Winnipeg Free Press - ONLINE EDITION
Posted: 06/17/2013 11:34 AM | Comments: 0
An RCMP tip line is being set up to help slow the growing off-road vehicle theft industry in Manitoba.
According to the RCMP, the number of off-road auto thefts has risen sharply over the last few months, specifically in the Interlake area.
Dating back to January 2013, 23 all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) have yet to be recovered in the region. The Interlake area has also seen a high number of snowmobile theft over the previous winter, RCMP say.
The tip line number: 1-855-814-4118. RCMP can also be reached via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Members of the public are asked to used the line and email address to provide information regarding vehicle thefts, including off-road vehicles, heavy machinery and construction site equipment in rural Manitoba.
All information and tips relating to vehicle theft will be treated confidentially.
Have you found an error, or know of something we’ve missed in one of our stories? Please use the form below and let us know.
Having problems with the form?Contact Us Directly
Boil-water advisory issued for entire city as precautionary measure
Ambulance delays cost WRHA $1.4 million
Rusty Jets spanked by Pens
More help promised for Manitoba child welfare in light of Phoenix Sinclair inquiry
Gunmen storm luxury Libyan hotel, killing American, 9 others
Actor in CTV sitcom charged with voyeurism
Brother charged for alleged assault on boyfriend
Oswald makes campaign pledge to boost workplace health and safety enforcement
Firm fined $4,800 for massive fire
Big banks cut prime rate to 2.85 per cent
Watchdogs want Conservative bill quashed
Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in Atlantic
Dog killed during break-in
Mom who used iron to scald boy loses appeal
Super Bowl, Tiger make Phoenix centre of sports universe
Mayor Bowman to launch a website to solicit ideas on beating racism
Grain shippers face railway backlog: report
Electronic music duo Purity Ring to play Garrick in June
Smith wins 1st tiebreaker at junior championships
Tim Hortons lays off staff at headquarters
Thieves smash stolen SUV into San Francisco museum for gold
Mexico: Investigation shows that all 43 students are dead
Michelle Obama navigates limits on women in Saudi Arabia
Snubs, surprises of this year's Juno nominations
Goaltender Martin Brodeur to retire
Cinematheque program explores how novels translate into films
Balanced books possible amid oil slump: PBO
Facebook blames glitch for global outage
Teen acquitted in fatal assault
RCMP arrest Portage la Prairie man in sexual assault case dating back to 2013
Marriott buying Delta Hotel & Resorts brand
Manitobans earn 12 Juno nominations
Big-box chain Lowe's could replace Targets here
Paramedics scare off suspect of attempted abduction
Mom heading to Australia with son aquitted of abduction
Documentary chronicles "Clara's Big Ride"
Passenger traffic increases in airport's fourth quarter
Monarch butterflies rebound in Mexico, numbers still low
Blizzard howls its way into Boston but largely spares NYC