Arrest made in suspicious fire investigation

Arrest made in suspicious fire investigationPortage la Prairie RCMP yesterday arrested a 24-year-old Portage woman who allegedly started a March 2 fire at a 3 St. NW residence. Police say they will not name the woman to protect her identity “as there are concerns for her safety.” The woman is so far charged with arson, disregard for human life, arson…

RCMP officer bit during an arrest

RCMP officer bit during an arrestA 21-year-old Winnipeg woman is facing charges after biting the hand of a police officer who was trying to arrest her and trying to scratch his face. At approximately 8:40 p.m., on Jan. 18, Portage la Prairie RCMP received a report that a female was attempting to steal a taxi cab and had assaulted the…

Officer stabbed during Dec. 26 arrest

Officer stabbed during Dec. 26 arrestA Portage la Prairie RCMP officer was stabbed on Dec. 26 while trying to arrest a woman on Wilkinson Cres. At approximately 9:30 a.m., Dec. 26 Portage la Prairie RCMP received a report of a suspicious person in the backyard of a residence located on Wilkinson Cres. The responding officer located a 40-year-old female walking…

RCMP caution drivers of impending storm

RCMP caution drivers of impending stormPortage la Prairie RCMP have issued a winter driving warning cautioning motorists to not drive unless necessary in light of a possible snowstorm on Tuesday. “With the upcoming storm conditions scheduled to hit the area on Tuesday, Portage la Prairie RCMP are asking motorists to avoid travel unless required. At this time, it is unknown…

RCMP ask for help in identifying hit and run suspects

RCMP ask for help in identifying hit and run suspectsPortage la Prairie RCMP is asking for the publics' help in locating the suspects involved in a collision on Nove. 26 at an intersection in Portage la Prairie. On Nov. 26, at around 9:45 pm, Portage la Prairie RCMP was notified that a vehicle had hit the traffic control device at the corner of Saskatchewan Ave.…

Three arrested on drug charges

Three arrested on drug chargesActing on two search warrants, Portage la Prairie RCMP seized drugs and weapons from an undisclosed city address. Just after 9 a.m. on Oct. 15, Portage la Prairie RCMP, along with RCMP Police Dog Services and the West District Crime Reduction Enforcement Support Team, executed the search warrants at a city residence and executed a…

RCMP investigate fatal vehicle-train collision

RCMP investigate fatal vehicle-train collisionA driver of a vehicle who struck an eastbound CN train was pronounced deceased on the scene Friday night. Tt 8:50 p.m., officers from Portage la Prairie RCMP detachment responded to a collision between a vehicle and train that occurred on Hwy. 34 near Rd. 66 N., located just north of Hwy. 1, approximately 42…

Portage la Prairie RCMP arrest man for sexual interference 

Portage la Prairie RCMP arrest man for sexual interference A 28-year-old Winnipeg man was arrested on charges of sexual interference on Sept. 12 after grabbing a 12-year-old girl in a Portage la Prairie hotel pool. Portage la Prairie RCMP responded to a complaint at about 6 p.m. on Sept. 12 to a local hotel following a report that an adult male had intentionally and…

Portage la Prairie RCMP respond to a fatal vehicle-train collision

Portage la Prairie RCMP respond to a fatal vehicle-train collisionPolice report at 12:10 p.m., officers from Portage la Prairie RCMP responded to a collision between a vehicle and train that occurred on Road 52 W., located just north of Hwy. 1, approximately 20 kilometres west of Portage la Prairie. Investigators have determined the 71-year-old male was travelling southbound on Road 52 W. when the…

Manitoba RCMP charge two more in connection with Portage la Prairie homicide

Manitoba RCMP charge two more in connection with Portage la Prairie homicideFollowing two arrests by RCMP last week all four people identified in convenience store video from early morning on the morning June 20, are in custody charged in the murder of Gerhard Reimer- Wiebe. On Aug. 5, officers arrested 26-year-old Bobbi Lynn Hall of Winnipeg. She was charged with First Degree Murder, Forcible Confinement and…
1 2 3 8