11 romance scams in Edmonton led to $1.1M lost to fraudsters in 2018

Most people want to find love and happiness, and in a digital world that can mean turning to online dating. However, that can also open the door to scammers hoping to prey on people’s emotions. Story continues below In 2018,…

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,…

Charges laid after illegal cannabis sold from non-licensed Edmonton shop: police

An Edmonton man is facing four charges after police allege he was selling illegal cannabis from an non-licensed store. On March 6, Edmonton police searched a business in the area of 150 Street and 118 Avenue. Inside, they said they…

Edmonton police say driver was high during fatal Mill Woods collision last fall

Edmonton police say a driver being high on pot led to a fatal collision in Mill Woods last fall that claimed the life of a woman, and now charges have been laid. The collision, involving two vehicles and a scooter…

Gas-and-dashes still happening in Alberta months after pay-before-you-pump law

Numbers obtained by Global News reveal that the number of gas-and-dash incidents in Alberta have plummeted in the months since it became law to pay before you pump gas, however there are still incidents occurring in the province. READ MORE:…