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Education and Resources
We invite you to visit these websites and other resources related to crime prevention. If you would like your website linked to the Cochrane Foothills Preventative Association's website, please send us an e-mail. If you find any broken links, please E-Mail the webmaster.

Procedure to Follow in the Event of a Crime:

  • If a crime is in progress, or an active suspicious activity, or an emergency situation of any kind, Dial 9-1-1.
  • If the suspect is gone, call 403-932-2211 (Cochrane) or 403-945-7267 (Airdrie) to report the incident - critical to inform the RCMP as soon as possible.
  • Observe, Record and Report any and all information of the suspicious activity such as descriptions of person(s), vehicle(s), and license plate number(s).
  • Note: for your personal safety do not approach any suspect, vehicle or suspicious activity

RCMP Crime Map
The RCMP Crime Map has recently been developed to track criminal activities in the region. Click on this link and scroll around to see the RCMP posted incidents in the area.

Website Links
Alberta Crime Prevention
Alberta Missing Persons
Alberta Police Reports
Alberta Rural Crime Watch Assoc
Cochrane Citizens on Patrol
Kids Help Phone
RCMP Cochrane
RCMP Airdrie
Report a Poacher

Other Resources
Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre
Scams & Fraud, RCMP
APRCWA Poster Contest
APRCWA Newsletters
Crime Prevention Conference 2019

Police Reports
Crime Reduction Jan 7 – Feb 4, 2019
Crime Reduction 2018 Summary
Cochrane Police Reports
Airdrie Police Reports

Crime Tips
Canada Anti-fraud Protection
The Little Black Book of Scams
Your Calls Make the Difference
Internet Tips for Families
Card reader Protection
Make Home Look Lived In
Reflective Tape
Recreational Drone Usage
Get to know your neighbours
Thieves Have Tricks
Take Your Keys to Bed

Call if you can.  Text if you can't.  We are a 9-1-1 community.

We are providing phone contact information for the Cochrane RCMP, Airdrie RCMP, Cochrane Fish and Wildlife, and Enforcement Services in Rocky View County and the MD of Bighorn.

Alberta Rural Crime Watch Association promotes, involves, and identifies needs surrounding crime prevention. Kids Help Phone is Canada's only national 24-hour, bilingual and anonymous phone counselling, web counselling and referral service for children and youth. To report suspected poaching, call the toll free Report A Poacher line at 1-800-642-3800. The line can also be used for emergencies involving wildlife. If you have information about any crime, and you want to remain anonymous, you can send a tip to Click here.
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