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WPS SHOULDER FLASHES
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WPS Officer Faces Criminal Charges

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013, the WPS announced that Sergeant Richard Sierhuis-47 years, a twenty-four (24) year veteran, has been charged with Fraud Over $5,000 x 7, Passing Wares or Services, and drive an unregistered vehicle under the Highway Traffic Act. All allegations involve off duty conduct. Sierhuis was released […]

BRAZEN LANGSIDE KILLER ON THE LOOSE – The Clocks’s Ticking on the First 48
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BRAZEN LANGSIDE KILLER ON THE LOOSE – The Clocks’s Ticking on the First 48

I worked my first homicide case today, that is, as a crime reporter. After retiring from the Police Service after a twenty-six (26) year career, eight (8) years of which were dedicated to working Homicide cases, I was about find out what it was like working a case from the […]

LANGSIDE MURDER – Shots Fired Turn into Homicide #4
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LANGSIDE MURDER – Shots Fired Turn into Homicide #4

Winnipeg Police PIO (Public Information Officer) Constable Eric Hofley confirmed Homicide Investigators are working 2013 Murder Case #4 after Police responded to a call reporting shots fired in the 500 block of Langside Street shortly after 4:00 pm on Tuesday. When Police arrived at the scene they located an adult male and female, […]

SHOTS FIRED – Bullets Fly on Langside Street
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SHOTS FIRED – Bullets Fly on Langside Street

WPS officers flooded into the area of 500 Langside Street on Tuesday afternoon responding to reports of a shooting. Media reports indicate that a woman in her mid twenties was carried from a residence on a stretcher and loaded into an ambulance.  Other reports indicate a male victim had also […]

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COMMUNITY ALERT – Indecent Act

On Monday, April 1, 2013 at approximately 9:00 am, a twenty-three (23) year old female was in a Portage Ave sky walk when she passed a male who was committing an indecent act.  The female was able to leave the area and report the incident. The suspect is described as: […]

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WPS DRUG ARREST

DRUG ARREST On Saturday, March 30, 2013 at approximately 2:00 pm WPS Patrol Units conducted a routine traffic stop in the area of Henderson Highway & Leighton Ave.  During the t-stop officers observed what appeared to be a quantity of drugs and subsequently arrested a twenty-eight (28) male. The vehicle […]

WPS SEIZE WEAPONS CACHE
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WPS SEIZE WEAPONS CACHE

On February, 26, 2013 WPS members arrested and charged a 54 year old Winnipeg man with Uttering Threats and various firearm offences including possession of a firearm while prohibited.  During the incident a shot gun was seized. An investigation into the firearm was initiated by the EDS Detectives, the National […]

WPS HOCKEY TEAM – Scoring Big for Charity
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WPS HOCKEY TEAM – Scoring Big for Charity

The Winnipeg Police Service is known for having some of the best hockey talent in Canadian Law Enforcement.  They’re also know for their philanthropy. In November of 2012 WPS hockey team members organized an event called Goals for Dreams Hockey Challenge.  The game featured the WPS Patrolmen Hockey Club who […]