Police Commission member recruitment underway
Edmonton

Police Commission member recruitment underway

Public Service Announcement Police Commission member recruitment underway Edmonton City Council is recruiting for three members to join the 11-member Edmonton Police Commission.The Edmonton Police Commission is committed to making Edmonton a safe and vibrant city today and in the future. It oversees the police service, ensuring professional and ethical policing to the citizens of Edmonton. … Continue reading

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Cop in Tarlac shooting to ‘rot in jail’: Go

By Benjamin Pulta   (Photo courtesy of Police Regional Office-3) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Monday denounced the killing of a mother and son by a police officer in Tarlac as he vowed justice for the victims. “Mariin kong kinokondena ang brutal na pagpatay ng pulis sa mag-inang Sonya at Frank Gregorio sa Paniqui, … Continue reading

40 EPS Members Receive Commissioned Officer Designation
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40 EPS Members Receive Commissioned Officer Designation

News Release 40 EPS Members Receive Commissioned Officer Designation 40 Edmonton Police Service Senior Officers received their Commissioned Officer designation at a ceremony held at the Royal Alberta Museum on Fri., April 17. “Although this honour will not change what you do, it is a prestigious and meaningful recognition of the significance of what you … Continue reading

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Police investigating pedestrian collision on Jasper Avenue

News Release Police investigating pedestrian collision on Jasper Avenue   The Edmonton Police Service is investigating a collision between a pedestrian and a vehicle that occurred last night, Wednesday, July 9, 2014, near 119 Street and Jasper Avenue.   Downtown Division patrol members responded to the reported collision just before 9 p.m. Wednesday evening. Upon … Continue reading

Edmonton police warn public about e-cigarette marijuana use
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Edmonton police warn public about e-cigarette marijuana use

News Release Edmonton police warn public about e-cigarette marijuana use The Edmonton Police Service is cautioning the public regarding a new trend involving the use of electronic cigarettes for marijuana use by youth. The service’s School Resource Officers are encountering increases in the use of marijuana oil by some students, who are using E-cigarettes to … Continue reading

Help for vulnerable Edmontonians creates a safer community
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Help for vulnerable Edmontonians creates a safer community

News Release Help for vulnerable Edmontonians creates a safer community *An initiative better and more efficiently connects vulnerable people with community supports and helps free up police resources. The Edmonton Police Service (EPS) will use proceeds of crime funding from the province to work with community partners to help vulnerable people be more independent, less … Continue reading

Online Crime Reporting celebrates one-year anniversary
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Online Crime Reporting celebrates one-year anniversary

News Release Online Crime Reporting celebrates one-year anniversary Just one year after being released by the Edmonton Police Service, citizens have embraced technology and are using Online Crime Reporting (OCR) to file police reports. Since launching OCR on April 8, 2013, the system has generated 35,324 visits to the website and 2,831 incident reports. “Those … Continue reading

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Police seeking tips, witnesses in shooting

News Release Police seeking tips, witnesses in shooting Downtown Division members are investigating a shooting that occurred on Jan. 1, 2014 at the Ethiopian-Canadian Community Association, located at 105 Avenue and 115 Street. At approximately 5 a.m. police responded to reports of gunshots both inside and outside of the building. Investigations revealed that an argument … Continue reading

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Missing teen found

News Release…………..October 27, 2013 Missing teen located The 13-year-old girl reported missing by her family yesterday was located at a friend’s residence late this morning, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013. She was unharmed and has safely been returned to her family. Thank you to all media for your valuable assistance with these matters. Background: The Edmonton … Continue reading