For the week of February 14 to February 20, 2022, the Beaumont RCMP responded to 47 calls for service. Some of the calls for service include Child Welfare Act – Other Activities, Distribute intimate image without consent, Fail to Stop or Remain at Accident Scene, Fraud greater than $5000, Mental Health Act – Other Activities, Other Moving Traffic Violations, Other Non-Moving Traffic Violations, Other Provincial/Territorial Statutes – Other Activities, Person Reported Missing, Sexual Interference, Traffic Collisions, Uttering Threats against a Person, and Wellbeing Checks.
The Beaumont RCMP conducted 18 traffic stops, resulting in 2 charges under the Traffic Safety Act.
Safety tips to reduce theft from motor vehicles and theft of motor vehicles: Keep your vehicle locked, keep valuables out of sight, park in a well-lit area at night, never leave your car running, keep your window closed and have an anti-theft device installed.
Bullying happens when someone purposely and repeatedly says or does hurtful things to someone else. Some bullying acts are illegal, and they can have long-lasting effects on victims psychologically and sometimes physically. Bullying behaviour in childhood can be a precursor to criminal behaviour. Learn to prevent, recognize, address and report it. Visit RCMP.CA for more information.
The deadline to have your input into the priorities is fast approaching on March 1, 2022. Beaumont RCMP is looking for your input into policing priorities for the City of Beaumont. It is very important to Staff Sergeant Dhaliwal, Detachment Commander, to hear from the community of their thoughts on policing and how we can improve policing service in Beaumont. Please list your three top priorities for your police department. Feel free to write any comments you wish to share as well, the good and the bad. Email RCMP.KBeaumontAdmin.GRC@rcmp-grc.gc.ca with your priorities and comments.
Beaumont residents are encouraged to view the RCMP Crime Mapping tool and can access the map through the City of Beaumont’s website at https://www.beaumont.ab.ca/532/Beaumont-RCMP-Crime-Map.
The Beaumont RCMP encourages the public to report all criminal and suspicious activity. In case of an emergency, call 911, for non-urgent reports call the Beaumont RCMP Detachment complaint line at 780-929-7400. Your report helps us know where to look, who to look for and where to patrol in the future.