Fraud Prevention Month
March 2021 marks the 17th anniversary of Fraud Prevention Month in Canada, a month-long crime prevention initiative aimed at educating…
Males Charged with Drug Offences
On May 4, 2021, at approximately 1:30 AM a member of the Medicine Hat Police Service observed two males operating…
Fraud Awareness Reminder
The Medicine Hat Police Service (MHPS) has recently identified an increase in frauds involving down payments or deposits paid for…
May 2020 – STEP – Focus on Motorcycle Safety
The traffic safety focus for the month of May is Motorcycle Safety.
Across the province spring has arrived and already motorcyclists are hitting the roads. Motorcyclists are more vulnerable than motorists, as they do not have the protection of enclosed vehicles, in addition to being smaller and less visible. Motorcyclists and drivers alike should remember to watch out for each other and share the road safely.
Motorcycle safety facts:
- About two thirds of collisions involving motorcycles result in death or injury.
- From 2014 to 2018, 2,981 motorcycles were involved in…