Emergency Services

In the event of an emergency – Call 911

Canwood Fire Department

  • Fire Chief
    • Grant Person
  • Deputy Fire Chief
    • Darren Charboneau

Debden Fire Department

  • Fire Chief
    • Norm Cyr
  • Deputy Fire Chief
    • Jason Beaulac

Shell Lake Fire Department

  • Fire Chief
    • Greg Ardagh

Public Health

  • Prince Albert Office: (306)765-6500.


  • When contacting the RCMP consider both detachment numbers.
  • Shellbrook 306-747-2606 and
  • Ahtahkakoop First Nation (new) 306-468-2969.

First Responders

Report Suspicious Activity

The Ahtahkakoop/ Shellbrook RCMP are advising the R.M. of Canwood No. 494 to report all suspicious activity to the police. When reporting suspicious behaviour, please call 310-RCMP(7267). This number will put you directly with the RCMP communications centre where they will dispatch your complaint to an RCMP officer.

 911 is used for emergencies, but when in doubt if your incident is an emergency or not, please call 310-RCMP(7267).

 Sgt. Kent Ashworth, Ahtahkakoop Detachment Commander.