ASIRT investigating police shooting near Rocky Mountain House

A man was shot by police in central Alberta Thursday evening after officers responded to what appears to be false reports that he planned to kill someone. Shortly after 6 p.m., Rocky Mountain House RCMP responded to a 911 call…

Ottawa fights back against proposed class action over RCMP bullying and intimidation

The federal government is fighting a proposed class-action lawsuit against the RCMP over bullying and intimidation of members, saying the national police force already has a comprehensive policy on harassment and the Mounties have made strides toward modernization. In a…

Global News Investigates: Alberta RCMP officer allegedly fails to enforce restraining order, calls woman ‘dramatic’

A Strathcona County woman has filed a complaint against the local RCMP, alleging an officer not only failed to enforce a restraining order but actually brought her face-to-face with the other party and implied she was being “dramatic” about the…

Was Edward Howe murdered? RCMP seek clues in 1996 death

On December 21, 1996, Edward Howe was found dead below a tree outside the Sun Valley Motel in Penticton. The 43-year-old died in the snow after suffering massive injuries to his chest and head, according to police. But was his…

1 boy killed, another youth injured in single-vehicle Provost crash

A youth was killed and another injured in a crash in Provost, Alta., over the weekend. On July 13, police responded to a single-vehicle collision on Highway 600 at the southwest entrance to Provost at around 2 a.m. Investigators said…