Monthly Archives: June 2016

RCMP Report for June 7 to 13

WILKIE SK RCMP REPORTS for June 7 to 13, 2016

RCMP received a complaint of theft. There are no suspects at this time.

Police received a report of an individual going through vehicle contents. Reported for information purposes.

Members responded to a Mental Health Act complaint. The subject of complaint was transported to North Battleford Hospital for assessment.

RCMP received a report of a single vehicle collision with a deer near Landis, Sask. Reported for insurance purposes.

Members received a request to keep the peace as an individual returned to a residence to retrieve personal belongings.

There was also one traffic complaint.

Persons with information about crimes being committed are urged to call the Unity RCMP detachment at 306-228-6300; the Wilkie RCMP at 306-843-3480; or the Macklin RCMP at 306-753-2171. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may also call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at1-800-222-8477, or *8477 on the SaskTel Mobility Network. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information which leads to the arrest of person(s) responsible for any serious crime. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display, nor are your calls traced or recorded.

You can also submit a tip online at www.saskcrimestoppers.com.

Tomorrow’s paper

Our Grade 12 students are in the midst of their final high school exams and then it will be time to truly celebrate! Yes, tomorrow’s edition of the Unity Wilkie Press-Herald is the annual grad feature. Be sure to get your copy and check out all the graduates in Wilkie, Unity and Luseland. If you have someone graduating, you may want to pick up an extra copy or two of the paper for grandparents, etc.

Along with the special pages on our grads, the June 24th Press-Herald also has lots of Wilkie news, including:

  • an NSRBL report on where the Brewers are at (including the dates of their three last non-playoff home games);
  • photos and a story on family fun at the park; and
  • an update on burn victim Tristan Clark.

You will also find information on where you can pick up your paper if the threatened postal strike next month comes to pass.

Below, after the traditional grad hat toss!

after the hat toss

RCMP Report for May 24 to 30

WILKIE SK RCMP REPORTS for May 24 to 30, 2016

RCMP received a complaint of harassing communications that was investigated and determined to be unfounded.

Members received a request to attend a residence to keep the peace when an individual went to the residence to retrieve personal belongings.

Police received a report of an unwanted male at a residence. The male had vacated the premises before Members attended.

An individual called 911 to request a criminal record check. Members contacted the individual and discussed where and when to get a criminal record check as well as legitimate reasons to call 911.

There was a hit and run causing damage to a vehicle. Reported for insurance purposes.

RCMP received a complaint of a break and enter in Landis SK, but it was unfounded.

A 16-year-old youth from Wilkie was charged with two counts of failing to comply with an undertaking when police located him out past his curfew and noted he had consumed alcohol. He was remanded until court.

Police received a report of an attempted theft of a trailer. Reported for information purposes.

Members received another request to attend a residence to keep the peace when an individual went to the residence to retrieve personal belongings.

Persons with information about crimes being committed are urged to call the Unity RCMP detachment at 306-228-6300; the Wilkie RCMP at 306-843-3480; or the Macklin RCMP at 306-753-2171. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may also call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at1-800-222-8477, or *8477 on the SaskTel Mobility Network. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information which leads to the arrest of person(s) responsible for any serious crime. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display, nor are your calls traced or recorded.

You can also submit a tip online at www.saskcrimestoppers.com.

RCMP Report for May 17 to 23

WILKIE SK RCMP REPORTS for May 17 to 23, 2016

RCMP received a complaint of criminal harassment but it was unfounded.

Police received a request to assist an individual with the eviction of a tenant.

Members acted as mediators in a dispute between two family members.

An individual, known to police to be on probation, was located on the street past curfew and intoxicated which was a breach of two conditions. A 16-year-old youth was charged with two counts of failing to comply.

There was a report of a fire at a residence. The Wilkie Fire Department had extinguished the fire.  No police action necessary.

Members removed drug paraphernalia left by a previous tenant from a rental residence at the request of the owner.

RCMP charged a 24-year-old male from Red Pheasant First Nation with two counts of failing to comply with a probation order and two counts of failing to comply with directions in a conditional sentence order when police initiated a traffic stop and noted one of the vehicle passengers was in possession of alcohol and out after curfew which was a breach of probation conditions and a breach of his conditional sentence order. The vehicle driver was also issued three traffic tickets.

A 26-year-old Unity male was charged with failing to comply with an undertaking when police located him exiting a drinking establishment and smelling of alcohol when he was on conditions to refrain from both and to keep the peace and be of good behaviour.

Police received a complaint of an open garage door and vehicle contents rummaged through. This matter is still under investigation.

RCMP received a report of trespassing. Members attended and warned subjects of complaint who were attempting to pet horses.

Members received a report of a cougar sighting in Wilkie. Member was unable to locate the cougar but informed Saskatchewan Environment and Resource Management (SERM) of the sighting.

There were also three false alarms.

Persons with information about crimes being committed are urged to call the Unity RCMP detachment at 306-228-6300; the Wilkie RCMP at 306-843-3480; or the Macklin RCMP at 306-753-2171. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may also call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at1-800-222-8477, or *8477 on the SaskTel Mobility Network. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information which leads to the arrest of person(s) responsible for any serious crime. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display, nor are your calls traced or recorded.

You can also submit a tip online at www.saskcrimestoppers.com.

First Friday paper

The first Friday issue of the Unity Wilkie Press-Herald is now available! If you’re not a subscriber, pick one up at the Delta Co-op grocery store or the Red Rooster convenience store to read all about:

  • Wilkie’s new doctor;
  • the success of McLurg students at the provincial SHSAA track meet;
  • the awards won this year by Wilkie School of Dance students; a fashion show at Parkview Place; and
  • check out the rodeo and parade photos from Unity Western Days too.

All the regular features continue such as the editorial page (the June 10th issue includes two letters to the editor), weekly RCMP report, the latest local real estate listings, local obituaries and the Top 10 feature on the back page.

RCMP Report for May 10 to 16

WILKIE SK RCMP REPORT for May 10 to 16, 2016

RCMP received a report of a case of fireworks located on a rural road. Reported for information purposes as there are fire bans on in the area.

A 34-year-old male from Winnipeg, Manitoba was charged with theft Under $5,000 and a 29-year-old male, also from Winnipeg, was charged with failing to comply with an undertaking after police received a complaint of theft from the Wilkie Co-op.

Police received a report of a suspicious person. The individual was selling security systems and had a business licence.

Members are investigating a report of an indecent act in Wilkie. The subject of the complaint was located and spoke to about the behaviour. The subject of complaint is not considered a risk to the public.

RCMP received a complaint of a sexual assault in Landis, Saskatchewan. This matter is still under investigation.

There was a report of a suspicious male at the Wilkie Golf Course. Members patrolled but could not locate the individual.

Police received a complaint of theft but it was unfounded.

There was also one false alarm and one traffic complaint.

Persons with information about crimes being committed are urged to call the Unity RCMP detachment at 306-228-6300; the Wilkie RCMP at 306-843-3480; or the Macklin RCMP at 306-753-2171. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may also call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at1-800-222-8477, or *8477 on the SaskTel Mobility Network. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information which leads to the arrest of person(s) responsible for any serious crime. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display, nor are your calls traced or recorded.

You can also submit a tip online at www.saskcrimestoppers.com.