The following is the RCMP report to September 6, 2023. This reporting period, police responded to the following calls for service.
- 7 traffic violations
- 9 provincial statute (Mental Health Act, Fire Prevention Act, Coroner's Act, 911 Act)
- 5 common police activities (alarms, suspicious persons/vehicles, assistance to general public)
- 12 crimes against property
- 4 other criminal code
- 4 crimes against persons
- 1 impaired investigation
PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT:
Just a reminder that RCMP DO NOT do child abuse and adult abuse registry checks. RCMP is responsible for criminal record checks and vulnerable sector checks. You require a vulnerable sector check if you are in a position of trust. You must present to the detachment when applying for a vulnerable sector check.
Position of Trust means a paid or voluntary position dealing with vulnerable people. Vulnerable people may include children, youth, the elderly, people with physical, developmental, emotional, social, or other disabilities, people who are addicted or dependent on addictive substances, and people who have been the victim of a crime or an accident.
Applicants who require a Vulnerable Sector Check from their organization must present themselves in person and provide written consent in order for the checks to be conducted.
Proper identification must be produced and recorded on the application: a government issued photo identification for the Primary Document, and a secondary document which verifies the Primary identification.
YOUTH CRIMINAL RECORD CHECKS
Criminal record checks cannot be done on youth unless working in Government. It has been established that non-provincially or municipally run summer camps and pools, public/private schools including colleges/universities are not government employers.
August 29, 2023
Police assisted Sheriff's Department in Boissevain.
Police received a report of credit card fraud in Killarney. The matter is being investigated.
Police received a report of crypto currency fraud in Baldur. The matter is under investigation.
Police were dispatched through 911 to a combine on fire in the Deloraine area. No injuries and nothing suspicious.
Police received a report of a disturbance in Killarney. The matter was unfounded.
August 30, 2023
Police received a 911 call from Lake Metigoshe. There was no answer on call back. Police attended and a door was open. Residence cleared. Police followed up with the homeowner who was skeptical it was police on the other end and would not give any information. The homeowner was asked to call the Boissevain RCMP number but no call was made.
Police received multiple complaints in Boissevain regarding a vehicle being unregistered and on public parking lots or roads. Police check on vehicle was unregistered. The vehicle was towed.
August 31, 2023
Police received a report of a loud party on Broadway Street in Killarney. Police spoke with the homeowner and the party was shut down.
Police received a report of identity fraud in Minto. All the appropriate steps were taken. Insufficient evidence to proceed.
Police were dispatched through 911 of a vehicle fire in the Brenda-Waskada area, possible alcohol involvement. Police attended the scene and check on all parties-vehicle was destroyed by fire. There was insufficient evidence to proceed.
Police received a report of a theft from a vehicle in Killarney. The matter is under investigation.
Police were asked to do a well-being check in Killarney. Everyone located safe.
Police received an anonymous call stating that a male is drinking at the bar in Hartney and may drive intoxicated. No further information. Police were en-route when called away to priority call.
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in Baldur.
RCMP received a call of a noise complaint on Laurier Avenue in Killarney. Police were unable to attend due to another call.
September 1, 2023
Police received a report of a break and enter in the RM of Boissevain-Morton. Matter is under investigation.
Police received a report of a stolen wallet in Ninette. The debit card was used at a business in the area. The matter is being investigated.
Police received a report of harassment in the RM of Cartwright-Roblin. The matter was unfounded due to the offense not meeting the criminal code as it was swearing and name calling.
RCMP received a call of a dog running loose in the campground in Killarney and they were afraid for the children. The dog was taken back to the owner's residence.
September 2, 2023
Police received a report of disobeying a court order in Ninette. The matter is under investigation.
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in the RM of Prairie Lakes.
September 3, 2023
Police received a report of uttering threats in Deloraine. The matter was unfounded.
Police assisted with a matter under the Family Orders and Agreements Enforcement Act in Belmont.
September 5, 2023
Police received a report of harassment in Cartwright. Matter is under investigation and information was given regarding obtaining a peace bond.
Reminder: It is important to report ALL thefts, stolen or lost property to police in a timely fashion so that it can be followed up on by police.
If you have any information about these crimes or any other crimes, please contact the RCMP Office or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Police continue to remind residents to never provide personal information such as birth dates, SIN numbers, credit card numbers, or e-mail address to parties you do not know. If you feel that you have been contacted by a fraudulent source, please contact police or Canadian AntiFraud Center immediately for further instructions on what you can do. Canadian Antifraud Centre can be reached directly at 1-888-495-8501, however also report same to the local detachment.
We would like to advise that the business hours of operation at the Killarney Detachment are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday to Friday.
Boissevain Detachment business hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday to Friday.
RCMP WOULD LIKE TO REMIND THE PUBLIC TO USE THE POLICE EMERGENCY LINE FOR YOUR LOCAL OFFICE (204) 523-7255 or 911. The administration line may not be checked until the following day or possibly the Monday following a weekend. Members may be in another community or on the road.
DO NOT LEAVE A MESSAGE IF YOU REQUIRE IMMEDIATE POLICE ASSISTANCE, YOU MUST DIAL 204-523-7255 (Killarney), 204-534-7261 (Boissevain), 204-747-2575 (Deloraine) OR 911 TO HAVE A POLICE OFFICER RESPOND TO YOU. This will dispatch an officer without dispatching ambulance and fire unless required.