Prince Albert Police Service News

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 - 9:02am

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 - 11:17am

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 - 6:47am

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 - 11:25am

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 - 1:28pm

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...

Braidy Vermette and Tristen Smith were arrested leaving this home after a fire started.

UPDATE: Accused P.A. murderer arrested as house catches fire

By News Talk Radio Staff April 7, 2016 - 8:42am Updated: April 7, 2016 - 1:56pm

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 Chase Vermette escaped custody in Prince Albert.

Man charged in missing Prince Albert man's murder escapes custody

By paNOW staff, 980 CJME March 31, 2016 - 9:42am Updated: April 1, 2016 - 1:49pm

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 was last seen in June 2015.

2nd person charged in missing Prince Albert man's murder

By paNOW staff March 15, 2016 - 9:54am Updated: March 15, 2016 - 9:54am

A second man has been charged in the death of Troy Napope, who went missing in June 2015.

The RCMP  and the Prince Albert Police Service have charged Skylar Patrick Bird...

Prince Albert police car.

Unlocked truck stolen in Prince Albert with baby inside

By paNOW staff March 14, 2016 - 5:16pm Updated: March 15, 2016 - 6:48am

It was a close call in Prince Albert on Friday when an alleged impaired driver stole a truck with a baby in the back seat.

Prince Albert Police Service said the baby was...

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 - 10:20am

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...

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Man killed in early-morning shooting in Prince Albert

By paNOW staff January 10, 2016 - 10:08am Updated: January 11, 2016 - 7:22am

An early-morning shooting on Saturday could be Prince Albert's first murder of 2016.

Members of the Prince Albert Police Service responded to an apartment in the 1000...