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Media Release - Weekend Update July 20, 2020

Media Release – Weekend Update July 20, 2020

Prince Albert Police officers responded to 318 calls for service between Friday evening and Monday morning. The majority of calls involved disturbances and intoxicated persons. File 2020-26761 – Assault Police on routine patrol made an arrest after spotting a man yelling and throwing garbage at another man exiting a parking lot in the area of 28th Street and Second Avenue West. The driver of the vehicle reported the suspect threw a lit cigarette at him during the altercation. The incident hap ...

Media Release - SET/CRT Investigation

Media Release – SET/CRT Investigation

File 2020-19412 Two people are facing numerous charges after members of the Street Enforcement Team (SET), the Crime Reduction Team (CRT) and the Special Weapons and Tactics Team (SWAT) seized a large quantity of drugs, a loaded handgun and more than $100,000 in cash as part of an investigation Thursday evening. Following a two-month investigation, police executed a search warrant at a residence at Stull Place at approximately 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Inside the residence, police located the following ...

Media Release - Police Investigate Reports of Suspicious Incidents Involving White Van

Media Release – Police Investigate Reports of Suspicious Incidents Involving White Van

The Prince Albert Police Service is aware of concerning posts made over social media this week involving a white van. Police have not received an official report concerning the incident described on social media. In light of these posts, the police service initiated an investigation into possible suspicious activity, which included a check of a white van that was located parked in an alley in the community. Police found no evidence of suspicious activity involving this vehicle. As part of the inv ...

Media Release - Police Appealing to the Public for Information in Jordan Ballantyne Homicide

Media Release – Police Appealing to the Public for Information in Jordan Ballantyne Homicide

File 2018-22388 – Today marks the two-year anniversary of the death of Jordan Ballantyne. Two years ago, on Friday, July 13, 2018, at 9:07 p.m., police and EMS responded to a call of a male person down in a yard near the intersection of 6th Avenue East and 20th Street. This male was identified as Jordan Ballantyne. Jordan Ballantyne’s death has been deemed a homicide and continues to be investigated by the Criminal Investigations Division of the Prince Albert Police Service. Police would like to th ...

Media Release - Police Substation Front Office to Re-open July 7

Media Release – Police Substation Front Office to Re-open July 7

The Prince Albert Police Service would like to inform the public that the front office at the police substation will re-open Tuesday, July 7. The front office at the substation, located at 40-10th Street East will be open to the public each weekday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The front office had been closed since March 16 due to concerns over the COVID-19 virus. Members of the public are asked not to enter the building if they are sick or showing symptoms of COVID-19. The public is al ...

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