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Media Release - Vehicle Pursuit

Media Release – Vehicle Pursuit

File 2019-31300  Members of the Prince Albert Police Service were dispatched to a report of a vehicle theft in progress just after 6 p.m. in the 1300 Block of 7th St. E. Wednesday evening. As police attempted a traffic stop on the suspected stolen vehicle, the driver sped off, driving aggressively and attempting to ram several police vehicles. A criminal pursuit ensued, which continued westbound onto Highway 3. The pursuit ended after the suspect vehicle rammed a police car, causing the officer’s ...

Media Release - More than 100 drivers ticketed as new school year gets underway

Media Release – More than 100 drivers ticketed as new school year gets underway

Members of the Prince Albert Police Service issued a total of 115 tickets in school zones in the early part of this month as classes got underway once again. Road safety was the focus as officers conducted a high-visibility traffic enforcement initiative in school zones throughout the city. The majority of tickets issued over the first two weeks of the school year, from Sept. 3 to Sept. 13, were for speeding in school zones, although some drivers were also ticketed for distracted driving, such as usin ...

Media UPDATE - File 2019-28218 - August 27, 2019 Shooting

Media UPDATE – File 2019-28218 – August 27, 2019 Shooting

UPDATE: Charges have been laid against a third person in connection with a shooting on August 27th, 2019, in Prince Albert. Police have charged a 28-year-old male with attempted murder, participation in a criminal organization and various other firearms-related charges [Information 991104598]. The accused will appear in Prince Albert Provincial Court Tuesday, September 17th, 2019. Police continue to investigate and additional charges are anticipated. ...

Media Release - ISET Investigation

Media Release – ISET Investigation

File 2019-30648  Two men are facing drug-related charges following an investigation by members of the Integrated Street Enforcement Team (ISET). Police have charged a 59-year-old man and a 60-year-old man with possession of a controlled substance for the purposes of trafficking and possession of the proceeds of crime after executing a search warrant at a home in the 500 Block of 12th St. E. Friday evening. Upon further investigation, police located more than 1,800 Hydromorphone and Dilaudid pills an ...

Media Release - Weapons Seizure

Media Release – Weapons Seizure

File 2019 – 30497  Police arrested two people and seized a number of weapons following a vehicle stop in the 1000 Block of 15th St. E. Thursday evening, including a modified rifle, ammunition, brass knuckles, small axe, folding knife, bear spray, cell phones, bandanas, a stab-proof vest, and a small quantity of methamphetamine and crack cocaine. Police initiated the traffic stop after spotting a vehicle reported stolen earlier in the evening. Following a brief pursuit, a 22-year-old man and 19-year ...