The following is the RCMP report to September 12, 2017. This reporting period, police responded to the following calls for service.

- 33 traffic violations

- 2 traffic accident

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

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

- 13 crimes against property

- 3 crimes against persons

- 4 other criminal code

- 1 drug enforcement

- 1 impaired driver

August 28, 2017

Police received a noise complaint in Killarney. The matter was resolved.

August 29, 2017

Police received a report of mischief on Mountain Avenue in Killarney. The complainant reported that gas was siphoned out of a vehicle parked on the street.

Police received a report of extortion in Killarney. The investigation was unable to substantiate the complaint.

Police received an anonymous 911 call reporting a grey Ford van with an impaired driver in Killarney. Police were dispatched and made extensive patrols of Killarney. An update indicated where the subject lived. Police attended and the vehicle was in the driveway. No one was around the area.

Police received a second complaint regarding the same van and intoxicated driver in Killarney. Police located the vehicle at the Erin Inn. Shortly after, police spotted an intoxicated male stumbling towards the van. The male spotted the police and then stumbled on the road intoxicated. Police arrested the male under the Intoxicated Persons Detention Act. For his own safety, he was lodged in cells for the night. No charges laid.

August 30, 2017

Police received a 911 call regarding a suspicious vehicle parked in front of a house in Deloraine. Police patrolled and no vehicle was found.

September 1, 2017

Police received a report of theft of solar lights from the cemetery in Waskada. Reported for information purposes.

Police assisted with a matter under the Family Relations Act in the Killarney-Turtle Mountain area.

Police received a report of mischief in the RM of Argyle. The matter was resolved.

Police received a noise complaint on Geates Street in Killarney.

September 2, 2017

Police received a report of mischief when a fire extinguisher was set off on Mountain Avenue in Killarney. The extinguisher belonged to a construction crew in the area. No witnesses/suspects.

Police received a report of a possible impaired driver in Ninette. The vehicle and plate information was obtained. Police patrolled the area and the vehicle was gone. Police encourage the public to keep phoning when they witness an impaired driver!!

Police received a request of well being check. Everyone was located safe.

September 3, 2017

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

September 4, 2017

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

Police received a report of theft in Brenda-Waskada area. A former renter of a house had previously abandoned property when they moved out 3 years ago. Recently, the former renter went onto the property and took a truck and trailer that he used to own. Complainant was concerned he may break into the house to retrieve more. Complainant not concerned about what has been taken but wants nothing else removed. Police contacted the male and he will not go back onto the property, warned of possible charges if he does.

September 5, 2017

Police received a request to do a well being check in Killarney. The female was located safe.

Police are investigating a complainant of indecent communications.

Prescription drugs were lost near the mall in Killarney. These drugs could be dangerous if consumed and police are asking for the public's help in recovering them. If located, please contact the RCMP.

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

September 7, 2017

Police received a report of a male subject possibly on drugs causing a disturbance. Police attended and arrested the male who was lodged in cells.

Police received a report of a vehicle fire in the RM of Prairie Lakes. Nothing suspicious noted.

September 9, 2017

Police received a call from a resident in the Deloraine-Winchester area, saying there was a male knocking at the door at 7:00 a.m. The home owner did not open the door and called police. Police later located the male.

Police were called to Deloraine Hospital for a male who was high on drugs. Police attended and found him in the emergency room. The male admitted to police to doing drugs - he thought it was a mixture of meth and heroin. The male was very talkative, could not sit still, and seemed very paranoid. He was unsure of when he last used drugs but stated that he has been up for 3 days. The male was deemed fit for incarceration, was arrested under the Intoxicated Persons Detention Act and transported to Brandon Correction Centre.

September 10, 2017

Police received a report of a male who was believed to have a warrant for arrest, was seen on Highway 23 holding a poster that says "vaccines cause autism". Police patrolled the area but did not locate the individual.

Police received a report of theft of a trail camera from property in the Brenda-Waskada Municipality. The complainant had set up a trail camera as he was having ongoing issues over a fence on his land. Went to check on the camera and it was missing. Another male was spoken to and denied any knowledge of what happened to the camera.

September 11, 2017

Police received a noise complaint on Norquay Avenue in Killarney. This is an ongoing issue in this area and charges will be pursued in the future.

Police received a report of an abandoned vehicle in Ninette.

Police received a report of a breach of a peace bond in Deloraine. The matter is under investigation.

Police received a request to help out a local charity in Boissevain. Our own, Sgt. Jarrid St.Pierre has agreed to take a pie in the face on October 20 at the Boissevain Coop Breast Cancer fundraising BBQ.

Killarney RCMP were dispatched to a 911 call of semi-trailer unit that had tipped over on gravel road 3 miles east of Killarney. Fire and Ambulance were on scene. Police were advised that the driver was taken to Killarney Hospital as a precaution. Alcohol was not a factor.

September 12, 2017

Police received a report of a fraud in Deloraine. The caller advised the resident that if they sent $500.00 to them, $13,000,000.00 would be delivered by Brinks Truck!!! Please remember - if it's too good to be true - it's a scam!!!

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 to Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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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