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

- 1 traffic collisions

- 7 traffic violations

- 6 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)

- 5 crimes against property

- 2 crimes against persons

- 1 other criminal code

- 1 drug possession

February 14, 2017

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

February 16, 2017

Police received an anonymous tip that a male wanted on a warrant had moved to Steinbach. The wanted male turned himself in a few moments later.

Police received a report in regards to two gentlemen having an argument in a business in Killarney. When the two subjects of complaint realized the complainant had called 911, they left the business. Patrols were made and the subjects were not located.

February 17, 2017

Police received a report of the infamous "knock, knock ginger" game in Hartney. More patrols will be made in Hartney!!!!

Police received a report of an assault at a residence in Killarney. Police attended and located the complainant extremely intoxicated. The assault was later deemed unfounded. A male youth was charged under the Liquor Gaming Control Act for consuming liquor as a minor.

February 18, 2017

Police received a report of a vehicle in the ditch on Highway 23. The air bags were deployed, but no one was in the vehicle. Police spoke with the registered owner who advised that they had hit some ice and no one was injured.

February 19, 2017

Police were dispatched for a well being check of a male who hadn't been heard from for the past 2 days. Police attended the home and the male was located safe and sound.

Police received a complaint about missing data and some records from a home computer in Waskada. The complainant believed someone was hacking the computer. Police attended and spoke with the complainant who is not willing to send the computer to our Tech Division for investigation. Police advised the complainant that there is not much else that can be done.

February 20, 2017

Police received a noise complaint at 2:05 a.m. in the West Glen area in Killarney. One of the homeowners in the area was hosting a party. Police called the complainant back who advised that most of the party goers had left and police were no longer required. No further complaints were received 

Police received two reports of school zone signs being placed on properties in Killarney. The town has picked up the signs to be placed in the proper area.

At 8:55 a.m. police received a report of a male in a vehicle in the Boissevain-Morton area, unresponsive behind the wheel with the vehicle running. Police attended, the vehicle was running and the doors locked. Fearing for the safety of the male, police were able to unlock the door. Police woke up the intoxicated male who was arrested and taken back to the detachment for a breath test. The male was charged with impaired care and control over 80 mgs, possession of cannabis, open liquor and driving without holding a valid drivers license. He was later released on a promise to appear in court.

Police received a report of fraud. A male from Winnipeg was given a down payment to do some roofing work but never completed the work and has since took down his facebook advertisement and the complainant cannot no longer get in touch with him. The matter is under investigation.

February 21, 2017

Police received a report of a fraud in Killarney. The matter was unfounded when it was learned that the complainant did respond to the e-mail and order the product. Police would like to remind the public to always read the fine print. Companies are now sending emails/product out at a discounted price but when you sign up, you also sign up for a product to be delivered every month and be paid for by your credit card monthly.

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

NEW HOURS FOR THE BOISSEVAIN OFFICE: The Boissevain RCMP business hours are Monday to Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. No office staff on Fridays.

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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