Month: September 2017

Predictable End for Gangster with Gun
LOCAL NEWS POLICE USE OF FORCE

Predictable End for Gangster with Gun

It was a predictable ending for a Winnipeg gangster shot and killed by members of the Winnipeg Police Service on Wednesday. In reality, we should be surprised it hasn’t happened sooner. Is there any reason we shouldn’t expect it to happen again…and soon? We saw it coming. The proliferation of […]

Police Make Multiple Arrests in Ranville Homicide
LOCAL NEWS

Police Make Multiple Arrests in Ranville Homicide

  On September 6, 2017, the WPS announced multiple arrests in the stabbing death of eighteen (18) year old Tyler William Ranville. On August 18, 2017, at 11:15 p.m., members of the Winnipeg Police Service patrolling in the area of Sargent Avenue and McMicken Street were flagged down regarding the […]

Police Officers Random Act of Kindness Starts “Virtual” Shitstorm
EDITORIALS

Police Officers Random Act of Kindness Starts “Virtual” Shitstorm

A police officer buys an Indigenous woman a meal in a random act of kindness and a “virtual” shit storm ensues. Sound strange? It all started innocently enough. It was our 21st wedding anniversary and my wife wanted to treat me to a new and original dining experience. We planned […]