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Pierceland RCMP answered a firearms complaint at a home in Big Island First Nation around 5 a.m. on Jan. 18, 2017.

Charges laid after multiple arrests in Big Island incident

By paNOW staff January 19, 2017 - 4:06pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 4:06pm

Two men are facing charges after Pierceland RCMP took 15 people into custody following an incident on Big Island Lake Cree Nation Wednesday.

Police answered a firearms...

Daniel Forest has been charged with 2nd-degree murder in the Jan. 11 death of a 45-year-old man in Saskatoon.

Man charged with murder after turning himself in to Saskatoon police

By 650 CKOM January 16, 2017 - 9:10am Updated: January 16, 2017 - 10:17am

A 27-year-old man wanted by Saskatoon police for questioning in an alleged murder has been charged.   Officers are investigating the death of 45-year-old Rodney Wailing, who...

Const. Trenton Dament was given a one-year driving ban and a $1,000 fine on Jan. 11, 2017 after pleading guilty to drunk driving.

Saskatoon cop pleads guilty to drunk driving

By 650 CKOM January 13, 2017 - 12:59pm Updated: January 13, 2017 - 12:59pm

A Saskatoon police officer has pleaded guilty to drunk driving.   Const. Trenton Dament was sentenced Jan. 11 after entering his plea earlier this month.

He was...

A blue 2005 Honda Odyssey, similar to the one pictured here, that was reported stolen in Saskatoon has since racked up parking tickets and been involved in an alleged theft.

Saskatoon family fuming as stolen van racks up charges

By 650 CKOM January 11, 2017 - 7:20am Updated: January 11, 2017 - 7:20am

A Saskatoon mom is dealing with tickets months after reporting her family minivan stolen.   Medbh English said her blue Honda Odyssey van was stolen in October 2016 from the...

Inspectors Jonathan Bergen and Donovan Fisher explain the cutting agents found along with the cocaine.

P.A. Police seized 11 kg of cocaine from unoccupied apartment

By paNOW January 10, 2017 - 8:37am Updated: January 10, 2017 - 8:58am

Prince Albert police and RCMP released more details on the largest single cocaine seizure in the city’s history.

Inspector Jonathan Bergen, head of Prince Albert Police’...

31-year-old Donovan Misponas was arrested Monday night after allegedly escaping from Pinehouse RCMP over the weekend.

RCMP report escaped man found in La Ronge

By 650 CKOM January 10, 2017 - 7:35am Updated: January 10, 2017 - 7:36am

A 31-year-old man is back in custody after reportedly escaping from Pinehouse RCMP over the weekend.

Donovan Misponas was first arrested Saturday on assault charges....

RCMP reported Sunday that Donovan Misponas, 31, escaped from custody when he was taken to a medical clinic in Pinehouse. He is wanted on several charges, including two counts of assault.

Sask. RCMP search for escaped suspect

By paNOW staff January 9, 2017 - 7:51am Updated: January 10, 2017 - 7:39am

Pinehouse RCMP are still searching for a man who escaped custody over the weekend.  

Donovan Misponas was arrested Saturday for what police called violence-related...

Police reported that they used a taser on a suspect Tuesday night.

Police taser man trying to cut himself

By 650 CKOM January 4, 2017 - 7:34am Updated: January 4, 2017 - 7:34am

Saskatoon police used a taser during a late-night call on Tuesday.   Officers were sent to the Evergreen neighbourhood around 11 p.m. following reports of a man trying to hurt...

RCMP were called early Jan. 2 to reports of a man with a gun on the Montreal Lake Cree Nation

Police investigate shooting on Montreal Lake Cree Nation

By paNOW January 3, 2017 - 8:52am Updated: January 3, 2017 - 8:52am

At least one person suffered a gunshot wound after an incident on a Saskatchewan First Nation Monday.

RCMP went to Montreal Lake Cree Nation early Monday morning ...

Former Estevan police officer guilty of assault

By Lisa Schick December 29, 2016 - 10:04pm Updated: December 29, 2016 - 10:15pm

A former Estevan police officer has been found guilty of assaulting a man in handcuffs.

Court documents say the incident happened in May last year at a Boston Pizza in...

Saskatoon Police Chief Clive Weighill told 650 CKOM on Dec. 20, 2016 meth addictions have led to higher rates of property crime in the city.

Year in Review: Saskatoon Police Chief Weighill sees meth addiction as top crime problem

By 650 CKOM December 27, 2016 - 5:19pm Updated: December 28, 2016 - 4:24am

Saskatoon's police chief says rising meth addictions is leading to an increase in property crime.   Chief Clive Weighill made the comments in a year-end interview with 650 CKOM...

Regina police chief Evan Bray sees 2017 as an opportunity to reduce crime

By Sarah Mills December 27, 2016 - 8:08am Updated: December 27, 2016 - 8:15am

Regina's new police chief is excited for what 2017 will bring.   Evan Bray was selected to succeed the retiring Troy Hagen in Oct. 2016.   While the recent rise in crime is a...