Innisfail General Investigation Section (GIS) in partnership with Innisfail RCMP detachment members say they will continue with enforcement and pro-active policing in Innisfail over the summer months. People with information regarding drug trafficking and property crime are encouraged to contact Innisfail GIS at 403-227-8514.
Innisfail Alberta ~ Innisfail General Investigation Section with the support of Innisfail RCMP detachment members have conducted a month of pro-active policing in the town of Innisfail with the following enforcement actions:
On May 15, 2019 Innisfail GIS located a stolen vehicle in Innisfail, Alberta. Surveillance was conducted on the vehicle until it was parked. The driver was then arrested on foot at the Innisfail Fas Gas. The vehicle was a 2017 limited edition Ford Explorer valued at over $60,000. The Explorer had been stolen out of Calgary and it was recovered. A quantity of methamphetamine was also seized. A 42 year old Central Alberta man has been charged and will appear in Red Deer court in July.
On June 5, 2019 Innisfail GIS located a stolen licence plate on a vehicle in Innisfail, Alberta. Surveillance was conducted which led to the recovery of a stolen licence plate and boat trailer stolen out of Penhold, Alberta in 2018. During the investigation a 36 year old Calgary man with numerous arrest warrants was arrested and held for Judicial Interim Release hearing.
On June 7, 2019 Innisfail GIS and Innisfail detachment members executed a search warrant in Innisfail, Alberta. Evidence of cocaine trafficking was seized. Police say a drug trafficking investigation is on-going. Two Central Alberta men with outstanding arrest warrants on unrelated matters were also arrested during the investigation.