Month: December 2017

Joy to the World – Maybe Not So Much for Police, Fire and EMS Workers
EDITORIALS

Joy to the World – Maybe Not So Much for Police, Fire and EMS Workers

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse… In reality, a lot of terrible shit goes down over the Holidays in the violent crime and murder capital of Canada. While most people view Christmas as a peaceful, joyous time […]

Spike in Youth Involved Homicide Largely Ignored
EDITORIALS

Spike in Youth Involved Homicide Largely Ignored

If a tree falls in the forest and no ones around to hear it, does it make a sound? If youth involved homicide in Winnipeg spikes and the media doesn’t bother to report it, does anyone care? That’s a question we need to ask ourselves given that we’ve seen what […]

Police Investigate Murder – One Deceased, One Critical
LOCAL NEWS

Police Investigate Murder – One Deceased, One Critical

After a period of relative calm, members of the Winnipeg Police Service’s Homicide Unit suddenly find themselves working a case of bloodletting that very nearly morphed into a double murder investigation. On December 13, 2017, at approximately 2:35 a.m., EMS personnel responded to the 100 block of Charles Walk regarding […]