Truck rams front of Guardian Drugs in B&E – thieves drive pickup through wall at 3 a.m. Monday to grab safe and drugs

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

Grow op busted near Tofield with street value estimated over $121 grand!

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

Tofield RCMP report: Scary moose hits on highways among routine police calls

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

Sgt. Jim Warren retires; career overview

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

WEB EXCLUSIVE! SGT WARREN RETIRING: LAST DAY FRIDAY, SEPT. 14/12

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

Tofield RCMP deal with impaireds and explosions

On Aug. 31, Tofield RCMP issued a roadside suspension and vehicle seizure to a motorist who failed a breathalizer. RCMP received a report Aug. 31 of a truck theft that had occurred overnight in Tofield. The vehicle was subsequently located… Continue Reading

Here’s what’s in the Sept. 5/12 Tofield Mercury on news stands now:

• Splash Park officially opens in Tofield Fairgrounds. Story and pictures • More stories and photos from Wild Pink Yonder’s visit to Beaver County areas •Ryley mayor and councillor arrested: All for a good cause! • Letters: loss of youth… Continue Reading