The following is an RCMP Report from December 10 – 16. The RCMP responded to the following Calls for Service: 7 Traffic violations; 4 Provincial statutes (mental health, fire prevention, coroner’s and 911 act); 6 Common police activities (alarms, suspicious persons/vehicles, assistance to general public); 2 Crimes against property; 3 Crimes against persons; 3 Other criminal codes.
∙ Police assisted with 2 Mental Health Act calls.
∙ RCMP also assisted with 2civil issue concerns.
∙RCMP attended the scene of a jacked semi on highway 1. No injuries were reported.
∙Blue Hills RCMP is investigating a threat and liable issue in Souris.
∙Blue Hills RCMP assisted Brandon police with attempting to locate an individual on a warrant.
∙ 2 Reports of fraud were filed with the RCMP. The police are investigating both occurrences.
∙A report of a young Moose was tangled in a property fence in the RM of Whitehead. Conservation was contacted.
∙The RCMP received a report of a suspicious vehicle in the RM of Whitehead.
∙ Sandhills Casino had a suspected impaired driver leave their premises. RCMP were able to locate the vehicle and talk to the occupants. No charges were laid.
∙ A semi and a automobile collided on highway 10. No injuries were reported.
∙ A theft was reported in Sprucewoods. The police are investigating.
∙ A vehicle in Glenboro was damaged from what seems to be an attempted break in. RCMP are investigating.
∙ A chimney in RM North Cypress- Langford caught on fire. No injuries were reported and the Fire department was able to contain and distinguish the fire.
∙Blue Hills RCMP conducted a Check Stop in Kemnay. 120 vehicles were checked.
∙ 2 dogs were playing chicken at the side of highway 1. Police were notified because drivers were worried the 2 animals may end up in danger. The RCMP notified the owners.
∙ Highway 1 had an erratic driver, as well as, a speeder was warned on highway 10.
∙ 3 Traffic incidents were reported to the RCMP. One check resulted in a fine for the driver not being able to produce a driver’s licence when requested.
∙ Police responded to a commercial alarm that ended up being a false alarm.
∙ Police responded to a traffic incident, and were able to concentrate on existing files and reports.
Blue Hills RCMP wish you a safe, crime free week and Please drink responsibly, we do not wish to meet you under those circumstances.
A reminder to residents to never provide personal information, such as birth dates, SIN numbers, credit card numbers, or e-mail addresses to parties you do not know. If you feel you have been contacted by a fraudulent source, please contact the Anti Fraud line at 1-888-495-8501.
Criminal record checks and Vulnerable searches will require a 2-week span to complete. It may take longer if you are required to have fingerprints done.
Criminal Record checks have a fee of $10.00 cash, as well as, Vulnerable searches. The Vulnerable search fee can be waived with a letter from the organization stating your volunteer status.
Both searches require 2 pieces of valid government ID. One must contain a photo.
If you have any information about the above crimes, or any other crimes, please contact your local RCMP, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, the Secure Tip online at www.manitobacrimestoppers.com
Have a wonderful week.