Tag: City of Winnipeg Homicide Stats

Police Issue Warrant for Suspect – Request Public’s Assistance
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Police Issue Warrant for Suspect – Request Public’s Assistance

On Tuesday, October 3, 2017, the Winnipeg Police Service issued a press release seeking the public’s assistance locating a suspect in a recent homicide investigation. Police identified the man as Jason Scott Woodhouse (23) of Winnipeg and described him as Indigenous, 6 feet tall, 300 pounds with short black hair […]

Police Make Multiple Arrests in Ranville Homicide
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Police Make Multiple Arrests in Ranville Homicide

  On September 6, 2017, the WPS announced multiple arrests in the stabbing death of eighteen (18) year old Tyler William Ranville. On August 18, 2017, at 11:15 p.m., members of the Winnipeg Police Service patrolling in the area of Sargent Avenue and McMicken Street were flagged down regarding the […]

WPS Crime Scene Investigator (Photo JGJ)
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Stabbing Morphs into Homicide – Young Man Succumbs to Injuries

On August 18, 2017, at 11:15 p.m., members of the Winnipeg Police Service patrolling in the area of Sargent Avenue and McMicken Street were flagged down regarding the report of an injured man. Officers located an adult male who was determined to be suffering from stab wounds. The man was […]

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Police Investigating Fort Richmond Homicide – August a Deadly Month

The Winnipeg Police Service’s Homicide Unit is being stretched after catching another murder case in what has been a very busy month in River City. On August 13, 2017, at 10:00 p.m., police were alerted to sounds of a possible assault in the 100 block of Killarney Ave in the […]

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Youth Offenders Inflating Homicide Numbers After Year Long Respite

If you pay any attention to crime in River City you may have noticed a disturbing trend. Young Offenders are back in the homicide mix after a year-long respite in 2016, a year where not one young person was charged with the ultimate crime in the City of Winnipeg. Thus […]

Police ID Latest Murder Victim
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Police ID Latest Murder Victim

On Saturday, July 29, 2017, the Winnipeg Police Service issued a media release providing the identity of a man killed in a recent Point Douglas stabbing. On July 27, 2017 at 7:45 p.m., police were dispatched to a residence in the 100 block of Euclid Avenue regarding the report of […]

Police Investigating Point Douglas Homicide – Two Stabbed, One Dead
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Police Investigating Point Douglas Homicide – Two Stabbed, One Dead

Members of the Winnipeg Police Service Homicide Unit are busy working a Point Douglas stabbing that claimed a twenty-nine year old man’s life. On July 27, 2017 at 7:45 p.m., emergency response personnel were dispatched to a residence in the 100 block of Euclid Avenue regarding the report of an […]

Homicide Unit Investigating North End Murder – Gun Violence Escalating in River City
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Homicide Unit Investigating North End Murder – Gun Violence Escalating in River City

If you haven’t noticed a proliferation of gun violence in our City then you haven’t been paying much attention. The rise in gun crime isn’t solely restricted to the homicide numbers. It seems more and more police press releases are describing dangerous encounters WPS members are having with armed suspects […]