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March 2014 RCMP News Archive
RCMP charge Red Deer man with fraud and forgery
Red Deer RCMP charge local man with fraud and forgery as Fraud Prevention Month kicks off.
RCMP and police services across the country continue to educate people on protecting themselves against scammers
A man was brutally attacked trying to stop a group of men who were harassing a homeless man.
Red Deer RCMP search for suspects who beat a man outside a Red Deer bar for defending a homeless person.
RCMP charge a man who attacked a woman when she visited his home to buy an item he had advertised for sale online.
A Red Deer man is facing charges after he assaults a woman who was responding to his online purchase ad.
More fraud charges laid against Red Deer Man.
A Red Deer man has been charged for fraudulently delivering workplace safety training such as H2S Alive! and OSSA Fall Safety without authorization to do so.
A Red Deer man arrested on an unrelated matter was found to be in possession of stolen property including IDs, credit cards, fuel cards and uncashed cheques, resulting in 33 charges against him.
Red Deer man charged with possession of multiple stolen items
Police receive reports of multiple vehicles that were vandalized throughout Red Deer.
Police lay charges against man after a Domestic Assault.
A Red Deer woman threatened staff at Safeway when they tried to arrest her for shoplifting. RCMP arrested her without incident.
Two would-be thieves tried to walk out of Sears carrying two flat screen TVs, but were stopped - and photographed - by staff before they made their escape.
RCMP are investigating a series of frauds using a stolen purchase order book; the frauds are being committed by a number of different male suspects.
RCMP located and arrested three males after an armed robbery at the Husky Gas Bar. Devyn Hendriksen of Red Deer and two male youth have been charged.
Red Deer RCMP teamed up police agences across Alberta and BC to arrest the fugitive wanted for the January 1, 2013 murder of Lloyd Sarson in Red Deer. The name of the male arrested cannot be released as he was a minor at the time of the homicide.
RCMP are searching for a male and a female who stole two high-end vacuum cleaners from Target.
Four prisoners residing in the Red Deer Remand Centre have been charged for their involvement in an incident that took place inside the Remand Centre on March 5, 2014.
Red Deer RCMP responded to a firearms complaint but determined that it was unfounded. An adult male was arrested on a non-firearms-related charge.
Red Deerians are reporting calls from scammers claiming to be calling from Canada Revenue Agency; some scammers also apply pressure by pretending to represent Citizenship and Immigration Canada.
RCMP are investigating the discovery of a deceased male in the area of 48 Avenue and 53 Street in Red Deer. The death has been deemed non-suspicious.
RCMP have received five complaints of extortion by libel in the past year, generally involving males being approached online by females who lure them into compromising online encounters.
RCMP are searching for an armed suspect who wielded a knife while robbing the Express 24 store.
RCMP are searching for a mugger who approached a pedestrian and threatened to cut him if the victim didn't give him money.
In an update to an earlier warning about tax and immigration scams, Red Deer RCMP believe the scammers are targeting people of South Asian ethnicity. Scammers also speak with South Asian sounding accents.
Thanks to tips from the public, Red Deer RCMP have arrested the male and female responsible for the theft of two Dyson vacuum cleaners at the Red Deer Target store on March 8, 2014.
Since March 25, Red Deerians have reported three separate real estate scams on Kijiji that show photos of houses in Red Deer that are supposedly for rent. All were scams.