Theft of $100,000 of Oilfield Equipment

Kitscoty, Alberta – Sometime during early January an oilfield compound located north of Lloydminster, AB, was broken into and several supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) panels were stolen. Entry to compound was gained by cutting the chain link fence. Each panel is valued at approximately $8000. The total value of the theft is significant, approximately $100,000.



Anyone with information regarding this or any other crime, is asked to contact the Kitscoty RCMP at (780) 846-2870, your nearest police service or any local RCMP detachment. If you wish to remain anonymous you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS); via your cell phone text messaging to 274637 (CRIMES), start the message with “TIP205” and continue with the tip; or you can submit a tip by internet at If your information leads to an arrest or a case being cleared, you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.00.

Kitscoty RCMP


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