MHPS Open House

On Saturday, June 8, 2019 the Medicine Hat Police Service will be opening our doors to the community from 11 AM to 3:00 PM. This event will provide an opportunity to learn more about the MHPS and its operations through…


Female Charged in Connection to Counterfeit Currency / Drugs & Stolen Property

During the week of May 20, 2019, members of the Medicine Hat Police Service (MHPS) Priority Street Crimes Unit received information about a local female producing counterfeit US currency. A short-term investigation was initiated, resulting in a search warrant being…


Non Suspicious Death of Female

On May 27, 2019 at approximately 3:30 AM, members of the Medicine Hat Police Service, along with Emergency Medical Services personnel, responded to a report of an unconscious female who was located trapped in the opening of a charitable donation…


Cannabis Legislation Quick Reference Guide

The Medicine Hat Police Service (MHPS) has created a quick reference guide highlighting important sections from both the Federal and Provincial legislation relating to cannabis.

Recreational cannabis use was legalized…


Investigation into Suspicious Package

On May 21, 2019, at approximately 9:11 AM the Medicine Hat Police Service received a call from Crescent Heights High School (CHHS) regarding a suspicious package that was located by staff near a parking lot on campus. Police responded and…


Female Charged with Drug Offences

On May 16, 2019, the Medicine Hat Police Service Priority Street Crime Team concluded an investigation that led to the arrest of a female from Medicine Hat who was in possession of approximately 85.2 grams of Cocaine and 28 grams…


Update on Suspicious Package Investigation

The suspicious package found at Crescent Heights High School has been rendered inoperable by the MHPS Explosive Disposal Unit. A portion of parking lot will blocked off for further investigation. Shelter in place has been lifted.  Further details will be posted shortly Thank you…


Downtown Foot Patrol Unit

The Medicine Hat Police Service will deploy a new temporary uniformed Foot Patrol Unit in the downtown core this summer, to address public behaviour concerns and increase the feeling of safety for residents and businesses…


Community Standards Assistants

The Medicine Hat Police Service Municipal Bylaw Section welcomes back Community Standards Assistants, Emilee Jackson and Taylor Vorra! Emilee and Taylor will once again be working with residents throughout the summer to address community standards…


Drug Trafficking

On April 17, 2019, Medicine Hat Police Service, Priority Street Crimes Unit (PSCU) received information regarding a drug trafficker from Lethbridge, Alberta supplying quantities of Methamphetamine to dealers in Medicine Hat.

Through investigation PSCU members were able to determine who…