Alberta RCMP dashcam video shows violent arrest of First Nation chief, moments leading up to it

A nearly 12-minute RCMP dashcam video — filed as a court exhibit on Thursday — shows the violent arrest of Chief Allan Adam of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation and the moments leading up to it. The video is a…

‘Enough is enough’: First Nations Chief says he needed to tell story of alleged RCMP beating

Editor’s note: A warning that this story contains graphic details.  Chief Allan Adam of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation said Saturday that he is sharing the story of an arrest where he alleges he was beaten by RCMP officers because “enough…

Wood Buffalo Mountie, Janvier resident hospitalized after suspected laced drug exposure overdoses

RCMP in northeastern Alberta are issuing a warning about contaminated drugs possibly in the area after three people, including a Mountie, were taken to hospital Friday night for suspected overdoses. On May 15 at around 6 p.m., Wood Buffalo RCMP…

RCMP release photos of suspect after man dies following Fort McMurray shooting last week

Posted March 25, 2020 9:46 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A Fort McMurray man who was shot last week has succumbed to his life-threatening injuries in hospital, RCMP said in…

16 arrested, $18K in drugs and cash seized after Fort McMurray drug investigations

A series of investigations targeting street-level drug dealers has resulted in more than a dozen arrests in Fort McMurray. The Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams, along with the Wood Buffalo RCMP, conducted the investigations in January and February and arrested…

Woman dead after being struck by bus in Fort McMurray

Posted December 9, 2019 4:35 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A 51-year-old woman died after she was hit by a bus in Fort McMurray on Dec. 5. RCMP said the…

Body found west of Fort McMurray identified as 26-year-old Calgary man: RCMP

Posted November 13, 2019 9:15 pm Updated November 13, 2019 9:16 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The RCMP released an image Wednesday of a Calgary man found dead west of…