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Posted on: May 16, 2020

Slave Lake RCMP Weekly Update – May 3rd to May 9th, 2020

RCMP News Release (Summer)

Slave Lake, AB – During the week of May 3rd – 9th the Slave Lake RCMP received sixty two (62) calls to service.  Of these calls, assaults, false alarms, and suspicious persons were the most prevalent.  The following are a sample of some of these calls:


May 3rd, 2020 - Traffic Violation

While on patrol, the RCMP witnessed a vehicle fail to stop at an intersection while the light was red. A traffic stop was initiated and the driver of the vehicle was issued a violation ticket. During the traffic stop, the Members saw alcohol in plain view and within reach of the driver. Another violation ticket was issued for that offence.


May 8th, 2020 – Trespassing

The RCMP received a report that a male was seen walking on the premises of a school during off school hours. The RCMP attended and located a male consuming alcohol in public. The alcohol was discarded and the male was issued two violation tickets.

May 5th, 2020 - Indecent Act

The RCMP was notified of an indecent act occurring in the South-west quadrant of town. The RCMP attended and located a male on top of a female. The male was arrested and lodged into cells. He was released and compelled to court July 2020.


May 9th, 2020 – Disturbing the Peace

The RCMP received a report of a female going door to door asking for police to be contacted. Members attended and located the female. She requested a drive to the MAT program as she was asked to leave a camper due to her behaviour.


Alberta is now at stage one of the planned Province reopening. Several businesses in town are allowed to open but must take precautions to keep Albertans safe. These precautions, and more information about Alberta’s relaunch strategy can be found online at

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