For Immediate Release | December 22, 2017
RCMP - Crime Stoppers - Bullying Investigation - Update
File: 2017 - 1550427
Update - Bullying Investigation Resolved Without Charges
After an extensive investigation St. Albert RCMP have determined that no charges will be laid with a youth hockey team in St. Albert. The St. Albert Hockey Association and the St. Albert RCMP would like to thank the coaches, the players and the parents in working together to resolve these concerns in a respectful and safe manner.
On Wednesday, November 15, 2017, St. Albert RCMP has received a report alleging that some bullying behaviour had been occurring in a youth hockey team in St. Albert. The St. Albert Minor Hockey Association and the Team Coach connected with the RCMP to ensure safety is in place for all players and the RCMP is now investigating the allegations.
"Youth safety is a priority for the RCMP." said Cpl. Laurel Kading, the N.C.O. I/C of Community Policing at St. Albert RCMP. "All allegations of behaviours that endanger the safety of young people are taken very seriously and will be priority investigations."
St. Albert RCMP is looking for your help on these allegations. If you have any information about this or any crime, call the St. Albert RCMP at 780-458-7700, or if you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers. At Crime Stoppers, you do not need to reveal your identity. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to Call Display, Call Trace or tape any phone calls. If your information leads to an arrest, you may qualify for a cash award up to $2,000.00. We want your tip, not your name. Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).
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