Reduce Harm and Help Victims

ALERT teams work to protect Albertans, reducing harm, and taking measures to better ensure the safety of our province. They get harmful drugs off the street, intervene in the lives of children being abused or drug-endangered, and protect children from online sexual exploitation offences.

LOOKING OUT FOR LURING

The word “luring” conjures up every parent’s worst nightmare: Their children are enticed by a predator they met online to leave the house and meet up with them in person. But Det. Leigh Happner with ALERT’s Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit says that … [Read More]


PANDEMIC IMPACTS ICE UNIT

When COVID-19 arrived in Canada, life slowed down for people who started working from home and cutting back on social activities. But, for investigators in ALERT’s Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit, things only got more hectic. … [Read More]

 

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