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Mounties killed

March 3, 2005

Rochfort Bridge, Alberta

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The Fallen

Const. Anthony Gordon, 28

Const. Leo Johnston, 32

Const. Brock Myrol, 29

Const. Peter Schiemann, 25

 Photo Adrian Wyld/CP 

Photo Jeff McIntosh/CP


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10 years

MAYERTHORPE - It was an emotional day in Mayerthorpe, AB, as residents marked the 10th anniversary of one of the worst mass police shootings in Canadian history.  (CTV)    

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'Unique tragic event'

STONY PLAIN - A judge has released his report on a fatality inquiry, which reviewed the circumstances surrounding the deaths of Constables Peter Schiemann, Anthony Gordon, Brock Myrol and Leo Johnston. The Mounties were gunned down by James Roszko in 2005, and after killing the four officers, Roszko turned the gun on himself.  (CTV) 

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MAYERTHORPE - The RCMP has agreed to reinstate a Mountie who developed post-traumatic stress disorder after four of his fellow officers were murdered at Mayerthorpe, AB, in 2005.  Const Trevor Josok took the force to Federal Court after he was involuntarily medically discharged from the force last summer after several years of being on leave.  (CBC)


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The Quonset hut that police suspect held the marijuana growing operation in Rochfort Bridge, Alta.

CREDIT: Rick MacWilliam

Rochfort Bridge, Alberta - This Picture shows the farmhouse where an RCMP raid of a marijuana were grow operation ended in a shooting.


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Map showing the location of Rochfort Bridge, the NW Alberta village where 4 RCMP officers died.

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