Author: James G Jewell

WINNIPEG GANG MEMBERS – Exit Stage Right
VICTIM'S CORNER

WINNIPEG GANG MEMBERS – Exit Stage Right

Getting into a street gang in Winnipeg is not all that difficult, getting out is the hard part.  In fact, getting out of a street gang can be an extremely dangerous and scary proposition.  That’s all going to change if the people working for GAIN (Gang Action Interagency Network) and […]

THE ELUSIVE TRUTH – Winnipeg’s Crime Problem
EDITORIALS

THE ELUSIVE TRUTH – Winnipeg’s Crime Problem

Call it what you want, the elusive truth, the inconvenient truth or just call it the plain truth. Winnipeg is not a safe City. I’m not even sure why the subject is being debated.  Statistics Canada should have added some clarity to the issue when they designated our City as […]

WPS TEAM WORK NETS HIGH SPEED OFFENDER
LOCAL NEWS

WPS TEAM WORK NETS HIGH SPEED OFFENDER

Police spokesman Constable Jason Michalyshen credits “excellent team work” for the arrest of a forty (40) year old offender who took WPS Patrol Officers on a high-speed chase. On April 9, 2013 at 2:20 am, Police Officers observed a traffic violation involving a red Cadillac with several occupants who were […]

CITY OF WPG – Help Wanted Spin Doctors Please Apply
LOCAL NEWS

CITY OF WPG – Help Wanted Spin Doctors Please Apply

WPS PIO Cst Jason Michalyshen announced today that since early April 2013, members of the WPS have responded to several strong-arm robbery incidents at various locations in Winnipeg.  These locations include Downtown, Osborne Village and the West End.  (This announcement undoubtedly sent crime stat spin doctors at City Hall into […]

PIO CST JASON MICHALYSHEN
LOCAL NEWS

MARTHA STREET MURDER – City Records Homicide #4 – 2013

On Sunday, March 31, 2013 at approximately 2:00 am, WPS members and EMS personnel responded to the 100 block of Martha Street regarding the report of an assault. Upon arrival, an injured male was located and subsequently transported from the scene in critical condition as a result of being stabbed […]

BRAZEN LANGSIDE  MURDER – Gang Related Say Police
LOCAL NEWS

BRAZEN LANGSIDE MURDER – Gang Related Say Police

WPS (PIO) Police Information Officer Jason Michalyshen has confirmed what The Police Insider suspected all along. The murder of Nigel Dixon is now believed to be “gang related”. In a news conference, the WPS spokesperson released the following statement; “Police believe that the victims were walking in the area when they […]

DANIEL ANDREW CAMPBELL
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EVIL IS AS EVIL DOES

Daniel Andrew Campbell (23) finds himself in a bit of a jam. He’s facing a potential “dangerous offender” designation pending the results of an evaluation to be performed by Ontario forensic psychiatrist Dr Philip Klassen.  Such a finding would mean that Campbell would receive an indeterminate sentence and remain behind […]

THOMAS BRINE – Accused Grandmother Killer Stands Trial
LOCAL NEWS

THOMAS BRINE – Accused Grandmother Killer Stands Trial

The preliminary hearing into tragic killing of Elizabeth Lafantaisie commenced today at the Law Courts building at 408 York Ave.  The seventy-three (73) year old great-grandmother was found slain in the trunk of her car in February of 2011. Thomas Anthony Joseph Brine-27 yrs, stands charged with 1st Degree Murder […]