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Johns arrested, cars seized during Winnipeg police anti-exploitation blitz

A weekend crackdown on sexual exploitation by Winnipeg police led to multiple arrests of men trying to buy sex.

Seven men between 40 and 60-years-of-age were picked up for purchasing sexual services. 228 more words


Fatal Winnipeg police shooting in the Maples 'justified': IIU

The Independent Investigation Unit (IIU) has determined no charges will be laid against a police officer who shot and killed an armed suspect last September. 246 more words


Winnipeg mom guilty of child abduction faces new charges

A Winnipeg mom who pleaded guilty to abducting her two children is now facing new charges.

Sandra Giesbrecht, 45, was arrested in June 2016 and charged with two counts of abduction after her then nine-year-old boy and 11-year-old girl were found with her after their caregivers reported them missing. 274 more words


Effectiveness of Winnipeg's Air1 operations to be reviewed

The Winnipeg Police Service is moving ahead with a review of their Flight Operations Unit (FOU).

A Request  for Proposal has been issued seeking a professional consulting service to study the effectiveness of… 192 more words


Suspicious container at RCMP headquarters causes a commotion

RCMP headquarters on Portage had a bit of a scare Friday morning.

Sgt. Paul Manaigre said the incident happened around 11 a.m., and saw several emergency response vehicles attend to the D Division headquarters. 199 more words


Police raid in River Heights nets meth, fentanyl

Three Winnipeggers are facing several drug charges after police raided a River Heights home earlier this week.

Officers from the Street Crime Unit and the Tactical Support Team searched the home Monday evening. 147 more words


'My ex-wife is behind it': Allegations from accused letter bomber Guido Amsel

Guido Amsel, the man accused of five counts of attempted murder, alleges it was his ex-wife who is to blame for sending letter bombs around Winnipeg in the summer of 2015. 385 more words