Man who killed Abbotsford police officer to be criminally sentenced for murder

The Alberta man found guilty of first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of an Abbotsford police officer will be criminally sentenced next month. Oscar Arfmann was found guilty of killing Const. John Davidson in October, 2019, but the conviction was…

Vigil marks first anniversary of stabbing deaths of 2 girls at Edmonton apartment

December 5 2019 11:01pm The family of three-year-old Mackenzie Petawaysin and seven-month-old Mary Lafleche-Petawaysin, killed in a south Edmonton apartment building, gathered for an intimate vigil one year after the tragedy. Chris Chacon has details. ‘ }); } else {…

Calgary care worker speaks out following colleague’s death: ‘Injury is a constant reality’

There are calls for change to protect Alberta youth care professionals on the job. Deborah Onwu was stabbed to death in the early morning hours of Oct. 25. She was working her shift at an assisted living facility for Wood’s Homes…

Police charge Fort Vermilion woman with 1st-degree murder

Posted October 21, 2019 1:00 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ RCMP have charged a 29-year-old woman with first-degree murder after a 57-year-old man was found dead in Fort Vermilion, Alta.…

Judge expected to deliver Oscar Arfmann verdict Thursday

A verdict is expected Thursday in the trial of Oscar Arfmann, the man accused of killing Abbotsford police Const. John Davidson in a 2017 shooting. The Alberta native was accused of fatally shooting Davidson in the back and the neck…

Sylvan Lake man charged with murder of wife

Alberta RCMP announced Tuesday that a Sylvan Lake man had been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the death of his wife. The victim, 36-year-old Kulvinder Sandhu, was found suffering from serious injuries in a residential area on Sept.…

Young mother killed in Rocky Mountain House domestic homicide

July 29 2019 2:04pm Rocky Mountain House RCMP are investigating after 28-year-old Ashley Smith-Ames was killed and her sister injured during what investigators said was a domestic homicide. Kendra Slugoski has more on the young mother’s death. ‘ }); }…