The following is the RCMP report to November 21, 2017. This reporting period, police responded to the following calls for service.

- 3 traffic violations

- 3 traffic accidents

- 5 provincial statute (Mental Health Act, Fire Prevention Act, Coroner's Act, 911 Act)

- 7 common police activities (alarms, suspicious persons/vehicles, assistance to general public)

- 5 crimes against property

- 3 other criminal code

- 1 impaired driver

- 3 crimes against person

BOISSEVAIN OFFICE CLOSURE: Please be advised that due to maternity leave, the office in Boissevain will be without an administrative assistant until a temporary replacement is security cleared. Anyone needing criminal record checks can attend Killarney Detachment or if a member is in Boissevain, they can assist with the paperwork. Criminal record checks may take up to 3 weeks due to shortages.

November 14, 2017

Police received a report of mischief in Boissevain when a truck was damaged. The matter is under investigation.

Police received a report of failing to comply with a probation order in Deloraine. The matter is being investigated.

November 15, 2017

Police were called out to a 911 hangup call in Deloraine when a male grabbed the phone away and said "false alarm, everything is good here." Police attended the residence and met with both occupants who advised they had an argument but there was no violence and denied any further issues.

Police were dispatched to a two-vehicle accident on Broadway Avenue in Killarney. One vehicle was hit while crossing a 4-way stop. No injuries were sustained. One male driver was charged with Drive without a licence, making a false statement and proceed before it is safe to do so. A female passenger was charged with for making a false statement.

Police were dispatched to a fire in the RM of Prairie Lakes. The fire was localized to a small shed. No injuries. Fire department advised that it was most likely electrical in nature and not suspicious.

November 16, 2017

Police received a report of an assault in Killarney. One male was arrested, charged with assault and released on an undertaking to appear in court at a later date.

November 17, 2017

Police were dispatched to a domestic assault in progress in Deloraine. Witnesses stated that a male and female were fighting outside. The female punched the male who then forcefully pushed her to the ground. The female left but returned and drove her car into the back of the male's unoccupied car. Police arrested and charged both parties for assault. Both were released on undertakings and will appear in court.

Police received a report of a male driving a tanker fuel truck and was possibly intoxicated. Police attended and located the vehicle which was north of Souris. Souris RCMP was notified and intercepted the tanker. The driver had alcohol in his system and was issued a 72 hour suspension.

November 19, 2017

Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in Killarney.

Police were dispatched to a report of a missing 6 year old in Hartney. Police were just in the process of calling out the Police Dog Services when they were advised moments later that the child was found safe and sound, sleeping in a fort in the bedroom closet.

November 20, 2017

Police received a report of a possible fraud in Killarney when the caller was asking for donations over the phone for Veterans. No financial information was exchanged.

November 21, 2017

Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in the RM of Goodlands.

If you have any information about these crimes or any other crimes, please contact the RCMP Office or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Reminders:

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 Phone Busters Fraud Center immediately for further instructions on what you can do. Phone Busters can be reached directly at 1-888-495-8501, however also report same to the local detachment.

Child Abuse Registry checks are NOT done through the RCMP. Please call 1-800-282-8069 for any information on the Child Abuse Registry. Criminal Record Checks and Vulnerable Sector Searches: Our goal is to complete these checks in a timely manner, however please plan ahead as they can take up to 3 weeks to complete. People are reminded they themselves can only request and pick up their own checks and are asked to bring two pieces of identification, one photo.

Please also remember that Criminal Checks and Vulnerable Sector Searches for volunteers must provide a letter from the organization stating their volunteer status or there will be a $10.00 fee.

Criminal Record Checks for employment are $10.00 each.

Police would like to remind the public that if anyone requires fingerprinting services, they must make an appointment at the Killarney RCMP detachment. Drop-ins cannot be accommodated.

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.

The Deloraine RCMP business hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday are 8:30 to 3:00 p.m.

The general public is encouraged to attend during those hours to ensure someone will be here. It is also recommended to call ahead, however, in the event of an emergency, call 911 or the emergency line.

RCMP WOULD LIKE TO REMIND THE PUBLIC THAT AFTER HOURS AND ON WEEKENDS TO USE THE POLICE EMERGENCY LINE FOR YOUR LOCAL OFFICE 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 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 YOUR CALL.

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