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Phone thief arrested after answering call from Winnipeg police

A man arrested within an hour of stealing a teen’s phone in the North End Thursday night couldn’t have made investigator’s jobs any easier, short of bringing his own handcuffs to be led away in. 118 more words


Couple hit by truck during dine and dash in Winnipeg

A dine and dash turned into a dine and crash for a man and woman. Police say the couple were hit by a truck while trying to run out on the bill they’d racked up at a Transcona area restaurant early Friday. 166 more words


One dead after police chase leads to crash in Headingley

A man is dead and another is in custody after a police chase that started in the Crestview neighbourhood Wednesday ended in a fatal crash just west of the city. 142 more words


Man shot in the North End

Winnipeg police are investigating after a man was shot in the North End early Tuesday.

Emergency crews found the man suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body in the 200 block of Dufferin Avenue around 1:30 a.m. 40 more words


Winnipeg Police warn phone call scams on the rise

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Police Service says scammers have been convincing victims they owe large amounts of taxes and must pay them off to the suspect. 112 more words


No easy fix for cellphone routing in Winnipeg outskirts: police

Cellphone calls on the outskirts of the city may still be routed to the wrong place, the Winnipeg Police Board heard on Friday.

A police report to the board stated that there are “a number of inherent challenges with the processing of 911 calls originating from wireless devices,” including the fact that with cellphone calls, there’s no subscriber name or address given by the wireless service provider. 190 more words


Boy remains in critical condition following Winnipeg crash

A 10-year-old boy remains in critical condition after a crash at the corner of Lagimodière Boulevard and Sage Creek Boulevard Thursday night.

The accident happened around 7:30 p.m. 87 more words