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Saskatchewan promises money for Mounties if RCMP can recruit officers

Saskatchewan promises money for Mounties if RCMP can recruit officers

Apr 21, 2024 | 10:32am
Saskatchewan and the RCMP have inked a deal that would see the province fund hundreds more officers if Mounties can recruit to fill those positions. The new commitment will be a game-changer, said Assistant Commissioner Rhonda Blackmore, the commanding officer for Saskatchewan’s RCMP. The force has long been understaffed and at the beginning of this […]
Police investigating bear spray incident at powwow

Police investigating bear spray incident at powwow

Apr 21, 2024 | 8:03am
A Bear Spray incident during the First Nations University of Canada Spring Celebration Powwow has police investigating the incident. It was on Saturday at 9:35 p.m. that police were dispatched to the Brandt Center for a report of a weapons offence where people were assaulted with bear spray. Police arrived as people were leaving the […]
Fire leaves people in 22 suites displaced

Fire leaves people in 22 suites displaced

Apr 21, 2024 | 8:02am
A fire early Saturday morning has left people in 22 units displaced. Shortly at 3:00 a.m., crews were called to a fire in a multi-family occupancy on the 1100 Block of Wascana Street. Regina Fire reports no injuries; however, due to fire, smoke, and water damage, occupants in 22 suites in multiple buildings were displaced, […]
Police to search Saskatoon landfill for woman missing since 2020

Police to search Saskatoon landfill for woman missing since 2020

Apr 20, 2024 | 9:56am
Saskatoon police are planning to search the city’s landfill for a woman who has been missing for more than three years. Mackenzie Lee Trottier was 22 when she last seen in December 2020. “I must stress that Mackenzie is still considered a missing person and will be until we have direct information otherwise,” Deputy Chief Cam […]
Inmate found dead at Regina Correctional Centre

Inmate found dead at Regina Correctional Centre

Apr 17, 2024 | 5:31pm
A 36-year-old inmate was found dead earlier this week at the Regina Correctional Centre. The inmate was found unresponsive in a living unit at RCC at 9:20 a.m. on Tuesday. Corrections staff initiated life-saving measures and called EMS. EMS attended, and he was declared deceased at approximately 10:00 a.m. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police and […]
Man arrested following break-and-enter of business on Victoria Avenue

Man arrested following break-and-enter of business on Victoria Avenue

Apr 17, 2024 | 2:22pm
A 34-year-old was arrested following a business break-and-enter in the 400 block of Victoria Avenue East. Early Wednesday morning, police received a call where the caller said they had been alerted via security footage that the suspect had smashed a glass storefront and made off with various pieces of merchandise. Officers responded, viewed the footage […]
ICE unit charges Melville man with child exploitation offence

ICE unit charges Melville man with child exploitation offence

Apr 14, 2024 | 9:14am
The Saskatchewan Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit has charged a Melville man with a child exploitation offence. Members of the ICE Unit began an online investigation into child exploitation in March of 2024 and subsequently executed a search warrant at a home in Melville on April 11, 2024. As a result of the police investigation, […]
Three arrested following four convenience store robberies

Three arrested following four convenience store robberies

Apr 13, 2024 | 9:38am
Three people have been arrested following four convenience store robberies dating back to December 2022. It was back on December 10, 2022, that police were dispatched to the first robbery, which occurred at a convenience store on the 200 block of Winnipeg Street. A man with a knife entered, demanded money and took merchandise, then […]
Women who fled in stolen vehicle from Moose Jaw police now facing drug charges

Women who fled in stolen vehicle from Moose Jaw police now facing drug charges

Apr 11, 2024 | 3:08pm
Moose Jaw police have arrested a 29-year-old woman following an evasive encounter on April 7th. According to the Moose Jaw Police Service, the woman initially fled from police in a stolen vehicle, prompting a pursuit and was later arrested. A search warrant was then executed at a downtown establishment on April 9th. During the warrant, […]
Regina Police launch arson investigation into fire at Cornwall Centre

Regina Police launch arson investigation into fire at Cornwall Centre

Apr 11, 2024 | 1:28pm
The fire that damaged The Bay at the Cornwall Centre has the Regina Police Service investigating after it was found to have been deliberately set. The fire was ignited in a clothing rack near one of the store’s exits. Firefighters responded to the blaze Wednesday afternoon. No one was injured, however, significant smoke and water […]