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Winnipeg police crack down on drunk boating

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Police Service will be out looking for drunk boaters this August long weekend.

Officers kicked off Operation Dry Water Thursday afternoon, part of a national effort by the Canadian Safe Boating Council. 122 more words


Stolen dump truck demolishes St. Vital woman’s garage

An entire block was left without power and a woman’s garage is completely destroyed after a police chase involving a stolen dump truck ended with a crash in a backlane in a normally quiet Winnipeg neighbourhood Thursday afternoon. 285 more words


Winnipeg police say changes made to chopper’s PA system after X-rated broadcast

The crew members of the Winnipeg police helicopter whose naughty conversation was accidentally broadcast for all to hear as it flew over the city last month will not face disciplinary action. 190 more words


Man, three teens charged in Whyte Ridge break-in spree

A man and three teens are facing numerous charges after a car was stolen and property was pilfered from eleven separate Whyte Ridge garages and vehicles early Thursday. 121 more words


Ohio man wanted in US for child porn arrested in Winnipeg

An Ohio man wanted in the US for allegedly distributing child pornography has been arrested in Winnipeg.

Law enforcement in Ohio contacted the Winnipeg police Child Exploitation Unit July 17 after a search warrant executed in Ohio found a “significant quantity” of child porn connected to a suspect thought to be in Winnipeg on business. 47 more words


Young woman sexually assaulted in River Heights

Police are investigating after a 19-year-old woman was sexually assaulted in River Heights early Friday.

The victim told police she’d just been dropped off near Niagara Street and Kingsway around 2:30 a.m. 86 more words


Winnipeg police release photo of purse snatching ‘person of interest’

Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a woman who’s being called a person of interest after a woman’s purse was stolen at a Notre Dame Avenue grocery store last month. 174 more words