This is the first in a series of sporadic reports about criminally-involved people who habitually inhabit and wander downtown Winnipeg. There’s a lot more to them and their lives than … Continue reading
Preface: It must be said from the get-go. You can’t drop a 44-page report filled with charts stats, graphs and policy goals on (most, not all) people and expect them … Continue reading
Maps depict incidents of: Assault, Asst. w/ weapon, sexual assault, fighting, gun seen, gun known, shots fired, gunshot wound, robberies and stabbing reports Violent Crime Hotspots March 29, 2008 to … Continue reading
Thanks to Winnipeg Bus Stories for posting this. I’m still laughing. H/T also to slurpeesandmurder.blogspot.com — the purported creator of this satirical feast.
I say no. Lucy Muthoka — the Winnipeg woman who killed two Manitoba men with her car in a massive downtown crash on June 25, 2008 — should never have … Continue reading
Interesting info here. Worth reading for some outside the bubble perspective. It's a question that has stumped Winnipeggers for more than a generation: how to reverse the decline of downtown … Continue reading
Yesterday, I questioned the Downtown BIZ’s contention that only 5.7 per cent of the city’s crime happened within their boundaries. Those boundaries are [map provided courtesy of the DT BIZ] … Continue reading
As referenced my post from earlier today – about the plans from CentreVenure for a “four district model” of a revitalized downtown – the agency (and therefore the city) finally … Continue reading