The following is the RCMP report to May 23, 2017. This reporting period, police responded to the following calls for service.
- 28 traffic violations
- 4 provincial statute (Mental Health Act, Fire Prevention Act, Coroner's Act, 911 Act)
- 12 common police activities (alarms, suspicious persons/vehicles, assistance to general public)
- 19 crimes against property
- 11 crimes against persons
- 2 other criminal code
- 2 impaired driving
- 3 drug related
May 16, 2017
A bike was turned into the Boissevain Detachment that was found on Highway 348. The bike can be claimed by description at the Boissevain RCMP.
May 17, 2017
Police received a complainant of a neighbor shooting a gun off the deck towards the highway in the Boissevain-Morton area. The matter is under investigation.
Police received a call asking how to deal with an ongoing land issued with a neighbor in the Belmont area. Police directed the caller to advise the town of their concerns as this was not a police matter.
May 18, 2017
A report was received of a machine shed was entered and a new mitre saw was stolen in the Deloraine-Winchester area. The matter is under investigation.
Killarney RCMP was assisting Brandon City police with a report of two missing youth who were believed to be in the Lake Metigoshe area. Police located the girls with a male subject and after investigation, the male was charged with sexual interference, sexual assault, obtain sexual services for consideration from a person under 18 x 2, forcible confinement, overcome resistance to the commission of an indictable offence and supply liquor to minors x 2. The male was remanded to Brandon Correctional Centre.
May 19, 2017
Police received a report of a theft in Waskada. The matter was resolved via the Restorative Justice.
Police assisted with a matter under the Family Relations Act in Deloraine.
Police received a report of theft of a vehicle from some property in the Deloraine-Winchester area. It was determined that the suspect did have permission to move the vehicles from the area.
Police received an anonymous call regarding a black Pontiac which had a near miss with a pedestrian after running a stop sign. The driver was female, and caller said that she was on her phone. The license plate was provided to police. When asked how he would like to proceed, he said that he'd like us to be aware of the situation and perhaps make the public aware of dangerous behaviors like this. Police will be calling the registered owner.
Police stopped a vehicle on RR 29N off highway 10 where a male driver admitted to drinking. He was transported for a breath sample and arrested and charged for impaired operation of a motor vehicle.
May 20, 2017
Police were called to the Erin Inn for a report of a male sitting in the corner doing what he believed to be cocaine. Police attended, located the male standing behind the building next to the bar grossly intoxicated. He was difficult to understand due to his level of intoxication. He was arrested under the Intoxicated Persons Detention Act. Police located a small amount of marihuana on the suspect while being searched incidental to arrest. The male was lodged in cells under sober.
Police received a report of break and enter to a cottage in the Cartwright-Roblin area. The area had already been cleaned up before contacting police. Games, alcohol and electronics stolen.
May 21, 2017
Police made a traffic stop in Boissevain where a male driver was given the roadside screening device which resulted in a fail. He was taken to Boissevain detachment to provide a breath sample. The male was arrested and charged with impaired driving. He was released to a sober adult.
Police received a report of theft of fuel from some farm equipment and a fuel pump stolen from the back of a vehicle in the Killarney-Turtle Mountain area. The matter is under investigation.
May 22, 2017
Police assisted with a matter under the Family Relations Act in Boissevain. Police would like to remind the public that police cannot enforce any child custody issues without a legal custody order in place.
May 23, 2017
Police were called out by dispatch for a "Be on the Lookout" from Winnipeg Police services of a male who committed an Aggravated Assault and theft of motor vehicle involving a knife in Winnipeg. He was driving a stolen vehicle. The vehicle was observed by Canada Border Services where the vehicle turned around and sped off. Police were updated en route that the stolen vehicle was rolled in a slough on Highway 10, 1 km north of Boissevain. Police arrested the wanted male who was taken to Killarney hospital to be evaluated. Winnipeg Police Service attended Killarney and arrested the male who was taken back to Winnipeg. Charges are pending.
Police received a report of a historical domestic assault in Cartwright. The matter is under investigation.
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in Baldur.
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.
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, Tuesday and Thursday from 8:00 - 3:00.
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.