Prince Albert Police Service News

Body pulled from the North Sask. River in Prince Albert

By paNOW July 31, 2016 - 6:33pm Updated: August 1, 2016 - 12:45pm

A body has been pulled from the North Saskatchewan River in Prince Albert.

Police responded to a call at 9 Sunday morning about someone being in the river.


Prince Albert police seized roughly $75,000 in drugs and drug paraphernalia.

2 charged after police recover $75K of drugs from Prince Albert home

By paNOW staff June 30, 2016 - 9:02am Updated: June 30, 2016 - 9:15am

Two people have been charged after police seized a substantial amount of drugs from a home in Prince Albert.

Members of the integrated street enforcement team searched a...

File photo of methamphetamine seized from a home in Prince Albert.

Prince Albert police look to combat apparent rising use of meth

By paNOW staff June 17, 2016 - 11:17am Updated: June 17, 2016 - 11:30am

Methamphetamine has been a problem in Prince Albert for some time, and an increase in arrests suggests the issue is growing.

“I know people who in the last year have...

A police vehicle was damaged when a suspect truck tried to flee from officers on May 26, 2016.

Stolen truck collides with police car, house in P.A.

By 980 CJME May 27, 2016 - 6:47am Updated: May 27, 2016 - 6:50am

A quick chase in a southeast Prince Albert suburb Thursday ended with a truck crashing into a police cruiser and a house.

Big River RCMP had contacted the Prince Albert...

Weapons seized by police from a home in Prince Albert.

Prince Albert woman armed with hockey stick charged for firearms

By paNOW staff May 3, 2016 - 11:25am Updated: May 3, 2016 - 11:30am

A woman who allegedly tried to break the windows of a Prince Albert home with a hockey stick is facing charges for an arsenal of weapons.

Prince Albert police were...

Braidy Vermette.

2 men charged with helping accused P.A. murderer escape custody

By paNOW staff April 13, 2016 - 1:28pm Updated: April 13, 2016 - 1:30pm

Two men have been arrested and charged in connection to Braidy Vermette's escape from custody last month.

Richard Favel had previously been sought for assisting in the...

A pair of fugitives were caught as they fled a burning home in the rural municipality of Buckland  on Apr. 7, 2015.

Neighbour recounts P.A. murder suspect arrest in burning house

By News Talk Radio Staff April 7, 2016 - 8:42am Updated: April 8, 2016 - 10:42am

A man facing charges of first-degree murder is back behind bars after escaping custody last month.

Braidy Vermette escaped from custody on March 30 as two corrections...

Braidy C. Vermette is shown in a police handout photo from March 30, 2016

Masked men with weapons help accused murderer escape custody: RCMP

By paNOW staff, 980 CJME March 31, 2016 - 9:43am Updated: March 31, 2016 - 2:25pm

An accused murderer with ties to a Prince Albert street gang is on the run and considered armed and dangerous.

In an escape that sounds like a Hollywood scene, Braidy...

Troy Napope.

Prince Albert-area landowners asked to check property for body of murder victim

By paNOW staff February 12, 2016 - 10:20am Updated: February 12, 2016 - 10:30am

Police services in and around Prince Albert are asking for the public's help to find the remains of a missing man.

Troy Napope, 23, was last seen May 28, 2015 at a party...