Saturday , 25 September 2021

Elk Point RCMP suspend front counter services

Front counter services are suspended at the Elk Point RCMP detachment until further notice due to COVID-19.

According to information provided by the detachment, criminal record checks and reporting are still available by appointment to essential sector employees. They must be scheduled ahead of time by calling 780-724-3964 during regular business hours.

The Elk Point RCMP Detachment is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and closed daily from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. for lunch. The detachment is closed on weekends and all statutory holidays.

Other local detachments have stopped offering front-counter services, including Bonnyville, Cold Lake, St. Paul, and Lac La Biche.

In an emergency, you should still call 911.

For general inquiries, call the administrative line at 780-724-3964.

For police services, call 780-724-3829.

About Meredith Kerr

Meredith Kerr moved to St. Paul for a career in journalism and morning radio in 2014 expecting to stay for six months to a year. Since then, she has put down roots in the form of a husband, a mortgage, two babies, and a poorly behaved dog. She continues to work as a reporter until such time as she finishes her book and becomes fabulously wealthy from the royalties. Meredith also serves as a member at large on the St. Paul Library Board and volunteers as a Beaver leader for the 1st St. Paul Scout Group.