Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit

The ALERT Medicine Hat Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit, is an integrated team of Medicine Hat Police Service and RCMP members.  The unit’s primary focus is to investigate and disrupt the organized illegal drug trade in Medicine Hat and surrounding region including: Brooks, Bassano, Bow Island and Drumheller. Often the investigations of this unit target drug distribution networks between these South Eastern Alberta communities.

The members of the unit investigate drug traffickers from the multi kilogram level to the street level dealer and any other associated organized criminal activity that requires specialty team enforcement. 

The unit’s investigators are made up of undercover officers trained in surveillance and numerous other specialty covert techniques. The activites of this unit are intelligence-led with target enforcement packages provided to them from the Medicine Hat Integrated Intelligence Unit (MHIIU),