Damaging election signs is illegal

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Leduc RCMP are reminding people that tampering with election signs could lead to criminal charges.

On Oct. 7, 2021, Leduc RCMP were alerted to the fact that election signs throughout the city had been stolen, while others had been damaged. This matter is being taken seriously and if offenders are identified, charges could be pursued.

Leduc RCMP would like to remind the public that it is a criminal offence to destroy, damage or steal election signs.

The public plays an important role in helping to reduce, prevent and solve crime. Anyone with information about, or who suspects illegal activity in their neighbourhood is asked to contact their local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-22-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

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Media Contact:
Cst. Cheri-Lee Smith
RCMP Media Relations
780-886-0672