Tag: The Police Insider

EDITORIALS

Addiction, Homelessness, Poverty – Revelations in Recent Homicide

I’ve been reporting on a common theme lately. The theme centers on the revelation that Winnipeg is Dying. I largely attribute the awakening to a […]

LOCAL NEWS

Police Investigating Pritchard Murder – Guns, Drugs or Gangs?

The Winnipeg Police Service Homicide Unit is in the middle of yet another north-end murder investigation. On August 22, 2019, at approximately 9:30 a.m., EMS […]

LOCAL NEWS

Assault Morphs into Manslaughter – Homicide #26

On August 16, 2019, at approximately 5:20 p.m., emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of Tylehurst┬áStreet and Wolseley Avenue West regarding the report of […]

EDITORIALS

Mayor Offside with Attack on Police Pensions

It was but a few weeks ago Chief Danny Smyth held an unprecedented news conference to sound the alarm regarding his concern for the mental […]

EDITORIALS

WPS Stock Tumbles – No Time for Blamegame

Imagine the CEO of a publicly-traded company attending the annual shareholders meeting and delivering the news the companies stock was in free-fall. Then imagine the […]

LOCAL NEWS

Police Lay Charges in Murder of Winnipeg Woman

On Wednesday, July 31, 2019, the Winnipeg Police Service issued a press release announcing an arrest in the murder of Lise Danais (51) of Winnipeg. […]

EDITORIALS

Police Chief Rings Alarm in Unprecedented Call to Action

It’s not every day that a Canadian Police Chief holds a press conference to express feelings of despair, concern, and frustration, but that’s precisely what […]