Winnipeg Police Service Articles

Winnipeg Police Warn Public of Bitcoin Scam

Winnipeg Police Warn Public of Bitcoin Scam

According to the Winnipeg Police Service Financial Crime Unit, Bitcoin ATMs are leaving clients short-changed. The scam involves posters that are placed near Bitcoin ATMs, stating the ATM is "in the development of new software." The poster advises clients not purchase...

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Winnipeg Police Service Holding Annual Auction

Winnipeg Police Service Holding Annual Auction

How would your dad like a reciprocating saw for Father's Day? On Sunday, June 16, the Winnipeg Police Service is holding a unclaimed goods auction. The auction is held annually for the sale of unclaimed and seized items. The WPS auction is taking place at Association...

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Man Charged after Downtown Machete Incident

Man Charged after Downtown Machete Incident

On Wednesday, a man was downtown with a machete in broad daylight. The Winnipeg Police Service received a report around 1:15 p.m. about a man inside a store in the 300 block of Portage Avenue. Police received another call from an employee at a different nearby store...

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