The following is the RCMP report to July 11, 2017. This reporting period, police responded to the following calls for service.

- 9 traffic violations

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

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

- 8 crimes against property

- 3 crimes against persons

- 2 traffic accidents

- 1 impaired driver

- 1 drug enforcement

Effective June 29, 2017 Boissevain will have a full time Detachment Services Assistant. The new administration hours will be Monday to Friday, 8:00 - 4:00.

July 4, 2017

Police received a report of a theft from a vehicle in the Grassland area. The matter is under investigation.

July 5, 2017

Police received a report of fraud in Boissevain. The matter is under investigation.

Police received a report of mischief to a vehicle in Boissevain.

Police in Boissevain had a busy day when an unwelcome guest got into the detachment and slithered into the clerk's office. Thanks to fast acting Cst. Perkins for coming to the rescue of the clerk who was now on top of the desk!!! Good thing we don't give her a gun. Then later that day a fire at the detachment in the large spruce tree by the hydro line. Thanks to Fire Department and Manitoba Hydro for looking after us.

July 6, 2017

Police received a report of harassing phone calls in the early morning hours, in the RM of Argyle. Police advised the resident to speak with Manitoba Telephone System.

Police received an anonymous report of people driving impaired in Killarney.

Police received a report of a domestic dispute in Cartwright. Police arrested an intoxicated male who was charged with assault and will appear in court at a later date.

Police received a report of a cow on the road near Boissevain. Police were tied up with the above domestic and did not respond.

July 8, 2017

Police assisted with a matter under the Family Relations Act in the RM of Argyle

Police received a report of a traffic hazard when the complainant received a call that his sprayer was parked on the road on Highway 23. Complainant was on his way to pick it up and advised Police that the sprayer was parked on his farm and stolen overnight. The window on the door was broken. Matter is being investigated.

July 9, 2017

Police received a report of a single vehicle rollover on Highway 5. Fire Department, EMS and Police attended the scene. The male driver of the vehicle lost control of the vehicle going into a curve. Ambulance transported the male to the Killarney hospital to be kept overnight as a precaution. Alcohol was not a factor.

July 10, 2017

Police received a report of an unknown person was banging to the door and ringing the door bells at a cottage in the RM of Prairie Lakes. Police attended and looked around the property. Nothing was missing or broken. Police made patrols around the area and nobody was seen outside.

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

July 11, 2017

Police received a report of uttering threats in Killarney. The matter is under investigation.

Police received a report of a 2 vehicle accident in the RM of Argyle. Two pickup trucks collided. No injuries were sustained and one of the male drivers was charged with proceedings before safe to do so. Both vehicles were towed from the scene.

PUBLIC ASSISTANCE:

Police are asking farmers along the United States border to watch for and report any suspicious activity in the area. Please report any activity that might indicate unlawful crossings into Canada.

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.

Boissevain RCMP will be open Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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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