Strathcona County RCMP Arrest Fuel Thief

June 18, 2024

Strathcona County RCMP arrest fuel thief

Sherwood Park, Alta.- On June 18, 2024, at 1:56 a.m., Strathcona County RCMP responded to a complaint of a person trespassing at a business located on 15th Street in Edmonton.

Strathcona County RCMP members attended the location and arrested a female who had been stealing gas from a vehicle that has been parked at the business. Charges are pending against a 26-year-old female from Nova Scotia.

This is an excellent example of good community-police partnerships as the business owner in this case had excellent video surveillance which was instrumental in the RCMP being able to locate and identify the suspect which ultimately lead to the arrest of the female.

This incident highlights the importance of collaboration between police and the community in maintaining the safety and security of businesses and individuals in Strathcona County. The Strathcona County RCMP remains committed to working closely with the community to prevent and address criminal activities.

If you have any information on suspicious activity please contact the Strathcona County RCMP Detachment at 780-467-7741 or you can contact crime stoppers at 1-877-222-8477 (TIPS) online at or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.