Brad Cotmen is Ready to Reignite the LETR Flame

The Alberta Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) is gearing up for the return of many of their cornerstone events over the next year and one volunteer who is dedicated to helping reignite that spark is Brad Cotmen. Brad was introduced to LETR eight years ago through his induction training with the Alberta Sheriffs Branch and was immediately hooked. “I see … Read More

2021 Truck Convoy Recap

On September 11, 2021 our annual Truck Convoy returned in full force as 60 truckers joined our fleet in Calgary to raise $26,500 in support of Special Olympics Alberta! Our return to the road featured amazing live entertainment, a virtual truck driving simulator, and a truck recovery demonstration to end the day. Awards:Lead Truck – Trimac TransportationAthlete Choice – Harminder … Read More

2021 Free Our Finest – Red Deer Recap

From August 27-29 law enforcement members hit the roof at the Parkland Mall Walmart at 6375 50 Avenue in Red Deer to camp 54 hours at the annual Free our Finest event. The event raised over $21,000 in our return to in-person events. Agencies involved in the day include: Alberta Correctional Services, Alberta Sheriffs, Alberta Animal Services, Red Deer RCMP, … Read More

2021 Vermilion BBQ Recap

On August 27, we hosted our first-ever barbecue in Vermilion. The local fire & rescue team gave rides in the bucket of the ladder truck, while Alberta Sheriffs and RCMP officers cooked up a storm! Thank you to the Canadian Heroes Foundation who donated Jerseys, shirts, and hats to be raffled. The event was a huge success raising $1430 in … Read More

VSS T-Shirt Design Winner Announced

Congratulations to the winner of the 2021 VSS T-Shirt Design Contest, Grande Prairie athlete, Kevin Petryshyn! Kevin will receive an LETR prize pack and his art will be featured on our 2021 shirts.  Sign up now and raise $150 to make sure you get a limited edition shirt: Thank you to everyone who submitted, we will be featuring your incredible artwork on our … Read More

April 50/50 Winner Announced

The draw for the LETR 50/50 raffle winner took place on April 30, at 1 PM MT  The total won was: $4,635. The winning ticket number: 3040 CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNER, VICTOR DEBRUYN! Thank you to everyone who purchased tickets! Be sure to look out for the SOA Zone 1 50/50 at

Update from Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Alberta

Through all this uncertainty, we are absolutely certain of one thing: how grateful we are for the support and partnership of outstanding local and provincial business, organizations, and agencies. To all the past, present, and potential Alberta Law Enforcement Torch Run sponsors and supporters, thank you! Through your support, you help make a world of difference in the lives of … Read More