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Two Calgary Men Arrested in Red Deer Drug sting

 December 20, 2013    Two Calgary Men Arrested in Red Deer Drug sting  Red Deer…Two Calgary men have been arrested by Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team (ALERT) to conclude a drug trafficking project. ALERT seized upwards of $100,000 worth of drugs, including cocaine, methamphetamine, and cannabis resin.     On December 19th, ALERT’s Red Deer Combined Forces Special […]

Grande Prairie Drug Dealer sentenced 36 months in jail

 December 17, 2013    Grande Prairie Drug Dealer sentenced 36 months in jail  Grande Prairie… A La Glace, Alta. man arrested by Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams (ALERT) in 2011 on drug and weapons charges has been given a 36-month jail sentence.     Clayton Kelly Buhler, 44 years old, was sentenced in Grande Prairie provincial court […]

“Superbuff”, Cocaine Seized by ALERT in Airdrie

December 17, 2013    “Superbuff”, Cocaine Seized by ALERT in Airdrie  Calgary…More than 15 kilograms of Phenacetin or “Superbuff” was seized from a Airdrie home by the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams (ALERT), in addition to more than $100,000 worth of cocaine. The seizure further highlights the dangers for drug users and the unknown chemical substances […]

Medicine Hat man charged with luring Florida girl

December 11, 2013     Medicine Hat man charged with luring Florida girl  Medicine Hat… A 41-year-old Medicine Hat man has been arrested by Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams (ALERT) for luring a 12-year-old girl in Florida. ALERT assisted St. Johns County Sherriff’s Office in St. Augustine, Fla. by making the arrest.     ALERT’s Southern Alberta Internet […]

ALERT Welcomes Shami Sandhu as Board Chair

 December 11, 2013     ALERT Welcomes Shami Sandhu as Board Chair  Edmonton… Edmonton’s Shami Sandhu has been elected Chair of the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team (ALERT) Board of Directors.      Sandhu, who is also Chair of the Edmonton Police Commission, was elected at the ALERT Board meeting on December 10th. He replaces Medicine Hat Police […]

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Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM) involves images and/or videos that depict the sexual abuse of minors – the majority of which involve prepubescent children. Often, CSAM involves explicit and/or extreme sexual assaults against the child victim (Cybertip.ca).

Learn more about Internet Child Exploitation and ALERT’s integrated teams combatting this issue.

Ghost Guns are illegal, privately manufactured firearms or lower receivers. These weapons are often made with 3D-printers, and undermine public safety due to their lack of licensing requirements, serialization and safety controls.

Learn more about Ghost Guns on ALERT’s dedicated Privately Manufactured Firearms info page