Garage break and enters up 73% over 5 years: Edmonton police

Do you leave your garage door opener in your vehicle? Edmonton police are out with a warning against the practice amid a spike in the number of break-ins targeting the devices. Between 2014 and 2018, Edmonton has seen a 73…

Garage door opener thefts rising in Edmonton prompts police warning

Edmonton police are reminding drivers to never leave garage door openers in their vehicles as there has been an increase in thefts. With garage break-ins up 73 per cent in the past five years, Chris Chacon has a look at…

Over $370K of drugs seized in recent investigation: Edmonton police

Four people are facing dozens of charges after Edmonton police seized more than $370,000 worth of drugs earlier this week. On Sept. 11, police searched two houses in west Edmonton. Inside, police said they found 2.4 kilograms of methamphetamine, 960…

After 14 indecent acts in Edmonton river valley, photos of person of interest released

Edmonton police released photos Wednesday of a man they describe as a person of interest in a number of indecent acts that have occurred over the last few months. According to police, there have been 14 incidents since mid-July where…

2 separate Edmonton investigations net $800K in ‘insidious’ drugs, firearms

Three people are facing dozens of charges after two separate drug and firearms-related investigations in Edmonton. The first investigation by the Edmonton Drug and Gang Enforcement Section (EDGE) led police to search a home in the Blackmud neighbourhood in southwest…

Edmonton police increase presence in river valley following indecent acts

Edmonton police have ramped up their presence in the river valley after several reports of a man exposing himself to people. The Edmonton Police Service has received 11 reports of indecent acts in and around the river valley since mid-July.…

Edmonton police officer Dwayne Lakusta named new CEO of ALERT

An Edmonton police officer with more than two decades of experience is the new CEO of Alberta’s organized and serious crime unit. EPS Acting Supt. Dwayne Lakusta took over the top job at Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams (ALERT) two…