Daily Archives: August 28, 2020

Media Release - Weapons Seizure

Media Release – Weapons Seizure

File 2020-32114 – Weapons Seizure Police were called to the 1000 Block of Branion Drive around Noon on Tuesday, August 25 to assist with an eviction at a residence. Upon arrival, members located several improperly stored firearms and a search of the residence was conducted. Upon further investigation, members located three shotguns, two semi-automatic rifles, and one handgun, along with more than 30 loaded magazines, three additional boxes of ammunition and gunpowder. The search also revealed evi ...

Media Release - Request Assistance

Media Release – Request Assistance

Files 2020-32661, 2020-32664 Police are appealing to the public for information about two incidents involving firearms Friday morning. Just after 6 a.m., police were dispatched to the area around 12th Avenue and 16th Street West for a report of gunshots. Approximately one hour later, around 7:20 a.m., police responded to a report of gunshots in the 1100 Block of 18th St. W. One male was located at the scene with a gunshot wound to his leg. Police believe these incidents may be related. Poli ...

Media Release - Police Promote Traffic Safety with Annual STEP Blitz

Media Release – Police Promote Traffic Safety with Annual STEP Blitz

Traffic safety and driver awareness was the goal for officers participating in a Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) initiative hosted by the Prince Albert Police Service this month. Officers from various police agencies across the province and the RCMP participated in the annual STEP blitz between August 19 and 20, checking both private and commercial vehicles to ensure compliance with traffic safety regulations. Over the course of two days, police members were able to meet and talk with near ...