Skip to main content Skip to footer

Residents asked to remain cautious, cougar sighted in the coulees along Whoop Up Drive

At approximately 10:30 am, Lethbridge Police received a report of a cougar in the coulees along the southwest side of Whoop Up Drive.  

Fish and Wildlife have been contacted and efforts to locate the animal have been, as yet, unsuccessful. 

While there is no immediate danger to the public, residents are asked to remain cautious about the cougar’s possible presence in the area. If sighted, please call 403-328-4444. 

For more information about preventing conflicts with cougars and what to do in the event of an encounter, visit


Lethbridge Police Service
135 1 Avenue South
Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 0A1

Non-Emergency Phone: 403-328-4444
General Inquiries Phone: 403-327-2210
Email: General Inquiries
(not monitored 24/7)

Hours for public access:
Monday to Friday - 7:30 am to 4:00 pm
Closed weekends and statutory holidays



Join Our Team

We are always looking for ethical, brave, committed, and hard-working individuals to to serve our diverse and vibrant community. 

News and Updates

Subscribe to our news to receive the latest communications and updates from the Lethbridge Police Service.

This website uses cookies to enhance usability and provide you with a more personal experience. For more information, see our Privacy Statement.