RCMP Releases & News

Strathcona County RCMP Seeking Assistance In Locating 72-Year-Old male
News Posted On Jun 27, 2019

Strathcona County RCMP Seeking Assistance In Locating 72-Year-Old male

June 27, 2019   Strathcona County RCMP seeking assistance in locating 72-year-old male   Strathcona County, Alta. – Strathcona County RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 72-year-old Robert Edmonstone.  The last confirmed location…

News Posted On Jun 21, 2019

Strathcona County RCMP Warn Residents Of The Distraction Theft Method

Strathcona County, Alta. – Strathcona County RCMP urges residents to be diligent with their personal property as there have been reports of distraction thefts. The scheme can take many forms including someone claiming your tire is flat, your vehicle…

News Posted On Jun 17, 2019

Strathcona County RCMP Warn Residents Of Kijiji Scam

Sherwood Park, Alta. – Strathcona County RCMP warn residents that online scams are more prevalent than ever before and increased vigilance is necessary as scammers continue to find creative ways to victimize trusting people. Within the last week three…

Strathcona County RCMP And Enforcement Services Hold Car Seat Clinic
News Posted On Jun 13, 2019

Strathcona County RCMP And Enforcement Services Hold Car Seat Clinic

Sherwood Park, Alta. – Strathcona County RCMP & Enforcement Services in partnership with Alberta Health Services, Public Health Nurses conducted a car seat check on June 12, 2019 at the Emerald Hills Walmart parking lot from 11 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Throughout…

News Posted On Jun 07, 2019

Strathcona County RCMP Urge Motorists To Move Right

Strathcona County, Alta. – At any given moment, you or a loved one may need the assistance of police, fire or ambulance, yet there has been a noted difference by emergency services departments in the way motorists are reacting to an approaching emergency…

News Posted On Jun 06, 2019

Strathcona County RCMP Reminds Cyclists Of Road Safety And Laws

  Strathcona County RCMP reminds cyclists of road safety and laws Strathcona County, Alta. - As the weather becomes warmer you will see more adults and children riding their bicycles on the roadways. Taking family bicycle rides are a fun way to spend…

News Posted On May 28, 2019

Strathcona County RCMP Participates In Seniors’ Week

Strathcona County, Alta. – Strathcona County RCMP is excited to be a part of the upcoming Seniors’ Week celebrations during the first week of June. Seniors make numerous positive contributions to their families, communities and society every single…

News Posted On May 28, 2019

Strathcona County RCMP Respond To Structure Fire And Firearm Complaint

May 28, 2019   Strathcona County RCMP respond to structure fire and firearm complaint - CORRECTION   Strathcona County, Alta. - The occurrence date on the release should read May 27, 2019 at approximately 6:04 p.m. not May 28, 2019 at previously stated.…

News Posted On May 23, 2019

Strathcona County RCMP Arrest Male During Check Stop

  Strathcona County RCMP arrest male during check stop   Strathcona County, Alta. –  On May 18, 2019 Strathcona County RCMP arrested a male for possession for the purpose of trafficking during a check stop on Baseline Road in Sherwood Park. At approximately…

Summer Safe Driving Tips
News Posted On Apr 05, 2019

Summer Safe Driving Tips

More Canadians die on the roads during the summer months than at any other time of the year. Consumption of alcohol or drugs, driving while fatigued, not wearing seatbelts, poor mechanical fitness of vehicles and aggressive driving are often implicated…

News Posted On Apr 05, 2019

Telemarketing Fraud

"If it sounds too good to be true, then it probably is!" Use of the telephone for the sale of a wide range of services or products can be an effective, legitimate marketing tool for any number of Canadian businesses. However, the legitimacy of well-known…

April Is Distracted Driving Month
News Posted On Apr 01, 2019

April Is Distracted Driving Month

Tips To Help You Focus On The Road Nearly everyone is guilty of some form of distracted driving. In fact, distracted drivers are almost everywhere you look: the cell phone socialite, the in-car iPod DJ, the high-fashion cosmetician, the 3-course meal…

News Posted On Mar 27, 2019

Strathcona County RCMP Warn Residents Of The Prize Scam

Strathcona County, Alta. – Strathcona County RCMP are warning residents of prize scams where residents are receiving phone calls or emails advising they are the winner of a large lottery or sweepstakes. Often with these prize scams the winner is instructed…

News Posted On Mar 27, 2019

Strathcona County RCMP Investigating Robber/Home Invasion

Sherwood Park, Alta. – The Strathcona County RCMP are investigating a robbery/home invasion which occurred on March 26, 2019. Public assistance is being sought in identifying the suspects responsible. At approximately 10:53 p.m. Strathcona County…

News Posted On Mar 22, 2019

Strathcona County RCMP Investigate Fatal Collision

Strathcona County, Alberta – At approximately 3:20 a.m. Strathcona County RCMP responded to a report of a collision between a car and semi-trailer on Highway 14 near Range Road 232 in Sherwood Park, Alta. The car was travelling westbound in the eastbound…

News Posted On Feb 26, 2019

Option 4 Program Information Session

Strathcona County Crime Watch Association is pleased to present an information session on the Option 4 Program Tuesday, March 12th, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. Silver Birch Lodge Auditorium910 Bison Way, Sherwood Park Please RSVP by email to info@strathconacrimewatch.caCoffee…

News Posted On Feb 26, 2019

March Is Fraud Prevention Month

Strathcona County, Alta. – Fraud Prevention Month is an annual public awareness campaign held in March that works to prevent Canadians from becoming victims of fraud by helping them "Recognize it. Report it. Stop it." Thousands of Canadians of all…