Police intervention needed to prevent self-harm

RCMP REPORT

During the week of Aug. 23rd to Aug. 29th, the Westman RCMP dealt with 85 police activities.  

Aug. 23 - RCMP were dispatched to Sioux Valley for a report of a teenager who was assaulting his family. The teenager was spoken to and calmed down by Police. 

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Aug. 24 - RCMP were dispatched to Sioux Valley for a report of four people fighting. When police arrived, everyone had left. 

Aug. 24- RCMP were dispatched to Sioux Valley for a report of someone trying to kick down a door to a residence. Upon police arrival, the individual was no longer present. To date, the person has not been identified. 

Aug. 24 - RCMP were dispatched to the RM of Wallace - Woodworth for a report of a stolen truck. Shortly thereafter, it was learned the truck was borrowed by someone known to the owner of the truck. 

Aug. 24 - RCMP were dispatched to Virden for a report of someone threatening self harm. The person was brought to the hospital for further assistance. 

Aug. 24 - RCMP were dispatched to Sioux Valley for a report of a domestic assault. A 24 year old male was arrested and released on a future Court date. 

Aug. 25 - RCMP were dispatched to Sioux Valley for a report of an individual who tried to overdose on pills. With assistance from ambulance, the individual was transported to the hospital for further assistance.

Aug. 25 - RCMP were dispatched to the RM of Wallace - Woodworth for a report of an individual who was at risk to self harm. The individual was transported to the hospital to receive further assistance. 

Aug. 26 - RCMP were dispatched to Sioux Valley for a report of an individual who had sustained serious head injuries. An investigation has been initiated and is still under investigation. 

Aug. 29 - RCMP were dispatched to a Break and enter in Sioux Valley. Subsequent to investigation, a 20 year old male was arrested and released on a future Court date. 

Aug. 29 - RCMP were dispatched to the Virden Golf course for a report of a damaged green. The matter is still under investigation. 

Aug. 29 - RCMP were dispatched to Sioux Valley for a report of a disturbance. Upon Police attendance, police located an individual had an outstanding warrant for his arrest.

17 traffic enforcement actions were undertaken during this reporting period.

The RCMP advises that calls to the public that appear to be scams or frauds should be referred to theCanadian Anti-Fraud Center at 1-888-495-8501 or online at https://www.antifraudcentre-centreantifraude.ca/index-eng.htm

 

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