Manitoba RCMP arrest man for uttering threats directed at RCMP on social media

Manitoba RCMP arrest man for uttering threats directed at RCMP on social mediaManitoba RCMP discovered several serious threats directed at police on Nov. 13, which were posted on a public social media account. An investigation was immediately initiated, which led police to a 30-year-old male suspect from the RM of Fisher. Officers from the Fisher Branch RCMP checked several locations, but could not locate the suspect. On…

Portage la Prairie RCMP make multiple arrests in liquor store theft

Portage la Prairie RCMP make multiple arrests in liquor store theftPolice have arrested six in connection with a brazen late afternoon theft from a Portage la Prairie Liquor Mart. In a Nov. 8 press release, Portage la Prairie RCMP say with the assistance of the Manitoba First Nation Police Service six individuals — four adults and two youths — were arrested and are facing charges…

RCMP urging the public not to pursue suspects



RCMP urging the public not to pursue suspects

  Over the last couple of weeks, the Headingley RCMP have responded to multiple reports of thefts where the owners of the property were actively pursuing the suspects in an attempt to get their property back. This has resulted in the owners chasing the suspects in vehicles down various gravel roads and, in one instance,…

Manitoba RCMP warn the public of fraudulent telephone calls

The RCMP is warning the public of fraudulent telephone calls which appear to be coming from the RCMP. The callers are told there is a warrant for their arrest and that they can take care of the warrant by making a payment via bitcoin or money transfer. The fraudsters are using Caller ID spoofing, which the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre…

Manitoba RCMP charge 28 impaired drivers in first week of Holiday Checkstop

Manitoba RCMP charge 28 impaired drivers in first week of Holiday CheckstopThe Manitoba RCMP are asking motorists to not become a holiday statistic: enjoy the traditional parties the Christmas holiday brings, but also to exercise caution behind the wheel. And just like Santa who watches to see who is naughty or nice, the Manitoba RCMP is busy with its 2018 Holiday Checkstop program. The Checkstop program…

Dakota Tipi First Nation student selected to attend crime prevention workshop

Dakota Tipi First Nation student selected to attend crime prevention workshopManitoba highlights crime prevention programs receiving provincial support  Province sends youth to attend crime prevention event, donates a forfeited vehicle to Crime Stoppers: Justice Minister Cliff Cullen To mark Crime Prevention Month, the Manitoba government is investing in crime prevention and community outreach programs including $91,000 to support the ongoing work of Crime Stoppers and more…