MHPS to Host Women in Policing Conference
Recognizing the importance of having a police service which reflects the cultural, racial and gender diversity of the community we serve, the Medicine Hat Police Services (MHPS) is excited to host a Women in Policing Conference on March 18, 2017,…
January 12, 2017 - Preliminary
Cause of Death Report
The Medical Examiner has confirmed the cause of a death was due to a gunshot wound. The final autopsy report is not expected for several months. No further information will be released…
Handgun Seized from Medicine Hat Meth Dealers
A Colt Python .357 handgun was amongst the items seized from a group of suspected methamphetamine dealers in Medicine Hat. Four Medicine Hat residents and one Calgary man were arrested by ALERT.
ALERT Medicine Hat’s organized crime team concluded the…
January 2017 STEP – Intersection SafetyThe Selected Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) for the month of January will focus on intersection safety. Typically, the highest number of intersection related collisions occur in January. The most recent data indicates that 25% of motor vehicle collision fatalities occurred at intersections, and many of those occur at intersections on urban streets.
In Medicine Hat the intersections with a high rate of motor vehicles collisions are as follows: Dunmore Road at Trans-Canada Way, 13th Avenue at the Trans-Canada Highway and 13th Avenue at Southview Drive.Some of the top driver actions that cause collisions to…