The following is the RCMP report to December 17, 2018. This reporting period, police responded to the following calls for service.

- 8 traffic violations

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

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

- 4 crimes against property

- 3 crimes against person

- 2 other criminal code

- 1 impaired driver

- 1 traffic accident

DELORAINE NEW HOURS:

The new hours for the Deloraine Detachment will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

BOISSEVAIN NEW HOURS:

There is a change in hours in Boissevain RCMP Detachment. The office will be open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

December 10, 2018

Police did a curfew check on a male in Killarney. Police attended the following day and arrested the male for fail to comply with probation. He will appear in court at a later date.

Police received a report of harassing communications in Killarney. A male was warned to stop communications.

December 13, 2018

Police received a report from a business in Killarney who received an email they received regarding a bomb in their building and demanding money (bitcoin) to disable same. Police determined this was not a credible threat and appears to be the latest scam type email. Similar occurrences throughout Manitoba and Canada. No money was surrendered or lost as employees recognized this as a scam.

Police received a report that a dark blue Ford (Diesel) pulling a cattle trailer threw an apple out the window and it hit the vehicle. No license plate taken and no description of the driver.

RCMP called to a suspected impaired driver who got their vehicle stuck in the ditch at the intersection of mile road 100W and mile road 13 1/2N. Police attended, located the intoxicated male driver behind the wheel of his vehicle. The male was arrested for impaired care and control of a motor vehicle and taken back to the detachment to provide breath samples. The male was charged and released on a promise to appear in court at a later date.

December 14, 2018

Police received a report of assault with a weapon in Killarney after a male was assaulted with bear mace. After investigation, police located a male subject who was arrested, charged and remanded into custody at Brandon Correctional Centre.

RCMP called to a disturbance at a business in Deloraine. The matter was resolved peacefully.

Police were dispatched to a 2 vehicle accident in the RM of Grassland area. No injuries were sustained in the accident.

December 15, 2018

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

Police received a report of mischief to a vehicle in Killarney when the front passenger window was smashed while parked outside a residence overnight. The window was smashed but intact and no entry to the vehicle and nothing taken. File number was provided for insurance purposes.

Police received a call about 4 unknown people at the Dunrea Arena in a pickup truck swearing and coming and going. Police attended and suspects were gone. Extensive patrols made in Dunrea and surrounding areas into Ninette and no suspicious individuals seen.

December 16, 2018

Police received a report of a vehicle that didn't stop at the port of entry. Police located the vehicle and the driver didn't realize they had to stop. The vehicle was escorted back to the port.

RCMP received a report of an erratic driver on Highway 10. The complainant called 911 to report a red semi truck hauling a tanker trailer crossing over the centre line and nearly causing a head-on collision, and is swerving. No license plate information was provided, and the complainant did not follow the truck but advised it was proceeding southbound on Highway 10 heading towards the US-Canada border. Police made patrols and were not able to locate the suspect vehicle.

December 17, 2018

Police received a report of a vehicle being sold on Kijiji that was possibly stolen. The matter is under investigation.

Police received a report that during the night someone was attempting to gain access to the complainants home in Boissevain. The front door was locked and feels the person was likely scared away by their yelling and the dog barking. The complainant spoke to their neighbour and their dogs were barking and growling during the night as well which isn't normal. Matter is under investigation.

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, Wednesday and Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Deloraine RCMP business hours are Tuesday and Thursday are 8:30 to 3:30 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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