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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 Still Seeking Murder Suspect – Two Young Offenders Nabbed
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Police Still Seeking Murder Suspect – Two Young Offenders Nabbed

On March 23, 2017, the Winnipeg Police Service issued a press release announcing the arrest of a young offender charged in a February north end killing. On February 6, 2017 at 11:15 p.m., police and EMS responded to the 500 block of Magnus Avenue regarding an injured man. Upon arrival, […]

Police Crack Case – Warrants Issued
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Police Crack Case – Warrants Issued

The Winnipeg Police Service Homicide Unit has charged a fourteen (14) year old-young offender and issued arrest warrants to two alleged killers in a recent murder case. On February 6, 2017 at 11:15 p.m., police and EMS responded to the 500 block of Magnus Avenue regarding an injured man. Upon arrival, police […]

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Court Ruling Reinforces “Child Soldier” Gang Strategy

A recent Court of Queens Bench ruling plays directly into the strategy employed by the elder statesmen who run Winnipeg street gangs. That strategy – use child soldiers to do the gangs heavy lifting. That heavy lifting involves guarding crack shacks, doing drive by shootings, participating in assaults, protecting gang turf and, of […]

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WPS INVESTIGATION SHUTS DOWN DRUG DEN – Collars 12 Year Old Crack Dealer

The Winnipeg Police Service conducted a media release today indicating they recently became involved in an ongoing investigation regarding illicit drug trafficking activities at a residence in the 500 block of Langside Street.  As a result, a Controlled Drug & Substances Act (CDSA) Search Warrant was obtained. On Wednesday, August […]

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PIZZA HOTLINE KILLER GETS MAX SENTENCE

On Tuesday, July 30, 2013, Provincial Court Judge Rocky Pollack dropped the hammer on the Pizza Hotline killer giving him the maximum sentence allowable for a young offender being sentenced as an adult. The teen killer was sentenced to seven (7) years incarceration for the role he played in the […]

GUN TOTING TEEN GANGSTER SCORES SIX YEAR SENTENCE
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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 adult sentence of six (6) years incarceration Monday morning from Judge Lee Ann Martin for a November 2011 gang initiation Robbery spree that saw him […]

WPS DETECTIVES COLLAR PROLIFIC SCAMMERS!
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WPS DETECTIVES COLLAR PROLIFIC SCAMMERS!

On Tuesday, May 21, 2013 between 12:00 am & 4:00 am, several vehicles in the Fort Rouge / East Fort Garry areas of the City were broken into and contents stolen. At approximately 4:00 am, members of the WPS located two (2) males in the area of Stafford St & […]