drugs

Regina police deploy CEW in arrest of Manitoba man

Regina police deploy CEW in arrest of Manitoba man

Apr 15, 2024 | 8:23am
Regina police have charged a Manitoba man with firearms offences after a chase that began when they saw him jumping out a window. At approximately 5:05 p.m. on April 13, members of the Regina Police Service were in the area of Victoria Avenue and Montreal Street when police observed a male jump out of a […]
P. A. police seize handguns, cocaine, meth, and opioids

P. A. police seize handguns, cocaine, meth, and opioids

Apr 3, 2024 | 9:31am
 Two people were arrested after the Prince Albert Police Service Crime Reduction Team (CRT) and Saskatchewan Trafficking Response Team (STRT) wrapped up a drug trafficking and firearm investigation last week in Prince Albert. On March 29, police executed search warrants in the 2000 block of 15th Avenue East and the R.M. of Buckland and seized […]
Naloxone resistant fentanyl could be circulating in Saskatchewan

Naloxone resistant fentanyl could be circulating in Saskatchewan

Dec 12, 2023 | 8:51pm
The RCMP are warning there is a dangerous strain of fentanyl circulating in Southern Saskatchewan, particularly in the Swift Current and Moose Jaw areas.  The biggest concern is this strain could be resistant to but may be resistant to naloxone, a fast-acting drug used to temporarily reverse the effects of overdoses caused by opioids. Police […]
Swift Current RCMP arrest two people after seizing drugs

Swift Current RCMP arrest two people after seizing drugs

Dec 1, 2023 | 1:52pm
Two people have been arrested and charged after police seized close to 50 grams of drugs at a residence in Swift Current. On November 29, the Swift Current Saskatchewan Trafficking Response Team (STRT) executed a search warrant at a residence in Swift Current as part of a drug trafficking investigation. Officers located and seized 42 […]
Regina Police lay charges after seizing cocaine in drug trafficking investigation

Regina Police lay charges after seizing cocaine in drug trafficking investigation

Nov 9, 2023 | 1:26pm
A 26-year-old has been arrested and is facing drug trafficking charges after an investigation by the Regina Police Service in relation to illegal drug trafficking. On October 31, 2023, police initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle on Broadway Avenue and Wallace Street. A patrol officer approached the vehicle when the driver drove away. The […]
SGI Launching New Impaired Driving Campaign

SGI Launching New Impaired Driving Campaign

Nov 2, 2023 | 2:00pm
With a whole bunch of reasons to celebrate on the horizon, SGI is rolling out a new campaign to make sure people do not drive after drinking, or consuming drugs. The 30-second campaign video and radio ad features two friends heading to a house party. Before they walk in, they stop and visualize how they […]
Regina police warn of dangerous illicit drug

Regina police warn of dangerous illicit drug

Oct 18, 2023 | 4:32pm
Regina police are warning about the presence of Xylazine in the city. A tested substance sold as fentanyl was found to contain both fentanyl and Xylazine, a combination they say presents a heightened risk of overdose and death. Xylazine is a tranquilizer used in veterinary medicine and it’s sedative effects can’t be reversed by naloxone. Police […]
Three People Arrested in Moose Jaw

Three People Arrested in Moose Jaw

Sep 3, 2023 | 3:40pm
Three people in Moose Jaw are facing charges after police uncovered drugs, weapons and cash during a traffic stop, Saturday. According to information from the Moose Jaw Police Service, a car was located in the north west part of the city, and police considered it “suspicious”. Inside police found fentanyl and methamphetamines with a street […]

Raid nets police drugs, weapons and cash

Aug 2, 2023 | 11:48am

Two people are facing numerous charges after the Regina Police Gang Unit uncovered a cache of weapons, illegal drugs and cash. This happened last Saturday, as the police along with the SWAT Team raided a home in the 1900 Block of Winnipeg Street. Police say they recovered two guns, ammunition, more than 28 grams of […]

Regina and Saskatoon see Overdose Outreach Teams extended

Jul 21, 2023 | 11:59am

A pilot program to help people reduce their risk of overdoses has been extended in both Regina and Saskatoon. Overdose Outreach Teams in the communities will continue for another six months to further develop the outreach process and expand the reach of the teams. The teams comprise a mental health and addictions counsellor from the […]