Calgary Police Service

Verdict For Officer Who Shot Driver Who Ran Down Seniors

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Officials have concluded a Calgary officer was justified in shooting a driver who struck two pedestrians as he was fleeing police.The Albert...

Police Invite Calgary Teens To Text And Drive

Abi Paul | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Alberta
Abi Paul

What can we do to reduce this statistic of accidents caused by distracted driving if not entirely eliminate it? While legislation and punitive recourse exists, society cannot rely entirely on enforcement to save the day. What if an alternate solution exists, albeit an unproven one for distracted driving.

Calgary Police Officers Charged With Assault

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.25.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - A Calgary police officer has been charged with assaulting a suspect.It's alleged the officer used excessive force while trying to restrain a...

Ex-Police Officer Faces Sex Charges Involving Child

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.14.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - A retired Calgary police officer faces sex-related charges related to allegations involving a pre-teen girl in the early 1990s.Stephen Laure...

Racing For Donuts Lands Police Officer In Sticky Situation

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.25.2013 | Canada Alberta

One of the officers seen in a YouTube video seemingly drag racing a colleague to a Tim Hortons has been disciplined, the Calgary Police Service says. ...

Calgary Has A Social Innovation Window Of Opportunity

Lucy Miller | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada Alberta
Lucy Miller

Every society has windows of opportunity where it becomes possible to accelerate change ... Sometimes the opportunity comes about in response to negative circumstances, such as when so many women entered the workforce during the war. Other times it is in response to a unique need. Then there are times when a combination of circumstances just seems to create a fertile environment for innovation.

Police Make Grisly Find, Couple At Home Dead

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The Calgary Police Service made a grisly find when, while performing a welfare check on a couple that had been unheard from for days, found ...

Cops Shutter 3 Alleged Drug Houses In Calgary Block

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2012 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Police in Calgary have shuttered three houses in the same block that were allegedly being used for drug trafficking.Investigators say a tip ...

Second Pedestrian Dies After Being Run Down Crossing Street

The Huffington Post Canada | Pablo Fernandez | Posted 08.27.2012 | Canada Alberta

Speed is belived to be a factor after two pedestrians were run down while crossing an intersection in Calgary’s south on the weekend. Police say ...

Man Charged With Attempted Murder In Wife's Shooting

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2012 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - A Calgary man has been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of his common-law wife. Police say Nihad Abdullah Ibrahim, who is 52, ...

Man Accused Of Shooting Wife 3 Times Turns Himself Over To Police

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.21.2012 | Canada Alberta

UPDATE: Several news organizations are reporting on Twitter that Nihad Abdullah Ibrahim has turned himself in to police. According to the Calgary ...

Man Charged After Death Of Peace Officer

CBC | Posted 10.10.2012 | Canada

UPDATE: Trevor Kloschinsky has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of Rod Lazenby, CTV News reported. A southern Alberta bylaw offic...