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Tag Archives: RCMP

LLB County fires employee after social media comments

A comment on Facebook from last Thursday led to an internal investigation from the County. Beaver Lake Cree Nation responds looking for ways to move forward.  Lac La Biche County announced that their investigation over insensitive Facebook comments has led to a County member being fired. Lac La Biche mayor, …

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LLB businesses upset about increase in criminal activity

Store owners concerned it’s hurting business while feeling there is little done in making complaints.  Lac La Biche and District Chamber of Commerce have noticed an increase in the number of complaints received from local businesses about their concerns surrounding criminal activity in the area. In a letter to the …

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Lac La Biche RCMP charge male for second degree murder

On Aug. 13, 2020 at approximately 3:20 p.m., Lac La Biche RCMP responded to a report of an assault with a weapon in a wooded area near 94 Avenue in Lac La Biche. The male victim succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene. The RCMP Major Crimes Unit assumed carriage of the …

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MLA Garth Rowswell discusses rural crime, RCMP, and firearms

Vermilion-Lloydminster-Wainwright MLA, Garth Rowswell, disagrees with the federal gun prohibition saying it targets law-abiding gun owners. On July 3, Rowswell touched additional issues relating to RCMP and detachment gun ranges and rural crime. ‘Focus on securing our border’ “What the federal government is trying to do is an overreach,” said …

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