During the week of April 1st – 6th the Slave Lake RCMP received 58 calls to service. Of these, mischief, assault, and traffic occurrences were the most prevalent.
April 3rd, 2020 – Welfare check
The RCMP received a report that a woman was standing on the complainant’s driveway, not dressed for the weather. Members attended and located her.
It turned out the woman had multiple warrants for her arrest and several court-ordered conditions she was to abide by. She was arrested and searched and a knife was found in her possession. She is scheduled to appear in court June 2020.
April 4th, 2020 – Mischief
The RCMP received a report of a car alarm activated in the Thompson Landing parking lot. Members arrived and found the vehicle in question.
A woman exited the vehicle and began to flee the scene. The RCMP pursued the suspect and caught her approximately 300 metres away. She is scheduled to appear in court June 2020.
April 4th, 2020 – Public mischief
The RCMP received a report that a child was kidnapped from the complainant’s residence.
Members attended and entered the residence where the child was found safe and sleeping in his room. The complainant was highly intoxicated and another sober guardian was located in the home sleeping as well. The complainant was warned about making false police reports.
April 5th, 2020 – Public mischief
The RCMP received a report of a man calling 911 approximately 12 times from the detachment area. Members responded and located an intoxicated man attempting to gain entry into the detachment. He was arrested and lodged until sober. Before being released, he was charged and is scheduled to appear in court June 2020.
Public health and isolation orders have been issued across the province under the Public Health Act. There is now a reporting tool the community can utilize to report persons not abiding by the orders issued.
If you believe someone is ill and not self-quarantining, or gatherings of 15 or more are being conducted, please report these concerns to https://ephisahs.microsoftcrmportals.com/create-case/