March 11, 2024

EPS responded to 33 occurrences throughout the weekend.  Occurrences not already identified in prior media releases include: A 24 year-old Estevan female was arrested for impaired driving following a traffic stop in central Estevan. She is scheduled to make her first court appearance in Estevan Provincial Court on Monday April 29 at 9:30 AM to speak to the matter. Two …

Arson Investigation (Charges Laid)

The Estevan Police Service (EPS) has concluded an investigation into a fire that occurred on July 7, 2023 at a 4th Street residence.  Investigators have determined that the fire was the result of arson and one individual has been charged criminally.  As per provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA), the charged person’s name or any information that could …

November 15th

Personal Letter from Chief Rich Lowen   As many of you know, on Wednesday, November 1st, the Estevan Police Service was involved in several serious incidents. During that time two lives were lost and Sgt Braden Lonsberry suffered a gunshot wound.  Let me first acknowledge the loss of life on that terrible day and say that our deepest condolences go …

November 2nd,

On the morning of Nov 1st at approx. 06:38 Hours as a result of a call for a medical emergency, members of the Estevan Police Service were dispatched to Apartment A 1206 6 Street Estevan. The information provided was that an adult female was injured and bleeding. Officers attended and located an adult female suffering from serious upper body injuries. …

Serious Incident at Estevan Police Service Station

Further to previous media release, A member of the Estevan Police Service was involved in a serious incident at the Estevan Police Service station during the course of his duties. The officer was transported to Regina via STARS and his condition has been updated to stable. SIRT has assumed conduct of the investigation into the serious incident at the station …

August 28th

The Estevan Police Service wishes to notify the public of an upcoming public survey, beginning Wednesday, September 6th in Estevan. The Community Perceptions of the Estevan Police survey is designed to gather feedback on several topics related to public perceptions of the Estevan Police Service and crime in our city.   Starting on September 6th, Prairie Research Associates will be …

May 18, 2023

Police received a number of theft from a vehicle complaints.  The matter are still under investigation.  Police remind the public to secure your vehicles and not leave items in view. Police received a report of mischief to a vehicle. Suspect gained access to the vehicle by breaking the driver’s side window. Nothing was taken as the vehicle was empty due …

May 17, 2023

Members attended a motor vehicle collision between two semis at a central Estevan business. Minor damages reported and no injuries. An attempted rental Fraud was reported, but fortunately no information was given and no money exchanged. A Facebook scam was reported involving property for sale. Due to the suspicious nature of the add, no information was provided. The public is …

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Related Charges

The Estevan Police Service patrol units and Drug Intelligence Unit conducted an investigation into Cocaine trafficking. A search warrant was authorized under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act following a traffic stop involving the EPS K-9 unit where A 25 year old male from British Columbia was arrested. The male has been charged with Trafficking Cocaine, Possession of Cocaine for the …