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WPS SET TO EVOLVE INTO WORLD OF SOCIAL MEDIA
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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
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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”
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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
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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 […]

COMMUNITY ALERT
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COMMUNITY ALERT

On Friday, February 15, 2013 at approximately 0200 hrs, members of the WPS were dispatched to a business located in the area of Main St and Broadway Ave. Upon arrival, attending officers located a male suffering from a gunshot wound who subsequently succumbed to his injuries. The victim was identified […]

COMMUNITY ALERT
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COMMUNITY ALERT

  The Manitoba Integrated High Risk Sex Offender Unit (MIHRSOU) is a joint forces unit of the Winnipeg Police Service and the RCMP.  MIHRSOU previously informed the public about Winston George THOMAS, 35 years old.  THOMAS was released from Headinley Correctional Centre on February 24, 2013.  THOMAS is considered a […]

WPA DONATES $30,000 TO CHF
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WPA DONATES $30,000 TO CHF

MARCH 14, 2013 WPA President Mike Sutherland joins VP George Van Mackelbergh in presenting a $30,000 cheque to Kasen Andrushko-10 yrs, on behalf of the Children Hospital Foundation.  These charitable funds were raised from the annual Police Officers Ball. The WPA and its members have now generated over $400,000.00. in […]