RCMP

Yukon government funds new RCMP unit to investigate unsolved murders

The territorial government will spend $442,000 a year for the next three years to fund the unit

Whitehorse RCMP officer who sexually assaulted colleague to be sentenced in February

Const. Stephen Knaack was in court Jan. 30 as the Crown and defence presented sentencing submissions

For new RCMP Mayo commander, post is a homecoming

RCMP Cpl. Robert Drapeau took over as the commander of the Mayo detachment six months ago

RCMP not using Whitehorse courthouse cellblock due to ‘deficiencies’

The cellblock is still being used by courthouse staff, including court sheriffs

Pelly Crossing death confirmed as homicide

The body of Derek Edwards, 37, was found in Pelly Crossing Dec. 13

Police, coroner investigating suspicious death in Pelly Crossing

Investigators have ordered an autopsy, which will take place in Vancouver Dec. 18

Lower Post, B.C., man suing Yukon RCMP over assault allegation

Suit alleges man ended up with ‘ended up with bruising on his arms, biceps and chest’

Body of missing Haines Junction man found

Officials don’t suspect foul play in death of Darrell Richard Brown

Yukon RCMP make arrest in connection with Carmacks man’s killing

27-year-old Tyler Aaron Skookum of Carmacks arrested in Whitehorse

Man charged after attempted murder in Haines Junction

Lucky Alex Jackson, 57, is facing eight charges including attempted murder and impaired driving.

Death of N.W.T. man living in Whitehorse deemed a homicide

Clayton Benoit, 51, died at Whitehorse General Aug. 30

B.C. man dies after rollover on Alaska Highway

The driver was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle, according to the RCMP

Man charged with kidnapping, sexual assault in Whitehorse appears in court

Philip Tyler Reid, 25, faces charges of kidnapping and sexual assault

Appeal dismissed for Yukon man with ‘fuck the police’ tattoo

Christopher Cornell was found guilty of robbing a Haines Junction store, shooting at a police truck

Horse hotel: RCMP Musical Ride takes over Whitehorse arena

18 dump truck loads of dirt, 175 bales of special hay and a lot of wood chips

RCMP deserve our thanks and support

Whitehorse mayor expresses gratitude to police in the face of a violent year

  • Jul 20, 2017

Yukon RCMP investigating ninth homicide in 12 months

Supt. Brian Jones says major crime unit’s workload is ‘through the roof’

UPDATED: Police say man found in Yukon River near Fort Selkirk was murdered

Wilfred ‘Dickie’ Charlie, 57, was last seen near Carmacks June 19

News in brief, June 21

A Whitehorse Mountie faces sexual assault charges, Yukon gets new child care funding