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One dead after single vehicle collision on Stoney First Nation

One man is dead after a single vehicle collision on the Stoney First Nation.

At approximately 8:15 p.m. on March 24, 2017, Cochrane RCMP responded to a single vehicle collision involving a van at Eagle Hill Road and Highway 1A. 77 more words

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ASIRT clears RCMP officer who made 'split-second decision' in Red Deer shooting

The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team says a Red Deer RCMP officer faced “a split-second decision” to use lethal force or risk serious injury or death when he fired his weapon at a man in an apartment building last year. 292 more words

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Red Deer RCMP charge non-profit employee with fraud over alleged $100,000 theft

A Red Deer man faces fraud charges after allegedly stealing more than $100,000 from a non-profit Christian motorcycle group.

The 53-year-old, who was a former office administrator for the Red Deer chapter of the Christian Motorcyclists Association of Canada between September 2013 and June 2015, is alleged to have used fraudulent e-transfers, forged cheques and misused the club’s credit card. 109 more words

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Man sentenced in Christmas Eve robbery where police say thief wore Santa costume

STETTLER — An Alberta man has been sentenced to more than three years in custody for a Christmas Eve jewelry store robbery where police say the thief was dressed as Santa Claus. 97 more words

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One dead after vehicle leaves the highway, smashes into stationary rail car

One man is dead after an SUV hit a stationary rail car Thursday near Fort Saskatchewan, police said.

Fort Saskatchewan RCMP spokesperson Const. Suzanne Ahlstrom said in a news release that Mounties were called to a collision on Highway 15 near 125 Street around 11:30 a.m. 56 more words

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Mountie mystique marches on in University of Alberta library exhibit

Few police forces have a brand as iconic as that of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

The image of the stoic man keeping the peace in his distinctive red coat became a national symbol and international commodity. 585 more words

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St. Paul RCMP seek three suspects after vehicle rammed, shot fired in Goodfish Lake

Mounties were looking for three suspects after a vehicle was rammed off the road, a shot was fired and a person was beaten in Goodfish Lake on March 11. 334 more words

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