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The Killing of Kindness – The Elizabeth Lafantaisie Murder Investigation Part II – “Cloudy Waters”

Friday, February 25, 2011 The next day we started work at 7:00 am sharp. As is the normal procedure, the day started with a full briefing with all investigators.  During the briefing all investigative tasks and results were thoroughly reviewed.  These are the sessions that can make or break a […]

COPS & JOURNOS – Oil & Water
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COPS & JOURNOS – Oil & Water

There’s going to be a big white elephant in the room on November 3rd at 5:30 pm at the Millennium Library’s Carol Shields Auditorium. That big white elephant is me. That’s because I’m taking a workshop for citizen journalists sponsored by the Community News Commons (CNC), an online news hub authored […]

THINK BEFORE YOU DRINK – A Sobering Message From the RCMP
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THINK BEFORE YOU DRINK – A Sobering Message From the RCMP

The RCMP issued a public awareness message today encouraging people to “think before they drink.” After thirty-eight (38) years on the job, RCMP Selkirk Traffic Services Officer Sergeant Larry Dalman has seen a lot.  The veteran officer can easily remember many cases over the years where lives were taken and […]

B&E ARTIST COLLARED BY K9 & AIR1
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B&E ARTIST COLLARED BY K9 & AIR1

On Sunday, May 12, 2013, just after 1:30 am, WPS members were dispatched to the 1000 block of McIvor Ave regarding the report of a Break & Enter. On arrival, officers met with a home owner who advised she had scared off two (2) males who broke into her attached […]

MURDER MADNESS – Life is Cheap in Friendly Manitoba
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MURDER MADNESS – Life is Cheap in Friendly Manitoba

I’m not sure who it was that coined the phrase, “You can’t put a price on a human life,” but whoever it was, they were dead wrong. You can definitely put a price on a human life in Manitoba.  The value of Natasha Linda Moar’s (21) life equated to a […]

WPS PIO CST JASON MICHALYSHEN
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Street Crimes Unit Smashes Mad Cowz Street Gang

On Monday, April 29, 2013, WPS PIO (Public Information Officer) Constable Jason Michalyshen & Street Crimes Unit Staff Sergeant Max Waddell conducted a media release announcing the results of Project Recall, a proactive investigation into the illicit drug trafficking activities of the Mad Cow street gang. In February 2013, members […]

DISTRICT 3 DETECTIVES PUT ROBBERY SUSPECTS ON ICE
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DISTRICT 3 DETECTIVES PUT ROBBERY SUSPECTS ON ICE

On February 10, 2013 at approximately 11:00 p.m., a 46-year-old male victim was confronted by several suspects after parking his vehicle in a garage located in the 300 block of McAdam Avenue. The suspects threatened the victim and forced him into his car then proceeded to drive to a nearby […]

JOHN ADAM CURWIN
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ROCK MACHINE GANGSTER GETS TICKET TO CLUB FED

High ranking Rock Machine gangster John Adam Curwin (31) plead guilty to multiple charges of firearm and drug trafficking yesterday and promptly received a nine and a half (9 1/2) year sentence.  The sentence came as a result of a plea bargain deal and is in addition to time already […]