public safety

Ford is under investigation for Bronco Sport gas leaks. US says its remedy doesn’t fix the problem

Ford is under investigation for Bronco Sport gas leaks. US says its remedy doesn’t fix the problem

Apr 12, 2024 | 6:50am
DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government’s auto safety agency has opened an investigation into a Ford recall for gasoline leaks from cracked fuel injectors that can cause engine fires, saying in documents that the remedy doesn’t fix the leaks. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said in documents posted Friday that the probe will “evaluate the adequacy […]
Update: Suspect involved in Monday’s shooting in Estevan taken into custody

Update: Suspect involved in Monday’s shooting in Estevan taken into custody

Apr 9, 2024 | 9:10am
The Estevan Police Service says the suspect involved in an incident Monday night in Estevan has been taken into custody. Police said the suspect was contained in his residence in the 1700-block of Third Street late Monday night. He was still in his home early Tuesday, but the EPS said he was arrested just after […]
Local couple exposes reality of North Battleford’s gang problem

Local couple exposes reality of North Battleford’s gang problem

Apr 9, 2024 | 9:05am
Downtown North Battleford is a “free for all” with gang members “doing whatever they want,” says a local couple who wants to see change. The pair, who own a building that has a business and residential unit, spoke to SaskToday on the condition of anonymity out of fear of retaliation. “Sadly, we see this as a failure […]
SPSA prepares for early and active fire season

SPSA prepares for early and active fire season

Apr 8, 2024 | 2:02pm
Saskatchewan Public Safety Agency provided their update Monday on their spring and summer operational outlook, and the indication is an earlier than usual wildfire season is anticipated. “it’s of no surprise that Saskatchewan received below average precipitation this past winter,” said SPSA President Marlo Pritchard as he provided the risk outlook. He said that at this […]
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 […]
Man arrested for sexual assault in Estevan

Man arrested for sexual assault in Estevan

Mar 28, 2024 | 10:31am
The Estevan Police Service members dealt with reports of sexual assault, dog bite, scam and more on Wednesday. An Estevan man was arrested and charged with sexual assault on March 27. He was released with conditions and a court date in May. Police received a report of a man who was bitten by a dog […]
Investigation into Garnet house fire underway

Investigation into Garnet house fire underway

Mar 27, 2024 | 1:57pm
Just before one o’clock this afternoon, a fire broke out in a home in the 100 block of Garnet Steet. Crews made a quick entry and had the fire under control in five minutes. No one was injured, and fire fighters have since cleared the scene. A fire investigator will be tasked with looking into […]
Four people found dead in Neudorf are from the same family: RCMP

Four people found dead in Neudorf are from the same family: RCMP

Mar 26, 2024 | 2:30pm
There are precious few details coming out of the community of Neudorf, after the discovery of four bodies in a home on Monday. The RCMP say they appear to be a mom and dad, and their two adult children who died. Police are not releasing any more details other than there does not appear to […]
Elite policing units putting a dent in province’s surging crime

Elite policing units putting a dent in province’s surging crime

Mar 25, 2024 | 1:49pm
Amidst a surge in criminal activity across Saskatchewan, specialized law enforcement units are stepping up to tackle the challenge. Consisting of highly-trained officers, the Crime Reduction Team (CRT), Trafficking Response Teams (STRT), and the RCMP Warrant Enforcement and Suppression Team (WEST), have made significant strides to curb the escalating crime rates. “Because of these teams, there […]