28 February 2018

Town Hall Meeting Tonight in Bon Accord


Hello Everyone,

                 So ther is a Town Hall Meeting at Lilian Schick School in Bon Accord, it will be held in the gym at 7pm, If this was posted prior, my apologies for a repeat. I hope to see you all there for questions, discussion and your concerns about crime in the communities.

Thank You

26 February 2018

The Missing Youth

Good Morning Everyone,

         Recieved the update on the missing Youths from the Morinville News,

Police reported earlier today that they were found. 

Story was updated with that info.  

Thank you

25 February 2018

Missing Youth

Hello Everyone,

        I have found a piece in the Morinville News from the RCMP,  of missing youth, l hope that everyone is able to download, but if you cannot it is in the Morinville News. That you can download or may have the Newspaper already, let;s keep our eyes and ears open to find these girls and one male.

Bonny Swart
SRCWA, President

21 February 2018


 Sturgeon Rural Crime Watch Association
Annual General Meeting

Date: March 13, 2018
Location: RENDEZ-VOUS CENTRE in Morinville, Alberta
(The Morinville Rendez-Vous Centre is located at 9913 104 Street, across from the arena)

Coffee and registration: 6:30 – 7:00 P.M.
Guest Speakers: 7:00 P.M.
AGM: 7:30 P.M.

To register and for further information:
Bonny Swart, President

Crime Prevention is Everyone’s Responsibility!

Sturgeon Rural Crime Watch Association
Box 3194
Morinville Alberta

B & E at Jurassic Forest Theme Park

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Morinville RCMP Investigate B & E at Liquor Store

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Morinville RCMP seek 2 people in attemted Frauds

January 21, 2018
Morinville RCMP Seek Identity of Two Persons in Attempted Frauds
Morinville, Alberta – Morinville RCMP are investigating two attempted frauds at the Husky and Shell gas stations in the Town of Morinville that occurred on the evening of February 13, 2018.  A male and female entered the Shell and Husky gas station convenience stores and attempted to purchase a large number of lotto tickets and gift cards.
The male and female made a number of unsuccessful attempts with credit cards at each store to purchase lotto tickets, and gift cards.
The male and female were seen leaving the Shell gas station in a white mini van.  No license plate was obtained.
Morinville RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the two individuals. 
Male Suspect: Caucasian male, brown styled hair, heavier build, wearing a black winter jacket with distinct white accents.
Female Suspect: Caucasian female, brown hair styled in a braid, heavier build, wearing blue jeans, black winter jacket with fur trim and carrying a light blue coloured purse.
Crime reduction is a priority for the Alberta RCMP. Targeting repeat offenders and crime trends will reward.

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18 February 2018

Signed Agreement between RCMP and Provinical Rural Crime Watch Association

RCMP and Alberta Rural Crime Watch sign agreement- check out this link

NEW Post on behalf of Athabasca RCMP

Hello Everyone

               If you asking WHY do we recieve these Posts from Athabasca RCMP, its to have our eyes on if or when they decide to come south to dispose of the items. So lets help out our neighbours from the north and report it if you see anything.

Thank you
SRCWA, President

Fan out on behalf of Athabasca RCMP

For Immediate Release:

Feb. 15, 2018
Athabasca RCMP arrest male with firearm after theft of ATV
Calling Lake, Alberta – On Feb. 12, 2018 at approximately 4:20 p.m., Athabasca RCMP located a male riding a stolen ATV from a previous break and enter that was reported in Calling Lake.
The driver attempted to flee on the ATV but got stuck in a snowbank. Police identified the driver as he fled into a field carrying what looked to be a firearm.  
Members along with the Emergency Response Team - Edmonton (ERT) and Police Dog Services (PDS) assisted in the search for the male who was not immediately located. He was taken into police custody the next day without incident. Police seized a loaded .22 calibre rifle.
Joel Houle-Auger, a 27-year-old from Calling Lake:
·         Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
·         Pointing a firearm
·         Resist Arrest
·         Flight from police
·         Possess weapon while unauthorized (x2)
·         Break and enter (x3)
·         Mischief (x4)
·         Possession of Stolen property under $5000 (x5)

He was remanded into custody after a hearing and will be appearing in Edson Provincial Court on Feb. 20, 2018 via CCTV.

As this matter is now before the courts no further information is available.

14 February 2018

New Post

Good Morning Everyone,

           New Post and Please Keep your eyes and ears open, discription is added, along with 2 attachments.

Thank you,
SRCWA, President

For Immediate Release
February 13, 2018
Morinville RCMP Investigate Theft of Gas
Morinville, Alberta –  On February 9, 2018 Morinville RCMP responded to a complaint of a theft of gasoline from a residence in Cardiff that occurred February 8, 2018 between 7AM and 7:30AM.  Surveillance video shows a male suspect coming up to a residence and taking a jerry can of gas.  A possible suspect vehicle was also seen on surveillance video.  This was the second reported incident of theft of gas from the same residence within a week.

The suspect is described as:
·         Male;
·         Thin build;
·         Wearing dark jacket and pants;
·         Red hoodie pulled up over his head; and
·         Dark brimmed ball cap.

The vehicle is described as:
·         Dark green or black;
·         Early 2000s Ford;

The previous incident of theft occurred on February 1, 2018.  In that incident, two suspects stole 4 jerry cans diesel of fuel from the back of truck parked at a residence in Cardiff.  Surveillance video was obtained. 

The two suspects are described as:
·         Male;
·         Wearing lighter coloured clothing

The vehicle is described as:
·         dark colour
·         quad cab
·         possibly Chevrolet model
·         aftermarket rims

The Alberta RCMP Crime Reduction Strategy is a targeted, evidence based approach to policing. This model enables police to identify repeat offenders, conduct targeted enforcement initiatives and to address the root cause of a crime

If you have any information about this collision, please contact the Morinville RCMP at 780-939-4520.  If you wish to remain anonymous you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by internet at www.tipsubmit.com  You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward.


13 February 2018

Family Day, February 19th in Morinville

Good Morning Everyone,                                                                            February 13, 2018

               So with this Post we SRCWA  are doing something to change it up on our website to allow our members know about our Events or Events coming up, our meetings, which will give our members to come out and have the opportunity to volunteer at some of the Events, like the Candy Cane Check, Parades these are some of the activities we are involved in, so watch out the different boards as l feel will be a great part on recieving more news, information and we will continue our posts to inform you as always from the RCMP
      So now l would like to see more of YOU, to hear from you more as this will be a spot were you can share your ideas, comments, concerns and if you are able to join us at some of the events, l felt it was very important to be more engaged with our members and hope that with our members spread the news to your neighbours, so that being said, l am looking for 3 volunteers to help me on Family Day in Morinville, please let me know if you can help out, If this is not for you l get it and l understand too. Plus if you are driving around the county we are asking that you take picture with the area you were, we would use these pictures to post on our website and use as our back splash too. You need to send your pictures to the website and there we will post, thank you.

Also Wednesday February 28th Bon Accord will be hosting a Town Hall Meeting at Lillian Schick School at 7pm in the gym, l hope to see you all there to share your questions, concerns, we should have a great turnout. We need to show that we can be more of a deterrent towards the crime that have been going on and still active, so l hope that l can help in anyway, as most who know me and know how passionate l am to work hard on trying to have crime become less in our communities and beyond the county, but with your help too.

So Please let me know if you can or cannot attend or volunteer for the Family Day Event, l'd really appreicate on hearing back on your response.

Thank you,
Bonny Swart
SRCWA, President