The following is the RCMP report to September 19, 2017. This reporting period, police responded to the following calls for service.
- 8 traffic violations
- 3 traffic accident
- 3 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)
- 13 crimes against property
- 1 crimes against persons
- 4 other criminal code
- 2 drug enforcement
September 13, 2017
Police received a report of a break and enter to a business in Lauder. The matter is under investigation.
Police received a report of a break and enter to a business in Hartney overnight. The matter is being investigated.
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in Deloraine.
Police arrested and charged a female in Deloraine with failing to comply with a court order not to contact a resident. The female was taken to Brandon Correctional Centre and will appear in court at a later date.
September 14, 2017
Police received a report of a hit and run that occurred on Highway 21 the previous evening. A semi was reported to have passed a vehicle on the gravel side of the road. The semi took the front part of the car off and did not stop to see if the occupants were injured. If anyone has any information on this semi-trailer (damages to a trailer etc) please contact the Killarney RCMP.
Manitoba Highways called to report around 2017/06/16 the crosswalk on Highway 10 in Boissevain was damaged. They believe the damage likely came from an oversized load as it was described as being damaged at the 22 foot mark on the pole. Damage has been repaired and cost approximately $1500. The matter is under investigation.
Police received a report of uttering threats from a telephone scammer, who gave the name John Roberts, to a resident in Deloraine if they didn't send more money. The resident was advised to call 911 if someone showed up at their house but was unlikely that the scammer would be in Canada.
Police were dispatched to a motor vehicle collision on highway 10 and highway 23. A tractor trailer had turned in front of an oncoming car causing a collision. When police arrived the fire was out and the injured driver of the car was being transported to Boissevain hospital. The driver of the car suffered minor injuries. The driver of the tractor trailer was charged with Driving Carelessly and Failing to yield right of way when making a left hand turn.
Police received a report of 4 black calves on Highway 10, two miles south of the junction of Highway 3. Police were unable to patrol immediately due to a motor vehicle collision. Patrol made patrols at 19:35 and calves were gone.
September 15, 2017
Police were dispatched to a single vehicle roll over at highway 10 and 23. When members arrived Emergency Services and fire were already on scene. The vehicle was in the east bound ditch on its roof. The male driver suffered minor injuries. The male stated that he fell asleep at the wheel while driving home from Brandon and when he woke up he was in the ditch.
September 16, 2017
Police received a report of a suspicious vehicle in the RM of Argyle checking hydro lines. It was determined that the person was a contractor for Hydro.
Police received a report of a female in Deloraine breaching her no contact conditions. The female was located, arrested, charged and remanded into custody.
September 18, 2017
Police assisted with a matter under the Child Welfare Act in the Deloraine-Winchester area.
September 19, 2017
Police received several reports of businesses in Cartwright that were broken into overnight. These matters are 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.
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.