The RCMP worked in overdrive throughout 2015 as a result of a spike in homicides that occurred within its 112 RCMP detachment jurisdictions throughout Alberta last year. In 2015, investigators responded to 65 homicides compared to 36 in 2014. This… Continue Reading
It hasn’t been a good week for Tofield pharmacy owners Darren and Gaylene Erickson.
As part of our story in the August 18 edition of the Tofield Mercury, video surveillance footage has now been released. In the first video (above), you can see a pickup truck pull up. One of the suspects is seen… Continue Reading
The front right side of Guardian Drugs in Tofield was smashed in by a truck carrying thieves intent on stealing in an early morning smash and grab. Owner Darren Erickson was left with a mess to clean up inside and… Continue Reading
RCMP standoff site 10:30 am, Jan. 7/14 Media still everywhere. RCMP securing the area.
Tofield, Alberta – On August 15, 2013 the ALERT Green Team North and members of the Tofield RCMP, conducted a Controlled Drugs & Substances Act search warrant on a rural property north of Lindbrook, Ab (Approx 10 km North/West of… Continue Reading
Nov. 10: Police attended a neighbour dispute in Holden. There had been some long standing issues and both parties were spoken to and the matter was resolved. Nov. 10: Police were called to assist the ambulance in Ryley dealing… Continue Reading
The community is used to seeing his face in the performance of his duty and volunteering for worthy causes. But the official service is done as of last Friday for Tofield Detachment Commander Sgt. Jim Warren, who took his retirement… Continue Reading
Sgt. Jim Warren, joint commander for Tofield and Viking RCMP detachments, has announced his retirement as of Friday, Sept. 14 after serving the Tofield area for over 17 years. Warren, who has been a police officer for over 40 years,… Continue Reading