Estevan police

Weyburn, Estevan provided with Municipal Police Grants

Dec 6, 2022 | 3:24pm

The Saskatchewan government is providing more than one-million dollars to support policing initiatives in Estevan and Weyburn in the latest rollouts of the municipal police grants program. Weyburn is to get $405,000 to fund two existing police positions in the community, and one new position in traffic services. “”This investment will not only strengthen the […]

Tension leads to arrest of man in Energy City

Nov 4, 2022 | 11:18am

A tense scene in downtown Estevan earlier this morning. Residents were asked to stay away from Fourth and Fifth Streets. The alleged incident took place inside a building in the 1200 block of Fourth Street at about 8 a.m. A report said one man threatened another with a weapon. One man ended up being arrested […]

Estevan Police Service inquiry finds ‘lack and trust’ with police service

Oct 6, 2022 | 2:18pm

The Saskatchewan Police Commission has released the results of their investigation into workplace concerns within the Estevan Police Service. The inquiry, initiated in June 2021, consisted of fact-finding interviews focused on workplace culture, health and well-being support for police officers; the role and responsibilities of the Chief of Police and the Estevan Board of Police […]

Estevan gets new police chief

Aug 11, 2021 | 5:27pm

The City of Estevan has a new police chief. Richard Lowen, who had been a Superintendent with the Winnipeg Police Service, will be taking over starting September 20 “This is the most important leadership role within the Estevan Police Force and the Board of Police Commissioners is delighted to have attracted broad interest from top […]

Estevan Police the subject of Sask. Police Commission inquiry

Jul 8, 2021 | 9:48am

The Saskatchewan Police Commission is conducting an inquiry over workplace concerns at the Estevan Police Service. The inquiry will consist of fact-finding interviews focused on workplace culture, health and well-being supports for police officers, the role and responsibilities of the Police Chief and the Board of Police Commissioners in Estevan, and what impact all of […]

Vehicles and yards damaged in Estevan after a series of collisions

Apr 18, 2021 | 11:12am

Two people are in custody after a series of collisions in Estevan just after midnight Sunday. Police in the city say six parked vehicles were hit and four yards were damaged on the 600 block of Eva Street There were no injuries. The male driver is facing a number of charges including impaired driving and […]

Estevan’s police chief stepping down

Apr 9, 2021 | 12:23pm

Estevan’s police chief is stepping down. Paul Ladouceur. who has had the job since 2014, has handed in his resignation so that he can “pursue other opportunities”. His last day will be April 16. Until a replacement is found, Sergeant Warren Morrical will serve as acting chief.    

Estevan Police investigating death of woman who was in custody of Kamsack RCMP

Dec 7, 2020 | 8:49am

Estevan Police have been asked to conduct an investigation into the death of a 44-year-old woman, who was in the custody of Kamsack RCMP. The woman was arrested by RCMP at a residence on the Cote First Nation Saturday afternoon. Around 9:30 a.m. yesterday morning an ambulance was called to the Kamsack detachment after the […]

Estevan police, ICE Unit arrest 20-year-old Estevan man on child pornography charges

Oct 23, 2020 | 10:12am

A 20-year-old man from Estevan is facing child pornography charges after a search warrant was conducted on Thursday, October 22. The investigation began in September 2020 after complaints were received that the individual was sharing child pornography through a social media app. Members of the Saskatchewan ICE Unit and Estevan Police Service executed the search […]

Estevan Fire, Police respond to possible explosion in city’s southeast

Apr 6, 2020 | 11:32am

There are reports of a possible explosion at a business in Estevan. Estevan Police and Fire attended the scene at about 10 o’clock Monday morning  just south of 4th street in the southeast corner of Estevan. At last report, the business is still on fire. Some residents who live near the business say the walls […]