Ransomware Scam

The Regina Police  Service has received reports from computer users who say their computers are  being frozen or they have been “locked out” of their computers. This  happens primarily after complainants receive pop-up messages warning them their  computers have been associated with child pornography and illegal music  downloading. These warning  messages, which claim to come…

Advisory: Counterfeit Currency

The Regina Police Service is advising business owners to review their training on detecting counterfeit currency with their employees. This advisory comes after the discovery, in recent days, of a dozen 100-dollar bills suspected to be counterfeit currency. The counterfeits were reported to police by three banking institutions in Regina, whose processes discovered the fake…

Speed Enforcement – Slow to 60 km/h

The Regina Police Service reminds motorists of the “Slow to 60” legislation for drivers passing emergency vehicles (with emergency lights activated) on Saskatchewan highways. This past weekend, police officers, carrying out speed enforcement on Regina’s Ring Road, saw too many examples of motorists ignoring the speed limit and “Slow to 60” legislation. On Saturday, September…