Tag: Mike McIntyre

RCMP National Report Cover
EDITORIALS

And Justice for All- Or Maybe Not

I’m hoping I wasn’t the only person sickened by a Mike McIntyre crime story published in the Winnipeg Free Press this morning. It’s hard not to be concerned when you catch a headline that reads, “Convicted Winnipeg rapist won’t go to jail.” The story is just another example of the many depraved, […]

COPS VS GANGSTERS – A Real Life Drama Unfolds in a Winnipeg Courtroom
EDITORIALS

COPS VS GANGSTERS – A Real Life Drama Unfolds in a Winnipeg Courtroom

Did Provincial Court Judge Rob Finlayson cross the line when he drew a comparison between gang members wearing colours and police officers sporting uniforms in a Winnipeg court room? Retired Winnipeg Police Service Homicide Unit Sergeant Tom Anderson thinks so; “Judge Rob Finlayson equates the Crown, asking for removal of gangsters […]

Perception vs Reality – Angels vs Demons †
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Perception vs Reality – Angels vs Demons †

After working almost three decades in Law Enforcement I’m rarely surprised when I hear or read stories that dilute the truth or sacrifice reality out of an apparent need to publish politically correct versions of news worthy events. I don’t think many people would disagree when I suggest the media can […]

CRIME SCENE EVIDENCE (PHOTO JGJ)
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MURDER CITY TAKES HIATUS – New Normal or Calm Before the Storm?

It’s been a relatively quiet forty-five (45) days since the Winnipeg Police Homicide Unit was called out to investigate a murder. The last reporter murder occurred on May 18, 2014, when Marion Dean Laronde (33) years of Winnipeg was killed in what Police called a domestic dispute.  Laronde was allegedly killed by a […]

SEX, HOOKERS & THE THIN BLUE LINE
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SEX, HOOKERS & THE THIN BLUE LINE

It didn’t take long for Winnipeg’s elite crime reporting duo to dig up the dirt regarding the criminal charges laid against Winnipeg Police Officer Remi Van Den Driessche (39). Yesterday, the WPS announced the Officer was charged with nine (9) serious crimes that include; Sexual Assault Breach of Trust x […]

BAD DNA, GUNS & A HOCKEY STICK – A Winnipeg Story
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BAD DNA, GUNS & A HOCKEY STICK – A Winnipeg Story

How does a retiring NYPD veteran, bad DNA, a Glock 9 mil and a hockey stick all combine to result in the senseless killing of three (3) innocent people on the mean streets of Winnipeg? Crime reporter Mike McIntyre put a few pieces of the puzzle together this weekend in […]

JOHNSON FAMILY RESIDENCE (RCMP HANDOUT)
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CYCLE OF VIOLENCE ON BLOODVEIN FIRST NATION APPALLING – Dysfunctional Community in Need of Intervention

“Bloodshed besets Bloodvein.” The story was a recent collaboration published in the Winnipeg Free Press by crime reporters Mike McIntyre & James Turner.  The article featured details regarding the disturbing deaths of Cliff Malnyk (52) and Timothy Goosehead (31) who were recently murdered on the Bloodvein First Nation.   Malynk was […]

WPS CUFFS, BADGE & SHOULDER FLASH
LOCAL NEWS

THE POLICE INSIDER – Year in Review

“A good leader can engage in a debate frankly and thoroughly, knowing that at the end he and the other side must be closer, and thus emerge stronger.  You don’t have that idea when you are arrogant, superficial and uniformed.” Nelson Mandela When I launched The Police Insider on April […]