A 40-year-old man is facing more than a dozen charges after police say he was acting suspiciously near Furby Street and Bannatyne Avenue on Monday night, January 7, 2019. Officers stopped the man and as they tried to identify him he gave police a false name. Officers found out his true identity after running a
Around 1:30 am Tuesday morning, December 11, 2018, Winnipeg police pulled over a cab and noticed the pistol-grip of a firearm under the passenger seat. The weapon turned out to be a loaded .22 calibre improvised firearm. The passenger was arrested and a search of him resulted in police finding 16 grams of cocaine and
Although known for taking drunk drivers off the roads Winnipeg’s annual Festive Season Checkstop also ropes in the occasional stolen vehicle, Stolen licence plates, suspended driver and even illegal drugs, just not usually all in the same vehicle. Early Tuesday morning, December 11, 2018 Police were conducting the Checkstop program on Main Street at Assiniboine Avenue
Police say that on Monday night, December 10, 2018, they noticed a suspicious male get into a vehicle on Pembina Highway. The vehicle drove off but quickly made several infractions of the Highway Traffic Act causing police to make a traffic stop. The passenger, the man police first noticed, was identified and police learned he
Four people are facing a slew of charges after police conducted a traffic stop in the 400 block of Main Street early Wednesday morning, December 5, 2018. As officers initiated the stop they noticed the driver change places with a passenger. Police say the driver showed signs of drug impairment and was arrested. As he
An alleged drug trafficker may be cursing stricter electronic device laws that came into force on November 1, 2018 after police saw him driving a vehicle while simultaneously using both hands to take an apparent selfie. Police say that early this morning, November 13, 2018, they were in the area of Portage Avenue and Edmonton Street
Two people are facing a number of weapons, explosive and Possession charges after Thompson RCMP raided a home in the Westwood area of the northern community. Police say that on October 22, 2018, they executed a search warrant looking for illegal drugs when they came across 14 firearms, mining explosives, cocaine, drug paraphernalia and cash.
A 36-year-old female is facing a number of weapons and drug charges after Winnipeg Police raided a home in the 600 block of Furby Street on Tuesday, October 9, 2018. Officers from the West District Community Support Unit and the Tactical Support Team searched the residence and found an SKS semi-automatic rifle, a restricted high-capacity