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Delegation asking for Rocky’s support for keeping RCMP in Alberta

Both the Town of Rocky Mountain House and Clearwater County have been forwarded letters asking for support from multiple municipalities to have Alberta stick with the RCMP for policing services as opposed to creating a provincial force.

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National Police Federation advocates for keeping RCMP in Alberta

Alberta should stay the course with policing by the RCMP in rural areas and smaller municipalities rather than forming its own provincial police force. That was the message Morinville Town Council heard at its Committee of the Whole Meeting Tuesday.

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Municipal District Expresses Support for RCMP

The Municipal District of Pincher Creek continues to show its opposition to replacing the RCMP in Alberta with a provincial police force.

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Commentary: Alberta police force a priority?

When the COVID-19 pandemic is finally over, the provincial government will have a huge job on its hands leading Alberta forward.

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Westlock and Barrhead not interested in provincial police force

he towns of Barrhead and Westlock will add their voices to a growing number of municipalities not in favour of the province forming its own police force.

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Mayor raises questions over costs, benefits of potential provincial police service

Spruce Grove mayor Stuart Houston is happy with the RCMP and wants to see them continue serving the community.

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Statement from Brian Sauvé, President of the National Police Federation, regarding Alberta’s 2021-22 Budget:

Ottawa, ON — Following is a statement from Brian Sauvé, President of the National Police Federation, regarding Alberta’s 2021-22 Budget:

“Today, Alberta Finance Minister Travis Toews delivered the Government of Alberta’s Budget for 2021, highlighting ongoing fiscal challenges due in large part to the global health pandemic.

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NPF launches ‘Keep Alberta RCMP’ campaign

The National Police Federation launched the ‘Keep Alberta RCMP’ campaign recently in response to the province’s Fair Deal Panel looking at replacing the RCMP with a provincial police force.

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Bonnyville council rejects idea of provincial police force

As the Alberta government explores the idea of a provincial police force, Bonnyville town council will write a letter to the Solicitor General saying they are not in favour of this move.

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RCMP wants to remind provincial government of their worth to Albertans

There has been a lot of discussion recently about talks with the Alberta government doing more work in trying to establish a provincial police force and replace The Royal Canadian Mounted Police from law enforcement in Alberta.

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