RCMP Reports for November 14 to 20

UNITY SK RCMP REPORTS for November 14 to 20, 2017

Unity RCMP received several requests to assist with an individual with mental health issues.

Members received a request to complete a child welfare check.

CP Rail reported three railway crossing malfunctions occurring in Unity, Saskatchewan, simultaneously.

Police received a report of fraud. There are no suspects.

CN Police reported a railway crossing malfunction near Scott SK.

RCMP received a complaint of theft and are seeking assistance from the public in solving the theft that occurred at a work site in the RM of Senlac. Between November 13, and November 15, approximately $5,000 worth of cable was cut from the work site, and stolen. Members sent out a media release. There are no suspects.

There was a single vehicle collision near Senlac, Sask. There were no injuries.

Police provided traffic control while a semi was blocking Highway 21 south of Unity due to bad road conditions.

Members received a complaint of breach of peace. Complainant declined to lay charges.

RCMP received a report of a break-and-enter at Plains Marketing. There are no suspects at this time.

Police received a complaint of harassing social media messaging. Members warned the subject of complaint.

There were also six false alarms, eight traffic complaints and one false 911 call.

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.

RCMP Reports for November 7 to 13

UNITY SK RCMP REPORTS for November 7 to 13, 2017

RCMP received a complaint of assault but the complainant declined to lay charges.

Members are investigating a report of forgery.

Police received a complaint of assault. A 24-year-old male from Unity was charged with assault and resisting a peace officer and a 24-year-old female from Unity was also charged with assault.

There was a complaint of uttering threats but it was unfounded.

Members attended a residence on two separate occasions this week to keep the peace while an individual retrieved personal property.

RCMP received a complaint of harassing communications but it was unfounded.

CN Police reported a railway crossing malfunction in Unity.

Police are investigating the theft of a large piece of oilfield equipment. The equipment, known as a blow-out preventer, was stolen from a Cona Resources lease near Winter, Saskatchewan, and belongs to Cru Well Services.

Members are investigating a fraud complaint.

CN Police reported a single train car derailment near Unity SK. There was no danger to the public and no environmental concerns.  Police did not attend.  The incident was reported to RCMP as per CN Railway policy.

There were also five traffic complaints.

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.

24 pages of locally relevant news

The November 24th issue of the Unity Wilkie Press-Herald is a big one – 24 pages of local and locally relevant news! Check it out for:

  • a special section on the Unity salt plant, construction of which started 70 years ago;
  • an introduction to the candidates running to represent Battlefords-Lloydminster now that long-time MP Gerry Ritz has joined the ranks of the retired (there was an article on Conservative candidate Rosemarie Falk in the November 17th Press-Herald);
  • coverage on the Nov. 16 snowstorm; and
  •  photos of local music students.

And much, much more, including an update on plans for a Kin club in Unity, hockey reports and RCMP reports. Pick up a copy at grocery stores, drugstores or the Co-op C-store!

Below, the Compass Minerals salt plant at Unity SK is shrouded in fog as the winter sun rises.Compass Minerals at Unity

RCMP Reports for October 31 to November 6

UNITY SK RCMP REPORTS for October 31 to November 6, 2017

RCMP received a complaint of an intoxicated individual walking on the street. Members patrolled but could not locate the subject of complaint.

A 36-year-old male from Unity and a youth from Unity were both charged with theft Under $5,000 after RCMP received a complaint of theft. The adult male was also issued a liquor ticket for providing liquor to a minor, an offence with a voluntary payment of $1,050.

Members attended the sudden death of a 65-year-old female from the Unity area. The death was not suspicious in nature.

Police received a complaint of a hit-and-run causing damage to a vehicle. This matter is still under investigation.

RCMP received a complaint of harassing communications. Members spoke to the subject of complaint. No charges were laid.

Members received a request to assist Child and Family Services with a child welfare investigation.

Members received a request to assist Emergency Medical Services with a patient.

Police received a complaint of fraud. This matter is still under investigation.

RCMP received a report of loose cattle on Highway 14 near Unity, Sask. Members attended but the owners were already herding the cattle back into the pasture.

Police received a report of a single vehicle hitting the ditch in a rural area. The collision was due to icy road conditions.  There were no injuries.

Members received a report of a single vehicle rollover near Unity. There were no injuries.  This matter is still under investigation.

There was also one false 911 call.

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 Reports for October 24 to 31

UNITY SK RCMP REPORTS for October 24 to 30, 2017

RCMP received a complaint of a break-and-enter at a residence but it was unfounded.

There was another complaint of a break-and-enter at a residence. This matter is still under investigation.

Members spoke to an individual regarding keeping the peace at a residence.

CN Police reported two railway crossing malfunctions in Unity, Saskatchewan, this week.

Police received a complaint of fraud but it was unfounded.

Members acted as mediators in a dispute between two individuals.

RCMP received a report of theft. This matter is still under investigation.

There was also one false 911 call and one false alarm.

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.

Remembrance Day issue

You don’t want to miss  Friday’s local paper, the November 10th Unity Wilkie Press-Herald, as with the support of local businesses and others, veterans are honoured and remembered. Although the focus of the paper is Remembrance Day, you will also find:

  • reminders of the fun in town on Halloween;
  • a report on junior boys volleyball;
  • an article on winter weather; and
  • of course, your weekly local RCMP and hockey reports.

Remembrance Day services start in town tomorrow, Thursday, November 9. Check out our calendar page for a complete list to help determine which one fits into your schedule.

Poppy on Remembrance Day wreath

RCMP Reports for October 17 to 23

UNITY SK RCMP REPORTS for October 17 to 23, 2017

RCMP issued a 60 day roadside suspension during a traffic stop.

Police received a report of a two-vehicle collision in Unity, Sask. There were no injuries.  A traffic ticket was issued to one vehicle driver.

There was a report of intoxicated individuals loitering on the street. Members patrolled but could not locate the subjects of complaint.

Members attended a two-vehicle collision near Salvador, Saskatchewan. Both vehicle drivers sustained minor injuries.  A traffic ticket was issued to one vehicle driver.

RCMP received a complaint of a break and enter at Unity Delta Co-op but it was unfounded.

Police received a report of a vehicle collision with a deer. One vehicle passenger sustained minor injuries.

Members received a complaint of theft. The property was returned the following day.  No charges were laid.

There was a report of vehicle driving off the road near Winter SK. Members attended but the vehicle was gone on arrival.

RCMP received a report of a suspicious female walking on Highway 21. Members located the subject of complaint and transported her to Unity.

Police received a complaint of an individual damaging property at a residence. This matter is still under investigation.

There was also one false 911 call.

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 Reports for October 10 to 16

UNITY SK RCMP REPORTS for October 10 to 16, 2017

RCMP received a Mental Health Act complaint. The subject of complaint was located and transported to Battlefords Union Hospital for assessment.

Police received a report of a suspicious person at a rural residence. Members located the subject of complaint who was lost and transported the individual back to the care of his family.

Members received two reports of a female walking on Highway 14. Members patrolled but could not locate the subject of complaint.

RCMP received a complaint of assault. Members attended and spoke with the complainant and subjects of complaint.  No charges were laid.

Members received a report of cattle on Highway 21 south of Unity, Sask. The owner was herding the animals into the pasture when members arrived.

Police seized a small amount of hash oil and cannabis marijuana during a traffic stop. No charges were laid.  Two traffic tickets were issued to the vehicle occupants.

A 21-year-old male from Unity was charged with obstruction of peace officer when members initiated a traffic stop and the subject of complaint fled from the vehicle. The vehicle driver was also issued a traffic ticket and a 60 day drivers licence suspension.

CN Rail employees reported a railway crossing light malfunction on the Tako grid road.

A passport was turned into Unity Detachment. It was returned to Passport Canada.

There were also two traffic complaints and one false 911 call.

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 Reports for October 3 to 9

UNITY SK RCMP REPORTS for October 3 to 9, 2017

RCMP received a complaint of an adult male attempting to lure a youth into a black truck. The truck drove away after the youth ignored the request.  Members patrolled but could not locate the suspect vehicle.

Police received a complaint of a stolen truck but it was unfounded.

A 46-year-old female from Unity, Saskatchewan, was charged with identity fraud and obstructing a police officer when she gave false identification during a traffic stop. The woman was also issued a traffic ticket.

Police attended a two vehicle collision in Unity. There were no injuries.

There were also two false 911 calls 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.

RCMP Report for September 26 toOctober 2

UNITY SK RCMP REPORTS for September 26 to October 2, 2017

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

Members assisted schools in the Detachment area with practice lockdown procedures.

Police received a complaint of disturbing the peace. Members spoke to the subject of complaint and issued a verbal warning.

RCMP were called to a vehicle fire. Members discovered the vehicle had been stolen.  Battlefords RCMP are investigating the theft of the vehicle as it occurred in their Detachment area.

Police received a complaint of damage to a residence fence. There are no suspects at this time.

Members are investigating a complaint of assault.

There was also one false 911 call.

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.