Author Archives: Alberta Justice and Solicitor General

Helping keep Alberta’s neighbourhoods safe and secure

Solving complex or persistent problems often requires approaching them from more than one angle. That’s why the Safer Communities and Neighbourhoods (SCAN) unit can be a valuable tool in combatting illegal activity and keeping communities safe and secure. A recent … Continue reading

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Fish and Wildlife Officers warn of potential for increased bear activity

Fall is a time when bears are on the move. Their goal is to eat as much as they can to fatten up before they hibernate for the winter. This means they will eat the first food they chance upon, … Continue reading

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Transport Officers focus on bus safety

With the start of another school year comes the start of another school bus safety initiative from Alberta’s Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Branch. This month and into the next, they are helping to ensure school buses are safe and ready to … Continue reading

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Fish and Wildlife Officers warn public not to operate vehicles in waterways

Fish and Wildlife Officers would like to remind everyone how important water bodies are for our native fish species, some of which have been deemed “threatened” by the Alberta Endangered Species Conservation Committee. These species include the Athabasca rainbow trout, … Continue reading

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SCAN roots out drug activity in Edmonton neighbourhood

Investigators from the Safer Communities and Neighbourhoods (SCAN) unit have restored peace and quiet for residents of the Glenwood neighbourhood in Edmonton by shutting down a property connected to drug activity. “Removing a person involved in drug activity from the … Continue reading

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