Ponoka RCMP

Kelowna's crime rate is growing faster than any other city with more than 100,000 people across the country. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)

Ponoka RCMP charge male with fraud offences

On July 18, 2021, Ponoka RCMP entered into an investigation regarding a…

  • Jul 26, 2021

 

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UPDATE: Ponoka RCMP investigate fatal car, train collision

CORRECTION: The location of the collision has been clarified as on Twp.…

 

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Ponoka’s community spirit stays strong during heat wave

Fire department, RCMP, Ponoka Victim Services, FCSS help Ponokians stay cool

 

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Ponoka police pup sired by Jago doing well in training

As the Ponoka RCMP’s canine trainee continues to progress, his handler Cst.…

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Cause of Ponoka garage fire under investigation

The cause of a fire that engulfed a garage on 42 St.…

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Joint agency traffic operation nets impaired driving arrest

Traffic enforcement conducted in Ponoka County, Morningside, Lacombe

  • Jun 25, 2021
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Ponoka RCMP execute search warrant, recover stolen property

On June 11, 2021, Ponoka RCMP received a tip on the possible…

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The lights of several emergency vehicles could be seen near the Sunken Bridge on May 13. (Photo submitted)

2 women in hospital after single-vehicle rollover outside of Ponoka

One of the woman, the passenger, was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries

The lights of several emergency vehicles could be seen near the Sunken Bridge on May 13. (Photo submitted)
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Two peace officer vehicles are seen in front of the Ponoka Hospital and Care Centre at about 3:30 p.m. March 17. By then, the lock down had ended. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka hospital locks down due to alleged threatening phone call

RCMP believe there is no further threat to public safety

Two peace officer vehicles are seen in front of the Ponoka Hospital and Care Centre at about 3:30 p.m. March 17. By then, the lock down had ended. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Two peace officer vehicles are seen in front of the Ponoka Hospital and Care Centre at about 3:30 p.m. March 17. By then, the lock down had ended. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

UPDATE: Lock down initiated at Ponoka hospital due to alleged comment

The Ponoka Hospital and Care Centre went on a lock down for…

Two peace officer vehicles are seen in front of the Ponoka Hospital and Care Centre at about 3:30 p.m. March 17. By then, the lock down had ended. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Ponoka RCMP seized brass knuckles, bear spray and knives seized from stolen truck last week. (File photo by Advocate Staff)

Ponoka RCMP responds to two break and enters

RCMP briefs March 3 to 14

  • Mar 17, 2021
Ponoka RCMP seized brass knuckles, bear spray and knives seized from stolen truck last week. (File photo by Advocate Staff)
Ryan Jake Applegarth of Ponoka, 28, is scheduled to appear at Ponoka Provincial Court on March 12, 2021. (File photo)

Discussions about justice continue as Ponoka murder victims’ court cases proceed

Responses to comments Ponoka Staff Sgt. Chris Smiley made to town council Feb. 9

Ryan Jake Applegarth of Ponoka, 28, is scheduled to appear at Ponoka Provincial Court on March 12, 2021. (File photo)
Staff Sgt. Chris Smiley and Sgt. Erin St-Cyr. (Photo courtesy the Town of Ponoka)
Staff Sgt. Chris Smiley and Sgt. Erin St-Cyr. (Photo courtesy the Town of Ponoka)
RCMP stock image of police badge
RCMP stock image of police badge
Staff Sgt. Chris Smiley and Sgt. Erin St-Cyr. (Photo courtesy the Town of Ponoka)
Staff Sgt. Chris Smiley and Sgt. Erin St-Cyr. (Photo courtesy the Town of Ponoka)
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Ponoka RCMP lay charges following destruction in the 7-Eleven

Two females are facing charges following a late night disturbance complaint on…

  • Feb 12, 2021
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Ponoka RCMP charge male with possession of break-in tools

A male suspect was arrested by the Ponoka RCMP on site after…

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Ponoka RCMP receives new police puppy trainee

The Ponoka RCMP detachment has said goodbye to their police dog trainee…

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Ponoka RCMP respond to several B&E’s

Calls include complaint of a spray painted garage

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