Statement from NDP Leader Rachel Notley on anniversary of Mayerthorpe tragedy


EDMONTON – New Democrat leader Rachel Notley released the following statement today:

“On behalf of Alberta’s New Democrats, I want to extend my condolences to the families of the Fallen Four - Constables Anthony Gordon, Leo Johnston, Brock Myrol and Peter Schiemann - as they mark the ten year anniversary of the Mayerthorpe tragedy.

“While time has passed, Albertans continue to remember the ultimate sacrifice these officers made while protecting Albertans. 

“As the families and friends of these brave men gather to remember their loved ones, Alberta’s NDP extends our gratitude to all law enforcement officers who risk their lives daily for our safety.”