Family of killed Edmonton police officer issues statement thanking public for support

The families of Police Officers Brett Ryan and Travis Jordan watch flowers at a vigil for Ryan and Jordan on March 17 in Edmonton.Jason Franson Families of two Edmonton police officers was shot earlier this month A statement was issued thanking the public for their support. Const family statement. Brett Ryan and Const. Travis Jordan, … Read more

Family of slain Edmonton officer to receive $100,000 from Heroes Fund, Alberta premier says

Flowers are placed outside Const’s police station. Brett Ryan and Const. Travis Jordan, shot and killed March 17 while on duty in Edmonton.Jason Franson/The Canadian Press Alberta Premier Danielle Smith said the families of two Edmonton police officers who were shot and killed this week will each receive $100,000 from the province’s Heroes Fund. Smith … Read more

Two Edmonton police officers shot dead after responding to domestic dispute

On March 16, 2023, police investigated the scene where two police officers were shot and killed while on duty in Edmonton.Jason Franson/The Canadian Press Two Edmonton police officers were shot and killed early Thursday morning after a domestic dispute. At a news conference later in the morning, Edmonton Police Chief Dale McPhee identified the two … Read more

SIU says police were fatally ambushed in Innisfil, Ont., before gunman shot himself

constant. Devon Northrup (left) and Const. Photo of Morgan Russell handing out at South Simcoe Police Station.canadian media Ontario’s police watchdog said the gunman killed two South Simcoe officers before turning on himself, wearing a bulletproof vest, and ambushing them as they arrived at his Innisfil home. The special investigation unit has concluded its investigation … Read more

Two dead, two injured in latest deadly avalanche in remote British Columbia

Two U.S. businessmen were killed in an avalanche in British Columbia, raising the death toll in a deadly season to five, as forecasters warned of a large and dangerous landslide without the usual signs of danger. Pennsylvania-based Kinsley Construction announced on its website Tuesday that it was “deeply saddened” by the death of brothers Jonathan … Read more

One dead in avalanche near Valemount, B.C.

South of Valemount, British Columbia, not far from the Alberta border, one person was killed over the weekend after an avalanche killed two snowmobile drivers. Avalanche Canada said the snowmobile team was riding at the bottom of a slope called Bowl 3 in the Oasis region when the avalanche struck Saturday. “One person managed to … Read more

Second officer dies in hospital after avalanche near Kaslow, B.C.

A second off-duty police officer who was hit by an avalanche in the British Columbia interior earlier this month has died. The City of Nelson calls it Const. Mathieu Nolet suffered serious internal injuries and died this morning at a hospital in Kelowna. While backcountry skiing near Caslow, British Columbia, officials were swept down a … Read more