Saskatoon Police News

Saskatoon police tasered a 44-year-old suspect who was allegedly threatening to stab himself in the throat with a needle and scissors.

Saskatoon police taser shoplifting suspect

By 650 CKOM May 24, 2017 - 1:33pm Updated: May 24, 2017 - 1:45pm

Saskatoon police say officers used a taser to subdue a suspect who was threatening to hurt himself.   Police reported a man was spotted shoplifting  at the Robb's No Frills...

The "Red Star Dancer", created by Lionel Peyachew, is based on a 19-year-old Indigenous woman who was killed in 2005.

Monument to MMIW unveiled at Saskatoon police HQ

By Chris Vandenbreekel May 5, 2017 - 5:41pm Updated: May 5, 2017 - 5:45pm

A bronze woman dancing on a blue cloud with silver eagle wings is now looking down on those who walk by Saskatoon police headquarters.

The "Red Star Dancer" monument to...

Police investigating reports of shots fired

By 650 CKOM April 30, 2017 - 6:58pm Updated: April 30, 2017 - 7:00pm

Police are investigating reports of shots fired in Saskatoon.   Around 3:30 p.m. Sunday, a witness said they saw a man with a gun being chased by two men in the 2200 block of...

Uniformed police officers didn't arrive at the main protest point until 6:15 p.m. on April 27, 2017 as protesters blocked traffic.

Saskatoon police reviewing premier's dinner protest response

By Chris Vandenbreekel April 28, 2017 - 1:44pm Updated: April 28, 2017 - 5:04pm

Saskatoon police say they are reviewing their response to a protest outside Prairieland Park Thursday evening.  

Demonstrators from different unions and community groups...

Former Saskatoon police chief Dave Scott says new evidence could exonerate officers in the 1990 death of Neil Stonechild.

Former police chief says RCMP botched Stonechild case

By 650 CKOM April 19, 2017 - 7:04am Updated: April 19, 2017 - 7:44am

Saskatoon's former police chief is calling on the provincial and federal governments to re-open the Neil Stonechild case.

Dave Scott says new evidence could exonerate...

Saskatoon police need help identifying this man in connection to an incident in a cab March 27, 2017.

Police look for one man who threatened a cab driver

By 650 CKOM April 18, 2017 - 6:23pm Updated: April 18, 2017 - 6:30pm

Saskatoon police are looking for one man in connection with an incident March 27.

According to police, the man threatened a cab driver with a large knife.


Police tape closed off a downtown intersection early April 16, 2017 after a collision between a vehicle and pedestrian.

No charges after vehicle hits woman in downtown Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM April 16, 2017 - 7:33am Updated: April 16, 2017 - 7:45am

A collision between a vehicle and a pedestrian early Sunday morning sent a 23-year-old woman to hospital.

Police were called to the intersection of 21st Street East and...

An 18-year-old man was arrested by police after protective services officers mistook an airsoft gun for a firearm on April 12, 2017.

Police arrest man carrying air soft gun on U of S campus

By 650 CKOM April 12, 2017 - 5:47pm Updated: April 12, 2017 - 6:00pm

A man with what appeared to be a gun caused a stir at the University of Saskatchewan Wednesday.

Saskatoon police said protective services officers at the U of S alerted...

a 16-year-old was rushed to hospital after being shot in an attempted robbery.

Police searching for suspects in shooting of teen

By 650 CKOM April 7, 2017 - 8:23pm Updated: April 7, 2017 - 8:30pm

A 16-year-old was shot early Friday morning in Saskatoon.

It happened at around 2 a.m. near the intersection of 20th Street and Avenue W.

Police say a man...

According to her lawyer, 31-year-old Alexa Emerson is planning to turn herself in to Saskatoon police.

Canada-wide warrant issued for accused white powder mailer

By 650 CKOM April 7, 2017 - 3:53pm Updated: April 8, 2017 - 12:38pm

Saskatoon police have issued a Canada-wide warrant for Alexa Emerson, 30, in connection to a series of suspicious package incidents in Saskatoon.

Brian Pfefferle,...

Police say a 23-year-old man is in custody after a break in early Sunday morning.

Suspect facing charges after police use Taser in break and enter

By 650 CKOM April 2, 2017 - 3:38pm Updated: April 2, 2017 - 3:45pm

Some tense moments in a Saskatoon home Sunday morning, after police Tasered a suspect in a break and enter.   It happened around 3:30 a.m. in the 1900 block of 22nd Street West...

Police seek one woman and two men in a carjacking March 29, 2017.

Police seek three suspects in Saskatoon carjacking

By 650 CKOM March 29, 2017 - 9:24pm Updated: March 29, 2017 - 9:30pm

A terrifying experience Wednesday afternoon for a Saskatoon man driving on 20th Street West.

According to police, the 20-year-old stopped near Avenue N when a pedestrian...