Machete-wielding phone thief arrested in Sherwood Park: RCMP

A man was arrested and charged after allegedly stealing someone’s phone and wielding a machete in Sherwood Park. Strathcona County RCMP said the robbery happened outside the Sherwood Park Mall around 6:40 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 20. A suspect approached…

ASIRT says Sherwood Park woman ran at police with sword before being fatally shot

Alberta’s police watchdog has released more details surrounding Monday’s officer-involved fatal shooting of a Sherwood Park woman. The Alberta Serious Response Team (ASIRT) said the 42-year-old woman made two calls to RCMP for help on the morning of Sept. 23. Story…

Woman dies after police shooting in Sherwood Park, Alta.

September 23 2019 12:39pm Sherwood Park RCMP said the shooting on Pine Street happened Monday morning after a woman called, asking for police to come to her home. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id]…

Woman fatally shot by police in Sherwood Park prompts ASIRT investigation

A residential street in a neighbourhood on the south side of Sherwood Park was blocked off and investigators were on scene Monday morning after a fatal police shooting. Sherwood Park RCMP said it received a call around 7:30 a.m. from…

RCMP to give update on Strathcona County explosions

RCMP in Strathcona County will provide an update Tuesday afternoon on a series of explosions in a public parkade last November. Two explosions on Nov. 6, 2018 left one man dead and caused $14 million in damage to the community…

Strathcona RCMP officer charged with assault after off-duty altercation

A 35-year-old constable with the Strathcona RCMP detachment was charged with assault last week following an investigation into an off-duty incident. Matthew Howson was charged on Sept. 6, RCMP said. In a news release on Wednesday, RCMP said he “entered…