The following is the RCMP report to September 18, 2018. This reporting period, police responded to the following calls for service.
- 16 traffic violations
- 9 provincial statute (Mental Health Act, Fire Prevention Act, Coroner's Act, 911 Act)
- 15 common police activities (alarms, suspicious persons/vehicles, assistance to general public)
- 7 crimes against property
- 2 crimes against persons
- 4 other criminal code
- 1 traffic accident
September 10, 2018
Police assisted with a matter under the Family Relations Act in Waskada.
September 11, 2018
Police assisted with matter under the Child Welfare Act in Boissevain-Morton area.
Police received a report of mischief in Deloraine. The matter is under investigation.
Police performed a curfew check on a male in Killarney who was not home during his curfew hours. The male was charged with failing to comply with a probation order and will appear in court.
Police received a report of a car that was parked for over an hour at the Shamrock Centre parking lot and it was blaring music. Police attended and asked the driver and passenger to stop playing the music so loud. They said that they were trying out their new sound system and had tried to find a place where people wouldn't be bothered. They kindly turned the music down and went home.
September 12, 2018
Police received a report of uttering threats in the Killarney-Turtle Mountain area. The matter was unsubstantiated.
Police were called to do a well being check on a male in Killarney. All was well.
Police were dispatched through 911 to a house fire in Deloraine. Fire and ambulance were already on scene, no injuries. The fire was not suspicious and the cost of damage is unknown at this time.
Police were dispatched through 911, to a motor vehicle accident with a cow. Police attended, no injuries were reported. The cow was dead and off on the shoulder of the road. Photos and a statement was taken from driver who was sober and working hauling from Killarney to farms in the area. It was raining and lightning, and the black cow stepped out into the roadway. No charges were laid.
September 13, 2018
Police received a report of vehicles not stopping at an intersection near West Glen Bay and South Railway in Killarney. More patrols will be done in this area.
Police received a report of mischief in the Killarney-Turtle Mountain area. The matter is under investigation.
Police assisted with a matter under the Mental Health Act in Killarney.
September 15, 2018
Police were dispatched to a suspicious vehicle around Lauder along highway 345 in the RM Grasslands. Four young occupants driving what appeared to be a Fountain Tire company truck turning their lights off. Police made extensive patrols in the area, the suspect vehicle was not located.
Police were patrolling Highway 23 area when they attempted to pull over a vehicle which would not stop for police. Police deactivated all emergency equipment as they entered Hartney. The matter is under investigation and the registered owner may be charged.
Police received a report to patrol Dunrea as a pickup truck was ripping around the area and tearing up ditches. Police attended, no vehicles were on the roadway, however one matching the given description was located in a back alleyway. The matter is under investigation.
September 16, 2018
Police received a report of a theft in Belmont. The matter is under investigation.
Police were dispatched through 911 of a report of a male at the Blarney Stone parking lot in Killarney, dark hair, approx 35 in a light blue jacket, stumbled and fell against the car. No damage, doors were locked, and no threats made. The complainant wanted the man looked for, for his safety. Police attended and no described male was located anywhere in town though patrols were made in the town.
September 17, 2018
A message was left at Boissevain Detachment, reporting that a truck sprayed the complainant's windshield with woodchips as it drove by on highway 10. Police phoned and spoke with the complainant who stated that 2 days ago a semi truck on highway 10 had woodchips blowing out of the top of the trailer and some hit the vehicle which made it difficult to see for a few seconds - no damage was done to the vehicle. The complainant did not get a make, model, or plate number of the truck. The complainant asked that more patrols be made in the area as it could create an unsafe driving situation.
Several more reports from Deloraine of mischief were received. The matters are being investigated.
Police received a report of an impaired driver in Boissevain. The matter was unfounded.
September 18, 2018
Police received a report of a suspicious vehicle parked just north of the Cartwright School on a gravel road and had been there for a few hours. Police attended and made patrols but could not locate the vehicle. Police spoke with witnesses who reported that a white Honda CRV (license plate was given to police) was parked just North of the school and had someone inside it. It was reported that the vehicle drove off after a parent went and asked what he was doing. 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.