Calgary - The Deane House The Deane House was built in 1906 as the official residence for the Superintendent of the Royal North West Mounted Police, Richard Burton Deane. There are rumours of several unusual deaths taking place at the residence, including a young woman jumping to her death from the second storey and a man being gunned down on the porch. Staff at the house say they sometimes see a man smoking a pipe in Deane's study, hear ringing from an antique phone that's not plugged
Calgary police seize 35,321 fentanyl pills in record drug bust
Time to bring back the death penalty. Calgary police made a massive fentanyl bust just before Christmas, seizing a record 35,321 pills from a home in the southwest — more than three times the previous benchmark.
Calgary Police Service's vehicles are getting a makeover! Riad Kadri provides the details of what's in store for the new cars. #yyc http://calgaryjournal.ca/index.php/news/1825-calgary-police-service-debut-new-vehicles
Circa 1877 North-West Mounted Police Helmet with Spike. Officers wore a flowing horsehair plume on their helmet to distinguish them from the other ranks during parades and special occasions. Like the spike worn by constables and corporals, the plume (attached to a rod) could be screwed into the top vent of the helmet. This plume was owned by Inspector W.D. Antrobus who used it between 1877 and 1892. Via Glenbow Museum.
Three Calgary police officers who are accused of participating in a violent arrest that left a man with a collapsed lung and broken ribs have been charged with numerous offences including assault and public mischief.
Calgary Police Service trauma dog, Hawk, will be allowed to sit with two child witnesses when they testify at an upcoming sexual assault trial. The request was made by Crown prosecutor Rose Greenwood in a pre-trial application Wednesday and the defence lawyer did not oppose the idea, which will see the 4yr-old black Labrador comfort the children in December. Hawk is used by police to calm people in times of stress and trauma and first joined the force about a year ago.