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Media UPDATE - Homicide

Media UPDATE – Homicide

UPDATE - The Prince Albert Police Service can confirm that the name of the deceased in this incident is Madison Rene Bird-Simaganis, age 21. Mr. Bird-Simaganis was pronounced deceased January 10, 2021. Police have identified a suspect in this homicide and are asking for the public’s help in locating 26-year-old Joseph Curtis MADDEN. A warrant has been issued for MADDEN’s arrest on one count of second degree murder. Joseph Curtis MADDEN is also known to go by the name of Curtis and has ties to th ...

Media Release - Aggravated Assault/Drug Investigation/Discharge Firearm

Media Release – Aggravated Assault/Drug Investigation/Discharge Firearm

File 2021-1064 – Aggravated Assault Prince Albert Police are investigating an aggravated assault that took place at a residence in the 1000 Block of Branion Drive early Wednesday morning. Police were called to the residence around 3:30 a.m. for a report of a stabbing. Two people, a man and a woman, were taken to hospital for further care and treatment. One man was arrested at the scene on outstanding warrants. Police continue to investigate. File 2021-993 – Drug Investigation Members of the ...

Media Release - ICRT Investigation File 2020-45766

Media Release – ICRT Investigation File 2020-45766

File 2020-45766 Two men are facing charges following an Investigation by the Integrated Crime Reduction Team (ICRT) earlier this month. Police stopped the two men as they entered the city just after 10 p.m. the evening of December 9. Upon a search of their vehicle, police located just over 86 grams of methamphetamine concealed within the engine compartment. Police also seized more than $500 in Canadian currency, a small amount of American currency and a cell phone. A 50-year-old man is charged wi ...

Media Release - Prince Albert Police Members Recognized for Efforts to Stop Impaired Driving

Media Release – Prince Albert Police Members Recognized for Efforts to Stop Impaired Driving

Cst. Rob Lindsay and Cst. Nicholas Danyliuk of the Prince Albert Police Service were recognized last week with a Van de Vorst Family Award for Excellence in Prevention from MADD Canada for their efforts to arrest and remove impaired drivers from roads in our community. Cst. Lindsay was on hand to accept the award from Karen Anthony-Burns with MADD Prince Albert while Cst. Danyliuk joined the presentation online. The awards are presented in memory of Jordan and Chanda Van de Vorst and the ...

Media Release - CEW Deployment

Media Release – CEW Deployment

File 2020-46202  Just before 9:30 p.m. Saturday night, members were dispatched to a residence in the 700 Block of 28th Street East for a complaint of a disturbance involving an aggressive male who was causing damage to a residence. When police arrived, the man was attempting to fight another man and was assaultive toward a woman in the residence. Officers attempted to calm the man down, but he ignored police commands and began to demonstrate assaultive behaviour toward police members. In response ...

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