Elk Valley RCMP Impersonation

Elk Valley, B.C.

2021-04-23 11:06 PDT

File # 2021-1113

The impersonator officer was male, wearing a black disposable face mask, a style police cap with yellow hat band, and dark heavy jacket.

The impersonator asked the Albertan resident why and where they were travelling in B.C. The Albertan responded for they were going to their workplace and the impersonator ended the interaction and returned to his vehicle.

Elk Valley RCMP have been in contact with the Crowsnest Pass (Alberta) RCMP and confirmed that this incident was not a police officer from the Elk Valley or the Crowsnest Pass detachments. RCMP continue to actively investigate this incident along with enhanced patrols in an attempt to locate the impersonator’s vehicle.

RCMP are appealing to the public for any information regarding this incident or similar incidents that have yet to be reported. Please contact the Elk Valley RCMP at 250-425-6233 or through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


Released by

Cst. Debra A. Katerenchuk

Media Relations Officer
Elk Valley Regional Detachment
607 Douglas Fir Road, Sparwood, BC V0B 2G0
Office: 250-425-6233
Cell: 250-423-0280
Fax: 250-425-2653

Email: debra.katerenchuk@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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