The following is the RCMP report to January 9, 2018. This reporting period, police responded to the following calls for service.
- 12 traffic violations
- 4 traffic collisions
- 16 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)
- 17 crimes against property
- 5 other criminal code
- 3 impaired driver complaint
- 12 crimes against person
- 1 drug enforcement
December 14, 2017
Police were dispatched to a two vehicle accident on Highway 10. Bad road conditions were the cause of the accident and no injuries were sustained.
December 15, 2017
Police received a report of a break and enter to a residence in Boissevain. The matter is under investigation.
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in Boissevain.
December 17, 2017
Police received a report of a disturbance in Boissevain. While enroute, police located the suspect vehicle which turned off to a side road and quickly into a farm. The male barricaded himself inside a building on the property. Local police enlisted the help of a negotiator and Police Dog Services was contacted and attended. The male was later apprehended with minor injuries. The male was charged with assault with a weapon, break and enter, resisting arrest, operation of a motor vehicle while being pursued by police, disturb the peace, and fail to comply with a recognizance. He was taken to Brandon Correctional Centre.
December 19, 2017
Police received a report of mischief in the RM of Argyle. The complainant did not want to press charges.
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in the Boissevain-Morton area.
December 20, 2017
Police received a report of uttering threats in the Boissevain-Morton area. The complainant did not want to pursue charges.
December 21, 2017
Police received a call regarding a domestic assault in Killarney. When police arrived, the complainant recanted her story and would not cooperate with police.
Police were called to the Erin Inn to deal with an unruly patron who was intoxicating and refusing to leave after being asked to do so. Police attended, the male patron refused to leave when asked to leave by police, he then lit a cigarette in the bar. The male arrested under Liquor Control Act and Intoxicated Persons Detention Act. The male resisted arrest and while being put into the vehicle, attempted to kick Cst. Greenidge in the face. The male was lodged at Brandon Correction Centre due to belligerent and violent behavior. The male was charged with Assault on Police, resisting arrest, smoke in an enclosed public place, disorderly conduct in a licensed premises, fail to promptly leave a license premises when asked by licensee and fail to comply with direction of peace officer when asked to leave licensed premises.
December 22, 2017
Police assisted with a matter under the family Relations Act in Boissevain.
Police received a report of a mischief and uttering threats in Killarney. The matter was unfounded.
December 23, 2017
Police assisted with a matter under the Family Relations Act in Boissevain.
December 25, 2017
Police were contacted to do a well being check in Killarney. Everyone was located safe.
Police assisted with a matter under the Family Relations Act in Goodlands.
December 27, 2017
Police received a report of a break, enter and theft from a cabin at Balmy Beach. The matter is under investigation.
During a curfew check of a male in Boissevain, a male was found to be in breach of a no contact order. The matter is under investigation.
December 28, 2017
Police received a report of theft of fuel in the Killarney-Turtle Mountain area. The matter is under investigation.
December 29, 2017
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in Hartney.
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in Killarney.
Police received a report of harassing communications in Ninette after the complainant was receiving several prank calls. The caller was located and warned not to continue this behavior.
December 30, 2017
Police received a dispatch of a fire 2 miles east of Ninga. There was also a report of a vehicle in the ditch from North Dakota and a woman who was confused who was standing in front of the fire when it was discovered. The woman had frostbite on her hands and feet and was transported to Winnipeg for surgery. This matter is still under investigation.
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in Killarney.
December 31, 2017
Police received a report of a break and enter to a residence in Deloraine. The matter is being investigated.
January 1, 2018
Members received a dispatch of a house fire in Waskada. Police attended and fire and ambulance were already on scene. Smoke was billowing out of the house and a few hours later the house was fully engulfed in flames. The cause of the fire was not suspicious and no injuries to the homeowner.
January 4, 2018
Police received a report of an assault in Waskada. The complainant did not want to proceed with charges and the suspect was spoken to.
Police were dispatched through 911 regarding a female who came in to a business in Boissevain and attempted to buy 4-5 visa giftcards with a credit card number written on a paper, not belonging to her. The employee said he could not process the request and she left the store. Another person tried this last Saturday as well and at a Killarney business last week. Video was seized and police have a possible suspect. The matter is still under investigation.
January 5, 2018
Police received a call reporting a tractor on fire in the RM of Boissevain-Morton. Police responded and met with the Fire Department who extinguished the fire. Police spoke with the complainant who stated that the tractor caught fire after working on it. No suspicious and no injuries were sustained in the fire.
Police received a report of fraud in Killarney. The matter is under investigation.
January 6, 2018
Police received a report of theft in Hartney. The matter is under investigation.
Police received a report of a suspicious vehicle in Killarney. Police located the vehicle and the passenger had an outstanding warrant from Brandon. The passenger was arrested on the warrant and the driver was arrested for not having a valid drivers license. The vehicle was towed and both were later released.
January 8, 2018
Police were dispatched to several break and enters in the communities of Hartney and Deloraine overnight. These matters are being investigated.
Police received a report of damage to a hydro pole off Highway 3 near Holmfield. It appears as though a vehicle has hit the pole. No reports have been made to police.
Police received a report of harassing communications via text messages in the RM of Prairie Lakes. 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.
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.