The following is the RCMP report to May 22, 2018. This reporting period, police responded to the following calls for service.
- 25 traffic violations
- 26 provincial statute (Mental Health Act, Fire Prevention Act, Coroner's Act, 911 Act)
- 20 common police activities (alarms, suspicious persons/vehicles, assistance to general public)
- 19 crimes against property
- 3 crimes against persons
- 1 traffic accident
- 3 other criminal code
- 3 impaired driving reports
Police would like to remind the public of the current burn ban throughout the municipalities. Please remember there are both municipal and provincial charges that are between $15,000-$17,000 depending on the charge laid.
May 9, 2018
Police received a report of a fraud in Killarney where the caller was supposedly from the Royal Bank Visa. No information was released.
Police received a call in Deloraine stating that someone in the parking lot was using their Wifi the passed few days. Police arrived and located a male using his laptop in his vehicle, using the Internet. The male told police he thought it was free for public. Police told them it is private property and they need the permission to use there WIFI. Police advised the complainant to put a password on their WIFI network.
Police received a report to do a well being check in Waskada. The male was located in Alberta, safe.
Police received a report of a male who was believed to be driving without a license. The matter was unfounded.
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in Boissevain.
May 10, 2018
Police assisted with a matter under the Child Welfare Act in Boissevain.
Police received a report of a male lying by the bench by the bridge in Killarney. Police attended and located the male who was coherent and said he was just taking a nap. All checks were negative.
Police received a report of a theft in Killarney-Turtle Mountain area. The matter is under investigation.
May 11, 2018
Police were dispatched through 911 of a domestic disturbance in Killarney. An intoxicated male was arrested and charged with assault. He was lodged in cells and released the following morning.
Police were dispatched to a report of an impaired driver that crashed into a hydro pole in Killarney. The intoxicated male was arrested and breath samples were obtained. The male was released the following day on a promise to appear in court.
911 dispatched police to a report of an ammonia truck roll over on Highway #3. Fire and Emergency Services arrived at the scene. Someone had found the driver by the highway and dropped the driver off at Boissevain hospital. Police attended the hospital and the driver had minor injuries. The matter is under investigation.
May 12, 2018
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in Baldur.
Police received call of a vehicle fire on highway 18. Police and Fire Department attended, the fire was under control and there were no injuries. The male driver said he lost power, smoke came from the hood, he checked it and saw flames. There was nothing suspicious about the fire.
RCMP received a report that a male was intoxicated and driving a on highway 450 towards Metigoshe. A female passenger had apparently gotten out of the vehicle and was walking down the same highway. Police patrolled the area but did not locate the female or the vehicle.
Police received a report of a break and enter to a business in the Killarney-Turtle Mountain area.
Several barns had been entered and multiple items were stolen from these locations. The matter is under investigation.
May 13, 2018
Police received a report of concerns of dogs running around the Pleasant Valley area without leashes. The caller was instructed to contact the RM of Prairie Lakes and inform them of the situation.
May 14, 2018
Police received a report of a vehicle that was left at highway 2 & 10 around 9:45 a.m. When the owner came back around 7:20 p.m., the gas light was on and after driving about a mile it ran out of gas. When gas was poured into the tank it began leaking from the bottom. A hole had been made in the centre of the gas tank. The vehicle had been moved so Forensic Identification Services was unable to get prints off it. A file number was provided to the complainant for insurance purposes.
Police were advised of a suspicious grass fire in the RM of Prairie Lakes. This is the second fire, the first occurring on 2018-05-03, and the second occurring 2018-05-14, in the same land location. The recent fire appeared to have been set at three separate locations along the roadway. The complainant was advised to contact police if this happens again.
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in Deloraine.
Police assisted with a matter under the Family Relations Act in the RM of Prairie Lakes. Both parties were warned.
RCMP were dispatched to a single vehicle accident in the Boissevain-Morton area. No injuries were sustained.
May 15, 2018
Police received a report of a tractor fire in the RM of Prairie Lakes. The tractor and baler were damaged. The fire was not suspicious and no injuries were sustained.
A male driver was issued a warning for driving through a stop sign on a school bus in Minto.
Police received a report of a break and enter in Ninette. Police attended. There was no surveillance cameras were in the area. The matter is still being investigated.
Police received a report of break and enter to a shed in Boissevain where a riding lawn mower was stolen. No witnesses or suspects and no video surveillance in the area. Neighborhood inquiries were all negative. The matter is still be investigated.
Police assisted with a matter under the Family Relations Act in Boissevain.
May 16, 2018
Police received a call of a male requesting a burn permit that was denied due to the fire ban in place, but, burning was done in the RM of Grassland. The matter is under investigation.
Police received a report in Boissevain of a vehicle passing the school bus with the lights activated, while unloading the children. The matter is under investigation.
Police received a report of uttering threats in Hartney. The matter was unfounded.
Police received a report of uttering threats in Killarney. The matter was founded as the perceived threat was just rude comments.
Police received a report of damages to a vehicle when another vehicle backed into it in Killarney. The driver was charged with driving an unregistered vehicle and failing to give particulars to the other party in an accident.
May 17, 2018
Another report of a vehicle with a hole drilled in the gas tank in Killarney. No surveillance cameras around the area. Police are asking the public to be extra vigilant and to report any suspicious activity around vehicles in the area.
Police were dispatched to a disturbance in the Boissevain-Morton area. A male subject was located at the residence with several warrants out of Winnipeg. The male was arrested on these warrants, remanded into custody and taken to Brandon Correctional Centre.
Police received a report of several occurrences of driving too fast in Pleasant Valley. License plates were taken and the drivers will be spoken to by police.
Police received a report in Boissevain where vehicles are not stopping for school busses when the stop sign and lights are activated. Patrols will be done in the area.
Police received a report of utter threats in Waskada. The matter is under investigation.
May 18, 2018
Police were dispatched to a house fire in Killarney. No injuries were sustained and the fire is not suspicious.
Police received a report of a break and enter to a house undergoing renovations in the Killarney-Turtle Mountain area. Several items were stolen and the matter is under investigation.
Police received report of a break, enter and theft from a machine shop in the Killarney-Turtle Mountain area. Suspects drilled a hole in a lawn mower to get the gas from the mower. The matter is under investigation.
Police received a report of mischief in Waskada. The matter is under investigation.
May 19, 2018
Police were dispatched to a domestic situation in Boissevain. An intoxicated female was arrested, charged and released on an undertaking to appear in court.
Police received a report of a theft of a Arctic Cat side by side in the Ninette area. The matter is under investigation.
Police were dispatched to a vehicle on fire north of Baldur. Fire was not suspicious and no injuries.
May 21, 2018
RCMP received call of unwanted person at a residence in Killarney. Police attended, located an intoxicated male who was refusing to leave. The male was arrested for breach of peace. The male was cooperative with police and escorted to Killarney Detachment where he was released to a sober 3rd party. No charges were laid.
Police charged a female in Boissevain with driving while disqualified. She was released on a promise to appear. The vehicle was towed.
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in Killarney.
Police assisted with a matter under the Family Relations Act in the Killarney-Turtle Mountain area.
Police received a report of a break and enter to a cabin at Rock Lake. The matter is under investigation.
Police received a report of a possible impaired driver in the Deloraine-Winchester area. Police were unable to attend and make patrols due to priority calls.
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health in Killarney.
May 22, 2018
Police received a report of a break and enter at the Fairfax Landfill over the weekend. A grass trimmer and Jerry can were stolen. Hinges on the electronic waste doors were removed, however there was no e-waste as it had already been recently shipped. The matter is under investigation.
Police received a report of lost keys in Boissevain.
Turtle Mountain RCMP would like to thank everyone who attended and/or contributed to the Regimental Ball. Your generosity raised $24,000 to be distributed to our municipalities for various projects. Hats off to the committee and organizers of this very classy event.
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.