Tag: Gangsters

LOCAL NEWS

GAIN BUILDS COMPELLING CASE FOR GANG EXIT PROGRAM – Funding Deemed Major Roadblock

Guns, knives, crack shacks, crack lines, hookers and turf. Murders, Attempt Murders, Shootings, Assaults, Kidnappings, Illicit Drug Trafficking, Break and Enters, Thefts. Incarceration, Life Sentences, […]

LOCAL NEWS

GUN TOTING TEEN GANGSTER SCORES SIX YEAR SENTENCE

Kelsey Houle (17) is now a reluctant poster boy for young offenders who get “big boy time” for doing “big boy crime.” Houle received an […]

LOCAL NEWS

WPS HOMICIDE UNIT SOLVES DEVASCONCELOS KILLING

On June 2, 2013 at approximately 9:10 am, members of the WPS responded to the rear of the 200 block of Dumoulin Street regarding the […]

EDITORIALS LOCAL NEWS

Sid ‘Vicious” Letandre – The Back Story

I’ve written several stories about the “false promise of gang life.” The Sidney Letandre story is a text-book example, in fact, no other story captures […]

EDITORIALS

GANG EXIT STRATEGY 101

The WPS Homicide Unit investigates several gang related murders every year.  In 2013, Winnipeg has already recorded two such killings; February 15 – William Moar […]

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 […]

LOCAL NEWS

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 […]