The following is the RCMP report to April 18, 2017. This reporting period, police responded to the following calls for service.

- 8 traffic violations

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

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

- 6 crimes against property

- 1 crimes against persons

April 11, 2017

Police received a report of an attempted fraud in the Boissevain-Morton area, when a resident responded to an ebrandon ad for a new truck. In correspondence with the ad owner they were forwarded to the website address " http://altonlogisticsgroup.com/ ". They were told they would need 25% down payment to continue. The resident became suspicious and called the phone number on the website. The person that answered barely spoke English and immediately after emailing/calling the computer and phone stopped working for a brief period of time. The complainant did not provide any information and was advised to notify E-Brandon of the scam.

Police assisted with a matter under the Child Welfare Act in Killarney.

April 12, 2017

Police received an anonymous call that a male was removing property from the recently demolished Maurice's Furniture location in Killarney. Police attended and the property was secured with fencing. No one was at location working or removing any property. Very little vehicle traffic in Killarney at this time, no suspicious activity observed nor suspicious persons.

Police received a report of several instances of mischief on property south of Killarney. Police spoke with neighbors and no suspicious person/activity was noted.

Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in the Brenda-Waskada area.

Police assisted with a matter under the Family Relations Act in Boissevain.

April 14, 2017

Police received a report of a breach of peace and assault in Killarney. The matter was resolved and the complainant did not want to pursue charges.

Police received a dispatch of mischief/attempt break and enter at Lake Metigoshe sometime since the fall 2016. The matter is under investigation.

Police received a report of a burgundy truck speeding on Broadway Avenue in Killarney. Police located the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop. The male youth driver received a ticket for driving while disqualified and driving without holding a valid drivers license. The vehicle was towed and impounded for 30 days.

Police received a complaint of unknown kids on private property in the Killarney-Turtle Mountain area. No evidence of any mischief.

April 15, 2017

Police received a report of identity fraud in Killarney. The matter was unfounded.

Police received a small lock box in the back lane of Rossmore Avenue in Killarney. The box can be claimed at the Killarney Detachment.

April 16, 2017

Police assisted with a matter under the Family Relations Act in Boissevain.

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

April 17, 2017

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

Police assisted with a matter under the Family Relations Act in the Deloraine area.

Police received a report of uttering threats in Killarney. The complainant did not want to pursue charges.

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.

Effective immediately until May 5, 2017 the Boissevain RCMP will be open Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 8:00 - 3:00. Start May 8, 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.

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