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Media Release - Two Arrested Following Drug Trafficking Investigation by Crime Reduction Team

Media Release – Two Arrested Following Drug Trafficking Investigation by Crime Reduction Team

File 2022-41556 A 32-year-old man and a 28-year-old woman have been arrested following an investigation into drug trafficking by the Prince Albert Police Service’s Crime Reduction Team (CRT). At approximately 1 p.m. on Tuesday, November 1, officers investigating reports of drug trafficking in Prince Albert arrested Colin Shane Patrick Umpherville, 32, in the 600 Block of Marquis Road East for possession for the purpose of trafficking methamphetamine, possession of proceeds of crime, and resisting ar ...

Media Release - Proactive Traffic Safety Initiative Results in Numerous Tickets

Media Release – Proactive Traffic Safety Initiative Results in Numerous Tickets

Members with the Patrol and Combined Traffic Services Section (CTSS) of the Prince Albert Police Service ticketed numerous drivers as part of a proactive traffic safety initiative Saturday evening in the Southwood area of Prince Albert. Officers issued 16 tickets over the course of the evening to drivers in the area, including: Exceed posted speed limit (3) Using a cell phone while behind the wheel (1) Driving without a valid license (4) With a learner’s license driving without a qualifie ...

Media Release - Possession of a Dangerous Weapon

Media Release – Possession of a Dangerous Weapon

File 2022-41515 Just before 2 a.m. Tuesday, officers on patrol initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed that failed to stop at the intersection of 1st Avenue and 28th Street West. Upon further investigation, police located a firearm inside the vehicle. Two men are facing charges of possession of a dangerous weapon, unauthorized possession of a firearm, and being an occupant in a vehicle knowing a firearm was present. Both men are further charged with breach of court c ...

Media UPDATE - Arrest-Robbery File 2022-39400

Media UPDATE – Arrest-Robbery File 2022-39400

UPDATE – A 29-year-old woman is facing charges of robbery with a firearm, possession of a prohibited weapon, and possession of the proceeds of crime in connection with a robbery earlier this month that occurred in the drive-thru at a business in the 800 Block of 15th Street East. Brianne Carolyn Fineday made her first appearance in court Friday morning in Prince Albert. [Information 991213068] [991212883] Fineday was arrested at approximately 11:30 p.m. Thursday in connection with an investigation by m ...

Media Release - Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Collision File 2022-40810

Media Release – Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Collision File 2022-40810

Shortly before 1:30 a.m. Thursday morning, police were dispatched to a report of a motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian near the intersection of 28th Street and 6th Avenue East. Parkland Ambulance also responded to the scene. The pedestrian, a 67-year-old man, was declared deceased at the scene. Officers with the Prince Albert Forensic Identification Section (FIS) and an RCMP Traffic Reconstructionist were called out to assist. Residents in the 400 and 500 Blocks of 28th Street East are ...

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