missing First Nations

Heidi Illingworth, federal ombudsman for victims of crime, takes part in an interview at her office in Ottawa on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Watchdog worries federal benefit for parents of missing, murdered kids going unused

Heidi Illingworth said the key is raising awareness of the program for families that need it

 

UPDATE: Located

UPDATE: Located

Tammy Rowan found safe and well

 

UPDATE LOCATED: Ponoka RCMP search for missing Aboriginal teen

Police say 16-year-old Sirena Soosay was last seen on April 30 in the evening in Ponoka.

  • May 1, 2018

 

UPDATE LOCATED: Maskwacis RCMP looking for missing Aboriginal woman

Police say 34-year-old Jada Voyageur went missing April 24 from the Samson Cree Nation

UPDATE – LOCATED: First Nations youth from Maskwacis reported missing

Maskwacis RCMP say the 14-year-old youth went missing March 29

UPDATE: Maskwacis RCMP say the missing man has been found deceased

UPDATE: Maskwacis RCMP say the missing man has been found deceased

The 18-year-old Aboriginal man from Louis Bull was last seen March 3

UPDATE: Maskwacis RCMP say the missing man has been found deceased

UPDATE – Located: Aboriginal man from Ponoka’s Centennial Centre

Ponoka RCMP say the 28-year-old Aboriginal man went missing Feb. 7