Author: James G Jewell

THE EVOLUTION OF LAW – You Have the Right to Google
LAW & ORDER

THE EVOLUTION OF LAW – You Have the Right to Google

The world of Law Enforcement just took a giant leap in evolution. Judge H. A. Lamoureux of the Provincial Court of Alberta recently considered a case revolving around an accused persons right to access the internet to facilitate their constitutional right to be provided a reasonable opportunity to contact counsel. […]

MILOSLAV KAPSIK – The Definition of Overkill
EDITORIALS

MILOSLAV KAPSIK – The Definition of Overkill

When you supervise murder cases for a living there are a few things you just have to accept.  The first one, murders often happen at inconvenient times. Times like March 21, 2010 at 12:04 am. A time when most folks are snuggled in their warm beds in deep slumber.  It […]

WPS SET TO EVOLVE INTO WORLD OF SOCIAL MEDIA
LOCAL NEWS

WPS SET TO EVOLVE INTO WORLD OF SOCIAL MEDIA

It appears the Winnipeg Police Service is starting preparations to enter into the world of social media. Police in Murder City have bucked national trends and have maintained an extremely low profile in the social networking world. On Friday, world wide police forces were using social media to engage the […]

WPS SEIZE $1.5 MILLION GROW OP
LOCAL NEWS

WPS SEIZE $1.5 MILLION GROW OP

Winnipeg Police Officers took down a $1.5 million dollar marijuana grow operation from a Lindenwoods home Wednesday. A search warrant was executed at a home in the first 100-block of cul-de-sac Castlebury Court March 21. Once inside, police found 1,360 marijuana plants, worth $1,523,200 if sold on the street. They […]

WPS OFFICERS “SNARE FOX”
LOCAL NEWS

WPS OFFICERS “SNARE FOX”

Between January & March 2013 a male suspect participated in a crime spree involving the theft and attempted theft of several vehicles and licence plates. On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 2:00 am, WPS members were dispatched to a restaurant in the 1400 block of Henderson Highway regarding a commercial […]

COMMUNITY ALERT – Robbery Suspect
LOCAL NEWS

COMMUNITY ALERT – Robbery Suspect

The Winnipeg Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a wanted male, 33 year old, Roy Samuel WILLIAMS.  The investigation pertains to a financial robbery that occurred on December 20, 2012 in the area of the 1500 block of Kenaston Boulevard. The incident occurred at 6:50 pm and included […]

WPS COPS FOR KIDS – True Community Commitment
COPS FOR KIDS

WPS COPS FOR KIDS – True Community Commitment

The Winnipeg Cops for Kids Bicycle relay team is a true representation of the best in community commitment and charitable giving.  A charitable undertaking in support of the Children’s Wish Foundation that spans over eighteen (18) years of extraordinary dedication to a great and worthy cause. The relay team was […]

CONSTABLE PETER JOHN O’KANE
THE FALLEN

CONSTABLE PETER JOHN O’KANE

Peter John O’Kane was born on June 16th, 1970 in Belfast, Ireland and immigrated to Canada in 1974. He died on November 21st, 2012 from injuries sustained in an off duty accident. Peter grew up in St Francois Xavier and attended St Paul’s High School in Elie prior to completing […]