Portage la Prairie RCMP report June 17-23

Portage la Prairie RCMP report June 17-23

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RCMP report June 17-23

The following is a summary of police activity in the Central Plains Area (Portage la Prairie, Treherne, Amaranth and the surrounding Rural Municipalities). The reporting dates are between June 17 and June 23, 2019. During this time period, police responded to 347 calls for service.


Traffic violations

57        Traffic Offences (Highway Traffic Act)

2          Vehicle Collisions

6          Impaired Drivers

15        Provincial statutes (Mental Health Act, Child Welfare Act, Coroner’s Act, 911 Act, etc.)

Crimes against person

6          Assaults

2          Assaults with a Weapon

5          Uttering Threats

Crimes against property

78        Thefts

8          Theft of Motor Vehicle

10        Break and Enters

13        Mischief

35        Other Criminal Investigations

40        Other Police Activities (False Alarms, Suspicious Person/Vehicle, Assistance Given, etc.)

June 21, 2019

Employee assaulted during booze theft

Portage La Prairie RCMP was called to a report of a theft at a Saskatchewan Ave. W. business on June 21 at 9:29 a.m.

Police learned an unknown male had stolen two cases of liquor. When confronted by an employee of the business, the suspect kicked the employee in the ribs and then fled.

Police continue to investigate.


Prepared by: Sgt. B. R. Brewer – Portage la Prairie RCMP

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