Estevan Police Service News

Estevan police arrested 42-year-old Troy Ruzicka, a teacher at the Estevan Comprehensive School, on sex charges on March 3, 2017.

Estevan teacher accused of sex crimes released on bail

By 980 CJME March 10, 2017 - 11:06am Updated: March 10, 2017 - 11:06am

An Estevan Comprehensive School teacher accused of sex crimes has been released on bail.

Troy Ruzicka, 42, was arrested on March 3 after police executed various search...

Estevan police arrested a 42-year-old teacher on sex charges on March 3, 2017.

Estevan high school teacher charged with sex offences involving 3 teen girls

By 980 CJME March 6, 2017 - 9:14am Updated: March 6, 2017 - 9:31am

A teacher at Estevan Comprehensive School has been arrested and charged with sex crimes allegedly involving three teenage girls.

Estevan police said the investigation...

Estevan police say they'd like to take vehicles away permanently from repeat drunk drivers.

Estevan police want vehicles taken away permanently for repeat drunk drivers

By Kevin Martel February 14, 2017 - 3:05pm Updated: February 14, 2017 - 3:10pm

To help combat high rates of drunk driving, police in Estevan are looking into permanently seizing vehicles.

Police Chief Paul Ladouceur said it's not uncommon to charge...

An Estevan city employee is being charged with fraud after an investigation led to his arrest on Feb. 7, 2017.

Estevan city employee charged with fraud

By 980 CJME February 9, 2017 - 1:00pm Updated: February 9, 2017 - 1:00pm

A City of Estevan employee is being charged with fraud and theft after an internal investigation.

Estevan police said they arrested and charged a man working for the...

Former Estevan police officer guilty of assault

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

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...

Cocaine, cash seized in Estevan drug bust

By 980 CJME December 15, 2016 - 3:07pm Updated: December 15, 2016 - 3:20pm

The Estevan Police Service is continuing their crackdown on drug activity in the city, making a large bust Wednesday night.

Members of the Estevan Police Service's Drug...

Estevan police took to Twitter to show how bad road conditions and visibility were Monday night and Tuesday morning.

Estevan, southeast Sask. digging out after blizzard

By Lauren Golosky December 6, 2016 - 7:01am Updated: December 6, 2016 - 7:06am

Southeastern Saskatchewan is digging out Tuesday morning after a serious blast of winter.

“We’ve got reports of at least a foot, probably a bit more than a foot in some...

The drug unit conducted a three week investigation in November into two major drug-trafficking groups from B.C. as well as street level traffickers within Estevan.

12 people charged in connection with large drug bust in southeast Sask.

By 980 CJME December 1, 2016 - 4:12pm Updated: December 2, 2016 - 1:47pm

Twelve people - nine men, one woman and three teenage boys - are facing a total of 44 charges, and around $100,000 in cocaine was seized after an investigation by the Estevan...

The railroad crossing at Kensington Avenue in Estevan was blocked following a train collision around 5 a.m. on Nov. 29, 2016.

Update: Trains collide at low speed, cause derailment in Estevan

By 980 CJME November 29, 2016 - 6:35am Updated: November 29, 2016 - 1:51pm

Estevan police confirmed a train derailed in Estevan this morning at the tracks at the crossing at Kensington Avenue.

Canadian Pacific Railway said two trains collided...

Photo of the drugs that were seized on Wednesday night

Estevan police make big drug bust

By Lisa Schick February 14, 2016 - 3:53pm Updated: February 15, 2016 - 8:33am

Thousands of dollars worth of drugs were seized by Estevan police this week, after a bust on Wednesday night. 

A home on the 700 block of 5 Street was raided by police...

Estevan police and RCMP investigate human remains found in Estevan.

Update: Human remains in Estevan identified

By 980 CJME December 22, 2015 - 6:55am Updated: December 24, 2015 - 3:47pm

The bones and clothes found in a valley on the west side of Estevan earlier this week have been identified.

Estevan police confirm an autopsy in Saskatoon on Wednesday...

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Series of serious crashes leave 2 dead, several hurt in Estevan

By Alex Docking October 16, 2015 - 1:26pm Updated: October 18, 2015 - 9:47am

Its been a bad week for serious crashes in Estevan -- and two of them apparently involved alcohol.

The most recent was Wednesday evening. A 53-year-old man died in...