On the evening of Thursday, May 2, 2019, the Special Weapons and Tactics team, or SWAT, was utilized in the execution of two high-risk search warrants in the 300 block of McIntyre Street and the 1300 block of Athol Street, as part of an ongoing investigation. These efforts were carried out without incident. A number of people were safely taken into custody and the investigation is continuing.
It’s anticipated there will be criminal charges as the result of these incidents; however, the investigation is ongoing and there are no other details available for release at this time. The Regina Police Service thanks the public, especially the residents of the 300 block of McIntyre Street and the 1300 block of Athol Street and surrounding area, for their patience and co-operation in bringing these events to a peaceful conclusion.