Ponoka RCMP

Nanaimo RCMP say a firearm allegedly used in a shooting Monday, Aug. 2, has been found and a suspect charged with attempted murder remains in custody. 
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Baseball bat, machete-wielding suspects attempt to nab Ponoka dog

RCMP investigate armed robbery

  • Aug 4, 2022

 

Anyone with information about unsolved crimes in Nanaimo is asked to call the Nanaimo RCMP's non-emergency line at 250-754-2345. (News Bulletin file photo)

Ponoka homeowner catches thieves in the act

RCMP arrest and charge male with break and enter

  • Aug 4, 2022

 

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Ponoka RCMP arrest male for weapon offences

Ponoka RCMP have arrested and charged a male with weapons offences after…

  • Aug 4, 2022

 

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Ponoka RCMP’s calls for service up during 2022 Stampede, less prisoners in cells

2022 Ponoka Stampede brings fairly typical influx of calls

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Ponoka RCMP seek assistance in locating missing female

Ponoka RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 19-year-old Kailey Poteet,…

  • May 31, 2022
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Three assailants attack victims outside Ponoka home

Randy Kale Potts of Maskwacis arrested, RCMP seeking other suspects

  • May 25, 2022
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Central Alberta RCMP seize shotgun and drugs

Ponoka RCMP respond to a report of a suspicious person

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Ponoka RCMP discuss priorities at town hall

In-person public engagement event was held April 4

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Ponoka RCMP lay charges of assault with a weapon

NOTE: This story has been updated from the original to reflect corrections…

  • Mar 16, 2022
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the imitation firearm recovered from the incident scene. (RCMP photo)

Investigation continues into Ponoka shooting

On Feb. 10, the Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) was directed…

  • Feb 14, 2022
the imitation firearm recovered from the incident scene. (RCMP photo)
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Ponoka RCMP says 2021 crime stats ‘mirror’ of 2020

Detachment commander Staff Sgt. Chris Smiley gives lowdown on year-end stats

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Ponoka RCMP taking part in ‘Operation Cold Start’ to help prevent vehicle theft

Members will be out speaking to drivers, leaving information pamphlets

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Nanaimo RCMP are investigating a reported assault Monday, Jan. 17, at a McDonald's in Nanaimo. (News Bulletin file photo)

Ponoka RCMP lay charges after serious assault

Four suspects charged in assault of 41-year-old female

  • Jan 21, 2022
Nanaimo RCMP are investigating a reported assault Monday, Jan. 17, at a McDonald's in Nanaimo. (News Bulletin file photo)
B.C. RCMP say a driver, with three times the legal blood-alcohol limit, is facing charges after an incident near Lantzville Jan. 11. (Black Press file)

UPDATE: Wanted Ponoka man was found in an attic

Ponoka RCMP release details on how Jayson Bixby was apprehended

  • Jan 6, 2022
B.C. RCMP say a driver, with three times the legal blood-alcohol limit, is facing charges after an incident near Lantzville Jan. 11. (Black Press file)
Vernon North Okanagan RCMP. (Morning Star file photo)

Ponoka RCMP arrest two after break and enter

On Dec. 26, 2021, Ponoka RCMP received a complaint of an alarm…

  • Jan 5, 2022
Vernon North Okanagan RCMP. (Morning Star file photo)
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Ponoka RCMP: Never leave a running vehicle unattended

Thefts of vehicles tend to rise during cold weather

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A car on fire south of 46 St., Ponoka. Nov. 3. (Photo submitted)

Ponoka RCMP seeking video footage of vehicle theft, arson

Ponoka RCMP confirmed in a release that the vehicle that was found…

A car on fire south of 46 St., Ponoka. Nov. 3. (Photo submitted)
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Plane flips over at Ponoka Airport mid-take off

Incident comes after separate plane crash near Lacombe last weekend

  • Oct 15, 2021
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