Month: January 2014

Murder & Soft Justice – “A Fact of Life?”
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Murder & Soft Justice – “A Fact of Life?”

The continuing devaluation of life in Manitoba should be troubling to every right thinking person living within the boarders of our prairie Province. But is it troubling to anyone? On March 31, 2013, Allyson Boulanger (30) killed her longtime boyfriend Russell George Hamilton (31) after an escalating domestic dispute.  She […]

Justin Atelard Catcheway (Police Handout)
LOCAL NEWS

POLICE ISSUE CANADA WIDE WARRANT FOR ANDREWS STREET MURDER SUSPECT

The Winnipeg Police Service has obtained a Canada Wide Warrant for 2nd Degree Murder for a man wanted in connection with the Cities first murder of the year. On January 19, 2014 at 3:00 p.m., WPS officers and other emergency personnel responded to a residence in the 200 block of […]

Joshua Bentely (FB)
LOCAL NEWS

POLICE MAKE ARREST IN OSBORNE STREET MURDER

Members of the Winnipeg Police Homicide Unit have collared a suspect wanted in connection with the tragic murder of Joshua Bentley (18). On January 24, 2014, at approximately 11:30 pm, Police were dispatched to the area of the Osborne Street Bridge regarding the report of an assault.  On arrival Officers […]

POLICE IDENTIFY OSBORNE STREET HOMICIDE VICTIM
LOCAL NEWS

POLICE IDENTIFY OSBORNE STREET HOMICIDE VICTIM

On January 24, 2014, at approximately 11:30 pm, members of the Winnipeg Police Service were dispatched to the area of the Osborne Street Bridge regarding the report of an assault. On arrival Officers found two (2) injured adult males who were both transported to Hospital in critical condition.  One of […]

The Manitoba Warriors – Gangs Incorporated
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The Manitoba Warriors – Gangs Incorporated

The Winnipeg Police Service Street Gangs Unit dealt a major blow to the Manitoba Warriors Street Gang last week after wrapping up Project Falling Star, a lengthy investigation targeting specific drug cells and the thugs who run them. In all, Police seized a significant amount of crack cocaine, cash, firearms, […]

SGT WES ROMMEL DISPLAYS GANG SHIRT (PHOTO JGJ)
LOCAL NEWS

WPS STREET CRIME UNIT DEALS BLOW TO MANITOBA WARRIORS STREET GANG

In April 2013, members of the Winnipeg Police Service Street Crime Unit initiated Project Falling Star, a lengthy investigation targeting members of the Manitoba Warriors Street Gang. The Manitoba Warriors have been known to promote illicit drug sales and commit acts of violence linked to the territorial disputes related to drug […]

WINNIPEG MURDER SCENE (PHOTO JGJ)
LOCAL NEWS

HOMICIDE UNIT WORKING OSBORNE STREET BRIDGE MURDER

On January 24, 2014, at approximately 11:30 pm, members of the Winnipeg Police Service were dispatched to the area of the Osborne Street Bridge regarding the report of an assault. On arrival Officers found two (2) injured adult males who were both transported to Hospital in critical condition.  One of […]

IP GANGSTER (FB)
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Project Guillotine – Police Operation Quietly Destroys Gang Infrastructure

Cold blooded execution style murders, attempt murders, vicious stabbings, beatings and drive by shootings. These are but a small sampling of gang related crimes solved as a result of the efforts of committed Police investigators working Project Guillotine. It all started in February of 2009 when members of a northern […]