Month: June 2016

David Sanderson (Handout)
LOCAL NEWS

Charges Laid in Arson Related Homicide – Man and Woman Face Charges in Horrific Killing

Members of the Winnipeg Police Service Homicide Unit have laid charges in our most recent case of human depravity. On June 22, 2016, at approximately 3:40 a.m., EMS personnel responded to a residence in the 300 block of Aberdeen Avenue regarding a fire. Upon arrival, a fifty (50) year old man […]

Police Provide Update on Killings
EDITORIALS LOCAL NEWS

Police Provide Update on Killings

The WPS Homicide Unit has made progress but still has work to do after catching murder cases on consecutive days. On June 22, 2016, at approximately 3:40 a.m., EMS personnel responded to a residence in the 300 block of Aberdeen Avenue regarding a fire. Police reported a fifty (50) year […]

Police Spokesman Constable Jason Michalyshyn
LOCAL NEWS

Police Investigate Furby Street Homicide – Respites Over

Ask any experienced homicide investigator and they’ll tell you it’s virtually impossible to predict murder rates, trends or spikes in any large urban centre. After experiencing forty-one (41) days of relative calm, Winnipeg Police Homicide Unit investigators find themselves investigating back to back killings in Murder City. On June 22, 2016, […]

Homicide Unit Investigating Death – Police Await Autopsy Results
LOCAL NEWS

Homicide Unit Investigating Death – Police Await Autopsy Results

On June 22, 2016, at approximately 3:40 a.m., EMS personnel responded to a residence in the 300 block of Aberdeen Avenue regarding a fire. Police report a fifty (50) year old man was removed from the home and transported to hospital in critical condition. The man has since succumbed to […]

Richard Daniel Wolfe (RCMP)
EDITORIALS

The Wolfe Brothers – Founding Fathers or Forgettable Street Thugs?

I’ve watched with interest as respected journalists debate the relevance of infamous Indian Posse Street Gang founding fathers Richard Daniel Wolfe and his brother Daniel Richard Wolfe. Globe and Mail reporter Joe Friesen, author of the book, “The Ballad of Danny Wolfe,” wrote a detailed account of the life and criminal exploits […]