December 2017 RCMP News Archive
December 1, 2017 9:59 AM
A Red Deer man faces eight criminal charges after RCMP seized three shotguns and hundreds of dollars worth of counterfeit Canadian currency in a stolen vehicle on October 19.
December 1, 2017 11:28 AM
The Priority Crimes Task Force executed search warrants this morning at two Sylvan Lake residences, seizing cocaine, cash and a stolen firearm and arresting three people.
December 4, 2017 10:15 AM
Red Deer RCMP executed a high-risk arrest on a man early Sunday morning after he broke into an Eastview home and assaulted the resident; the suspect is in court this morning on attempted murder charges.
December 4, 2017 11:27 AM
Red Deer RCMP arrested a man and a woman who were both wanted on multiple outstanding warrants after finding them in possession of stolen identification, meth and a gun.
December 4, 2017 1:58 PM
Red Deer RCMP are investigating a rash of recent break-ins to Red Deer schools where electronics were stolen, and are asking for public assistance in identifying the suspects and in reporting suspicious activity around schools.
December 5, 2017 9:31 AM
Red Deer RCMP have sworn charges against one man in connection with an armed robbery at a Kentwood convenience store on December 5 and are looking for public assistance to identify the second male suspect.
December 5, 2017 11:45 AM
Red Deer RCMP have charged the man who is alleged to have rammed a police car on July 17 in Red Deer while driving a stolen truck, and he is scheduled to appear in court on December 19.
December 6, 2017 8:48 AM
RCMP thank the public for their assistance.
December 6, 2017 10:29 AM
The CRA tax scam has reared its ugly head in Red Deer again, and several victims are out thousands of dollars each after being persuaded by aggressive callers to pay “overdue” taxes with gift and prepaid credit cards, Steam cards and bitcoins.
December 6, 2017 12:26 PM
Red Deer RCMP have arrested the 19 year old man accused of an armed robbery at Corral Foods the night of November 27 after locating him in a stolen car.
December 6, 2017 4:27 PM
RCMP thank the public for their assistance.
December 7, 2017 9:44 AM
Red Deer RCMP arrested a man yesterday afternoon after an argument in a parking lot ended with a man being struck by a car that then fled the scene.
December 7, 2017 9:56 AM
During the first weekend of holiday checkstops and patrols this season, Red Deer RCMP arrested three drivers – one who refused to comply with a breath demand, one who failed a breath demand, and a third man who refused a breath demand after a collision.
December 7, 2017 11:48 AM
Red Deer RCMP are looking for public assistance to identify a suspect in a pharmacy break-in on November 24 that resulted in the theft of narcotics and cash.
December 11, 2017 10:28 AM
A man and a woman face a total of almost 200 criminal charges after Red Deer RCMP seized 29 firearms, four crossbows, ammunition and stolen property including dirt bikes, identity documents and electronics in two search warrants in November.
December 11, 2017 3:50 PM
Red Deer RCMP have verified the identity of the man who was located deceased in non-suspicious circumstances in Red Deer in August and have completed the sad task of next-of-kin notifications. RCMP thank the public and the media for their assistance.
December 12, 2017 9:43 AM
Red Deer RCMP arrested two women for separate impaired driving incidents in the early hours of Saturday morning thanks to tips from the public and after one of the suspect vehicles crashed into a cement flowerbed downtown.
December 12, 2017 10:20 AM
Meaghan Miller has been located and RCMP thank the public for their assistance.
December 12, 2017 12:04 PM
Red Deer RCMP and Citizens on Patrol (COP) continued the “Lock it or Lose it” campaign on December 9 during a Red Deer Rebels game, visually checking 390 vehicles - only 12 % received a thumbs up for the care taken to protect themselves from crime.
December 12, 2017 2:04 PM
Red Deer RCMP are looking for public assistance to identify a suspect alleged to be impersonating a police officer after a male youth was “pulled over” in south Red Deer in the early hours of December 4.
January 22, 2018 8:54 AM
Sarah Dumont was last seen in Red Deer on December 10. RCMP believe she may be in Calgary or area and wish to verify her well-being.
December 13, 2017 10:03 AM
Keanna Will has been located and RCMP thank the public for their assistance.
December 13, 2017 12:30 PM
Red Deer RCMP and City of Red Deer emergency services staff have cleared the scene at Sorensen Station transit terminal after responding to a non-suspicious sudden death.
February 8, 2018 11:58 AM
Red Deer RCMP continue to investigate a home invasion in the Fairview neighbourhood on December 14 and are renewing their request for public assistance to identify the four male suspects.
December 14, 2017 2:46 PM
A 37 year old Red Deer man was arrested for impaired driving after sustaining serious injuries in a two-vehicle collision on 32 Street yesterday afternoon.
December 15, 2017 9:11 AM
Red Deer RCMP arrested 13 people, executed 34 outstanding warrants and laid 34 new criminal charges on eight people in a four-day covert stolen vehicle operation last week.
December 15, 2017 1:49 PM
While the Christmas season is intended to be a time of joy and celebration, for many criminals it also provides unique opportunities for more Grinch-like behaviour. Red Deer RCMP offer some practical crime prevention tips for the holidays.
December 15, 2017 3:16 PM
Natasha Daychief has been located and RCMP thank the public for their assistance.
December 18, 2017 10:13 AM
Red Deer RCMP are looking for public assistance to identify the people responsible for offensive graffiti sprayed on a West Park seniors lodge, a church, a house and several vehicles.
December 18, 2017 1:37 PM
April Cheverie has been located and RCMP thank the public for their assistance.
December 19, 2017 11:13 AM
Red Deer RCMP are saddened to announce that the 31 year old man injured in a house fire December 17 has succumbed to his injuries. Fire investigators continue to work to determine the cause of the fire.
December 21, 2017 8:54 AM
Red Deer RCMP have charged a 45 year old Red Deer man with money laundering and fraud after a search warrant at his home on December 19; the search warrant is the culmination of a 20-month fraud investigation that cost investors over $10 million.
December 21, 2017 10:08 AM
Brittany Morrison has been located and RCMP thank the public for their assistance.
December 22, 2017 12:44 PM
Red Deer RCMP recent arrests include numerous prolific offenders identified through Pinpoint, the Red Deer crime reduction strategy; a number of offenders were arrested in stolen vehicles while police were patrolling identified crime hot spots.
December 29, 2017 11:56 AM
Red Deer RCMP arrested 45 people and executed 110 warrants last week during a five-day warrant round-up, clearing a total of 142 charges and laying several new charges when suspects were found to be breaking laws at the time of their arrest.