Edmonton police apologize for ‘unacceptable’ wait for urgent 911 call

The Edmonton Police Service is apologizing, saying there were multiple communication breakdowns that resulted in an assault victim not getting help in a reasonable amount of time recently. “For Edmontonians, we vow to be better. To the victim, our sincere…

Too many false alarms could mean new annual fee for Edmontonians with home security systems

The Edmonton Police Service is looking for feedback on a proposal to levy a new $15-per-year fee against anyone registering a home security system. The fee is intended to help reduce the number of false alarms to which police are…

Edmonton motorcyclists reminded to keep noise levels down ahead of summer riding season

Some motorcyclists got a refresher on the Edmonton noise bylaw, a reminder that is fitting as the weather improves and more riders head out on the road. The Edmonton Police Service conducted free motorcycle sound tests Saturday at the NAIT…