to commit around 110 instances of…

Edmonton morning collision shuts down southside road

A collision impacted traffic on the morning commute for drivers in south Edmonton on Tuesday morning. Edmonton police were investigating a single-vehicle crash in the area of Anthony Henday Drive and Parson Road. READ MORE: 4 people hospitalized in serious Anthony…