The following is the RCMP report to November 14, 2017. This reporting period, police responded to the following calls for service.

- 10 traffic violations

- 2 traffic accidents

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

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

- 15 crimes against property

- 1 drug enforcement

- 1 crimes against person

BOISSEVAIN OFFICE CLOSURE: Please be advised that due to maternity leave, the office in Boissevain will be without an administrative assistant until a temporary replacement is security cleared. Anyone needing criminal record checks can attend Killarney Detachment or if a member is in Boissevain, they can assist with the paperwork. Criminal record checks may take up to 3 weeks due to shortages.

DELORAINE OFFICE CLOSURE: Please be advised that due to a medical leave, the office in Deloraine with be without an administrative assistant. If you have an emergency or need to speak with an officer right away, please do not leave a message on the machine. Call 911 or 204-747-2575 to speak with our dispatch centre. Anyone requiring a criminal record check, can attend Killarney RCMP or if a member is in the office, they can assist with the paperwork. Criminal record checks may take up to 3 weeks due to shortages.

October 31, 2017

Police received a report of mischief in the RM of Prairie Lakes when someone shot a bullet through a tractor that was located on a harvested field. The matter is under investigation.

November 1, 2017

Police were contacted to conduct a well being check in Boissevain. Everyone was located safe.

Several scams going around with very insistent callers. The Canada 411 scam was in Killarney and the callers are very rude and obnoxious. Other scams were in relations to winning money and the caller requesting personal information. Remember - these calls can be blocked by your phone provider.

November 3, 2017

Police received a report of a theft of tools and gas from a business in Killarney overnight. The matter is under investigation.

Police received a report of a suspicious vehicle behind the Shamrock Centre in Killarney. Police attended to see if the vehicle was stolen and the vehicle was running with a male sleeping inside. The male was arrestable on another file and was taken into custody and later released. The matter is under investigation.

November 5, 2017

Police received two reports from Cartwright where door to door canvassers were collecting money for Children's Joy Foundation and Puerto Rico. Money was given to the canvassers but no receipts were issued. The matter is under investigation.

November 5, 2017

Police received a report of someone living in a house in Waskada without knowledge from the owner. The matter is being investigated.

November 7, 2017

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

November 8, 2017

Police received two reports of break and enters in Cartwright overnight. These matters are being investigated.

November 9, 2017

Police received a report of a break and enter to a business in Ninette. The matter is under investigation.

November 10, 2017

Police received several reports of break and enters overnight to businesses in Killarney. These break and enters are being investigated.

Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in the RM of Argyle.

Police received a report of uttering threats in Baldur. The matter was unfounded.

November 11, 2017

Police received a complaint of 2 quads and 1 snowmobile that have been driving erratically around River Avenue in Hartney. Subjects were all over the road, did not have any lights on, no descriptors. Police attended and made extensive patrols, no offences observed, numerous ATV and snowmobiles in yards but none in operation.

November 13, 2017

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

Police received a report of trespassing in Ninette. The matter is under investigation.

Police received a complaint of snowmobiles in Deloraine. The 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.

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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