The Blood Tribe Police Service Crime Reduction unit report for September/October 2017

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For the month of September/October 2017, the Blood Tribe Police Service Crime Reduction Unit laid 30 charges in relation to drug investigations. A total of $3400 in Canadian currency, and illicit substances with a street value of $1600 including Fentanyl, Cocaine Prescription drugs were seized.

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Blood Tribe Police Service has acquired two solar-powered radar

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The Blood Tribe Police Service has acquired two solar-powered radar units to assist with traffic safety in the community. This was possible through funding from the Alberta Traffic Safety Fund. These units will be placed throughout the reserve to educate the motoring public on the speed zones. It is important to note that these units are not photo radar units as they simply flash the speed of vehicles travelling over the posted speed limit. The speed will be displayed with a flashing light on top and designed to bring awareness of the posted speed.

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Kainai Indian Days 2017 Media Release

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During the 51st annual Kainai Indian Days, held July 13-16, 2017 the community of Blood Tribe hosted a rodeo, competition pow-wow, base ball tournament, traditional hand games and a fair that attracted thousands of people to the community. Blood Tribe Police (BTPS) deployed all available resources and were supported by partners such as Lethbridge Police Service, RCMP and Alberta Sheriffs. This is historically the busiest time of year for Blood Tribe Police Service but this year was remarkably different.

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Blood Tribe Police Service Crime Reduction

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On June 28th, 2017 the Blood Tribe Police Service Crime Reduction Unit with assistance of the Patrol Services Unit conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle involved in trafficking fentanyl and meth on the Blood Reserve. As a result a male and female were arrested.

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Monthly Traffic Safety Message


Traffic Safety Month November

INTERSECTION SAFETY
NOT ALL INTERSECTIONS ARE ALIKE. LEARN ABOUT THE DIFFERENCE TYPES OF INTERSECTIONS AND HOW TO DRIVE ACCORDINGLY.

Railway Crossings

The most common improper driver action around railway crossings is disobeying traffic signs and signals.

What can you do to drive safer?