Ponoka RCMP

Ponoka RCMP handle suspicious vehicles, thefts and find drugs
Ponoka RCMP handle suspicious vehicles, thefts and find drugs
Ponoka RCMP won’t be ‘discouraged’ from enforcing traffic laws

Ponoka RCMP won’t be ‘discouraged’ from enforcing traffic laws

Sign warning drivers of ‘speed trap’ won’t stop RCMP from doing their jobs

Ponoka RCMP won’t be ‘discouraged’ from enforcing traffic laws
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Car slides off flooded Sunken Bridge

Unknown why driver drove over bridge twice

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Departing officer: Ponoka RCMP detachment commander Staff Sgt. Chris Smiley gives Cpl. Jeff Sehn his sergeant rank epaulets, as Sehn is being promoted to commander of the Redwater RCMP detachment. Sehn has been in Ponoka since 2011 when he joined the Integrated Traffic Unit and was promoted to corporal in 2015. He will be missed, but has committed to returning to help out during the 2021 Ponoka Stampede.                                Photo submitted

Ponoka RCMP officer promoted, moves on to new post

The Ponoka RCMP would like to congratulate Jeff Sehn on his promotion…

  • May 19, 2020
Departing officer: Ponoka RCMP detachment commander Staff Sgt. Chris Smiley gives Cpl. Jeff Sehn his sergeant rank epaulets, as Sehn is being promoted to commander of the Redwater RCMP detachment. Sehn has been in Ponoka since 2011 when he joined the Integrated Traffic Unit and was promoted to corporal in 2015. He will be missed, but has committed to returning to help out during the 2021 Ponoka Stampede.                                Photo submitted
Bentley man driving erratically on Hwy. 2A arrested

Bentley man driving erratically on Hwy. 2A arrested

Ponoka RCMP briefs May 5 to May 11

Bentley man driving erratically on Hwy. 2A arrested
UPDATE: Poster contest extended

UPDATE: Poster contest extended

Kids have one more week to get their entries in

UPDATE: Poster contest extended
Ponoka RCMP make arrest after child threatened with bear spray

Ponoka RCMP make arrest after child threatened with bear spray

Warrant, police dog needed in order to make arrest

Ponoka RCMP make arrest after child threatened with bear spray
Traffic stop leads to arrest of impaired driver

Traffic stop leads to arrest of impaired driver

Ponoka RCMP briefs April 21 to April 27

Traffic stop leads to arrest of impaired driver
Ponoka RCMP arrest male from Rimbey

Ponoka RCMP arrest male from Rimbey

Ponoka RCMP briefs from March 30 to April 6

Ponoka RCMP arrest male from Rimbey
Ponoka RCMP ‘bait’ vehicle stolen

Ponoka RCMP ‘bait’ vehicle stolen

Charges being laid after suspect fell for a trap

Ponoka RCMP ‘bait’ vehicle stolen
Impaired driving, truck theft and other incidents

Impaired driving, truck theft and other incidents

Ponoka RCMP briefs from Feb. 26 to March 2

Impaired driving, truck theft and other incidents
Multiple arrests made following Feb. 22 disturbance, Feb. 28 hold and secure

Multiple arrests made following Feb. 22 disturbance, Feb. 28 hold and secure

The events leading up to the hold and secure at PSC started a week before

Multiple arrests made following Feb. 22 disturbance, Feb. 28 hold and secure
Ponoka RCMP respond to home B&E, drunk driver gives false name
Ponoka RCMP respond to home B&E, drunk driver gives false name
Cst. Grant Belich of the Ponoka RCMP detachment is the veterans liaison, a newly created administrative role. Photo by Emily Jaycox

New Ponoka RCMP constable is now veterans liaison

Initiative will reach out to former RCMP members in the community

Cst. Grant Belich of the Ponoka RCMP detachment is the veterans liaison, a newly created administrative role. Photo by Emily Jaycox
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Door knocker lands in jail

Intoxicated individual now facing charges

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Police forced to euthanize animal

Police forced to euthanize animal

Ponoka RCMP briefs Jan. 21 to 27

Police forced to euthanize animal
The Police Advisory Committee information night on Jan. 20 was well-attended. Photo submitted

Ponoka Police Advisory Committee information night sees good turnout

Information night was held Jan. 20 in town council chambers

The Police Advisory Committee information night on Jan. 20 was well-attended. Photo submitted
Ponoka RCMP on lookout for stolen pickup

Ponoka RCMP on lookout for stolen pickup

The black 2011 Ford F350 King Ranch pickup was stolen from a rural residence

Ponoka RCMP on lookout for stolen pickup
Suspects from Ponoka charged in pawn shop theft

Suspects from Ponoka charged in pawn shop theft

Ponoka RCMP say the two face several charges from Stampede Pawn incident

Suspects from Ponoka charged in pawn shop theft
Ponoka RCMP busy with rural property crime

Ponoka RCMP busy with rural property crime

Last week was a busy one for Ponoka RCMP with several break and enter and theft files

Ponoka RCMP busy with rural property crime