Month: June 2013

DEADLY WEEKEND IN MURDER CITY – WPS Records Three Unrelated Killings
LOCAL NEWS

DEADLY WEEKEND IN MURDER CITY – WPS Records Three Unrelated Killings

The WPS have recorded three (3) unrelated killings so far this Canada Day long weekend. The first incident occurred on Saturday, June 29 at approximately 2:15 am when Police were dispatched to an address in the 400 block of Pritchard Ave regarding the report of a stabbing.  On arrival officers […]

WPS HOMICIDE UNIT SALARIES – The Nuts & Bolts
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WPS HOMICIDE UNIT SALARIES – The Nuts & Bolts

I was recently contacted by a news reporter and asked if I would provide a quote for a story exploring City of Winnipeg 2012 Salary Compensation data.  Her angle centered on salary comparisons between Police Officers and Firefighters, a potentially controversial subject that might sow the seeds of division between […]

NORTH END STABBINGS PUMP UP VIOLENT CRIME STATS
LOCAL NEWS

NORTH END STABBINGS PUMP UP VIOLENT CRIME STATS

The Winnipeg Police Service reported two (2) serious stabbing incidents that occurred in the North End of the City on Saturday. The first incident occurred at 2:15 am when EMS was dispatched to the 400 block of Pritchard Ave regarding the report of a stabbing.  Upon arrival, Police located two […]

WPS RECORDS HOMICIDE #10
LOCAL NEWS

WPS RECORDS HOMICIDE #10

On June 14, 2013, at approximately 11:40 pm, members of the Winnipeg Police Service and emergency service personnel responded to a residence in the 500 block of Home Street regarding a stabbing incident. Police learned that an argument took place involving a number of persons who were known to each […]

POLICE WARRANT NETS GUNS, WEAPONS & DRUGS
LOCAL NEWS

POLICE WARRANT NETS GUNS, WEAPONS & DRUGS

On June 24, 2013, members of the Division #11 Community Support Unit, with assistance of the Tactical Support Team (TST) and the National Weapons Enforcement Support Team (NWEST) executed a search warrant at a residence in the 100 block of Hespeler Ave. As a result, the following items were located […]

SHOTS FIRED – Victim in Critical
LOCAL NEWS

SHOTS FIRED – Victim in Critical

On June 24, 2013, at approximately 1:30 am, members of the Winnipeg Police Service responded to the area of Sherbrook Street and Wolseley Ave regarding the sound of gun fire. Police report that gun fire resulted in injuries for an unidentified male who is currently listed in critical condition. Members […]

Casey Clinton Dumas (WPS Photo)
LOCAL NEWS

WPS COMMUNITY NOTIFICATION – High Risk Sex Offender

The Manitoba Integrated High Risk Sex Offender Unit, which consists of both RCMP and WPS members, is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Casey Clinton Dumas (41). Dumas is wanted for sexual assault and for failing to comply with conditions of his Probation Order.  He is considered a high risk […]

WPS NABS LOW END VERSION OF THELMA & LOUISE
LOCAL NEWS

WPS NABS LOW END VERSION OF THELMA & LOUISE

On June 15, 2013 at approximately 10:40 am, members of the WPS responded to a business located in the 800 block of Main Street regarding a Robbery that had just occurred involving two female suspects. Investigation revealed the women initially attended the business and started stealing merchandise by concealing it […]