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Barricaded man with weapon complaint 18-22320

Barricaded man with weapon complaint 18-22320

On August 19 at 11:30AM police responded to a complaint of threats that took place on an island just off the shore bank on the river near Strathcona Park. 2 males had been involved in…


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Male charged with Attempted Robbery, Possession of a Weapon Dangerous and Possession of Identity Information

August 17, 2018 – Male charged with Attempted
Robbery, Possession of a Weapon Dangerous and Possession of Identity
information (File: 18-22056)



On August
16, 2018, a 35-year-old male resident of Medicine Hat was arrested…


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Male Charge with Personating a Police Officer and Uttering Threats

On August 15, 2018, a 38-year-old male resident of Medicine
Hat, AB was arrested following an incident that occurred at a local preschool
on August 14, 2018. 

It is alleged that the male attended the preschool…


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CRA Scam Warning

To coincide with tax season, we are getting regular reports
that the CRA scammers are back in full force. As such the Medicine Hat Police
Service would like to issue a reminder about the important of protecting your
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Fraud Investigation

On August 7, 2018 the Medicine Hat Police Service Major Crimes Section concluded a six-month fraud investigation, which resulted in 45-year-old, Rolf Traichel, of Medicine Hat, AB, being charged with several fraud and fraud related offences. The offences are alleged…


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Hate Crimes & Firearm Offences

On July 31st a complaint was received from a
local business regarding a male displaying currency stamped with several hate
markings directed towards unnamed persons of the Jewish religious faith.  The Priority Street Crimes Unit of the MHPS
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Grafitti Damage

On July 25,
2018, the Medicine Hat Police Service
received a complaint of graffiti having been applied to numerous light
standards and electrical boxesin the area
of Parkview Drive to 20th Street NE. 
The graffiti…


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Arson Investigation

On July 19, 2018 at approximately 2:18 AM, members
of the Medicine Hat Police Service were called to a structure fire at
residential garage located in the 1000 block of Queen Street SE. The fire
caused extensive…


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Fire Inspection Phone Scam

Recently the Medicine Hat Fire
Department and the Medicine Hat Police Service have received complaints from
the community where people have received phone calls from someone identifying
themselves as a member of the Medicine Hat Fire Department…


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High Visibility Response Team

The Medicine Hat Police Service High
Visibility Response Team (HVRT) season began on July 1, 2018 and will operate
until August 24th, 2018.  The
HVRT will consist of four members of the MHPS Community Safety Unit, who…


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