Alberta RCMP detachments see spike in homicides in 2015

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

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


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