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The Tina Fontaine Aftermath – Where do we go from here?

The reaction was heartbreaking, painful and visceral. Raymond Cormier found not guilty of killing Tina Fontaine. “How could it be?” A question so many have […]

Boushie Case Exposes Cracks in Leadership
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Boushie Case Exposes Cracks in Leadership

I like a good murder mystery. The Colten Boushie case was anything but. There was never a question regarding who killed Mr. Boushie. Gerald Stanley […]

Raymond Joseph Cormier (53) WPS Handout
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Police Solve Fontaine Murder – Rabid Dogs, Exploitation & Revolving Doors

Police have arrested and charged a no-account habitual-criminal in connection with the high-profile killing of Winnipeg teenager Tina Fontaine (15). Fontaine’s body was pulled from the murky […]

Why Police Keep People in the Dark – “Hold-back” Vital in High-stakes Investigations
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Why Police Keep People in the Dark – “Hold-back” Vital in High-stakes Investigations

It was one of the hardest things I had to do as a supervisor working in the Winnipeg Police Service’s Homicide Unit. The need to […]

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#MMIW Protestors – Time to Re-calibrate

I’ve followed the #rinelleharper assault case with great interest. That interest peaked yesterday when a Caroline Barghout tweet left me scratching my head. A “protest” organized […]

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Cutting Cops with a Dull Knife – Common Sense the First Casualty

I just spent half an hour or so looking for snappy quotes about a man wearing too many hats. I didn’t find any. That didn’t […]

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The #MMIW Smokescreen – Separating the Wheat from the Chaff

The calls for a #MMIW (Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women) National Inquiry continues to evolve. Last week, Winnipeg City Council unanimously passed a motion in support of […]

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The Tina Fontaine Sideshow – The Blame Game Begins

Winnipeg Police Chief Devon Clunis called a press conference this morning and announced the WPS has initiated an internal investigation into the conduct of two (2) […]