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Announcements

During the coming months, the Moose Jaw Police Service will be highlighting sections of the NEW Traffic Bylaw - City Bylaw No. 5556. MJPS would like to encourage everyone to become familiar with the changes. 

For more information, please contact the Moose Jaw Police Service or The City of Moose Jaw.

 

WEEK 1

 

The first focus area we are highlighting are some of the changes to parking offences:

Section 23 - No person shall park a vehicle:

(c) for longer than 48 hours, where no other time limit posted

(f) within two metres of any curb crossing or driveway

(g) within five metres of a fire hydrant

(h) within six metres of an alley intersection

(j) within ten metres of a street intersection, unless permitted by an authorized sign

(k) within ten metres of a marked pedestrian crosswalk

 

WEEK 2

 

This week we continue to highlight changes to parking offences:

Section 25(1) - No person shall park a vehicle:

(a) Gross or actual weight exceeding 4,500 kilograms OR

(b) An overall length of more than eight (8) metres For Longer than Two (2) hours

* These restrictions do not apply to Recreational Vehicles which are subject to the usual parking time limit - 48 hours.

Section 29: Shall not allow engine to idle for longer than 20 minutes when the vehicle is parked within 100 metres of a Residential Zone.  

 

WEEK 3

 

This week we look at some Speeding Offences.

Section 33 - School and Playground Zone Speed Limit: The speed limit in these zones is set at 40km/h Unless otherwise posted. * Please be aware that these zones are in effect 365 days per year, including weekends and holidays.

Section 34 - Construction Zone: The speed limit is established by speed limit signs And is set for a maximum of 60% of the normal speed for the street or roadway. For example: If the normal speed limit is 50km/h The Construction Speed limit for the zone is 30km/h.

 

 

Calls for Service

 

Moose Jaw Police Service

2018 November 20-21

0700 hours to 0700 hours

Total calls – 53

 

 

0702hrs – Stolen Vehicles – Two vehicles stolen and later recovered outside the city.  SUI

 

0730hrs – Impaired Driving – Adult passed out behind the wheel of a vehicle.  Subject was charged with Impaired Driving, Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Cocaine and Methamphetamine as well as Proceeds of Crime.  Held for Court in the morning.

 

0830hrs – Breach Court Order – 3 adults failed to appear for court ordered fingerprinting.  Warrants issued.

 

0930hrs – Assist Locate – Youth ran off from school.  Located at a parent’s residence, all okay.

 

1203hrs – Harassing Calls – Adult received a phone call from someone asking many personal questions.  Old acquaintance attempting to make unwanted contact.  Subject advised to cease contact.

 

1400hrs – Fail to Attend Court – 4 adults failed to attend Court as ordered.  Warrants issued.

 

1446hrs – Assist Locate – You ran away from school.  Located safe and sound at home.

 

1526hrs – Trespass – Adult previously banned from private property was seen on the property.  SUI

 

1811hrs – Assault – Adult to be charged with assault after they threw their food and containers at restaurant staff.

 

1909hrs – Impaired Driving – Vehicle seen swerving into traffic and having trouble parking.  Unfounded, no impairment, elderly driver having difficulty in the fog.

 

2159hrs – Barking Dog – Dog barking continuously throughout the day.  Home owner warned.

 

0221hrs – Hit and Run – Vehicle hit and damaged, suspect failed to leave information.  Debris left behind, SUI.

 

0250hrs – Breach Court Order – Adult out past Court ordered curfew.  Charged with breaching order.  Released for court at a later date.

 

0250hrs – Vehicle Seized – Vehicle seized for three days after driver was found to be impoundable by SGI for previous convictions.

 

Alarm call x 2

911 x 3

Warrants Executed x 3

 

Statistics

                                                          Statistical Extract- December 2015
             
         
  Offence December December YTD YTD % change
  2014 2015 2014 2015
  Crimes Against the Person          
  Homicide 0 0 0 0 N/C
  Attempted Murder 0 0 0 1 #DIV/0!
  Assaults 27 16 260 231 -11.2%
       Sexual Assaults 3 3 23 23 0.0%
       Common Assaults 22 11 190 170 -10.5%
       Assault with Weapon/Cause Bodily Harm 1 2 35 32 -8.6%
       Aggravated Assault 0 0 1 1 0.0%
       Assault Police 1 0 11 5 -54.5%
  Robbery 0 1 9 16 77.8%
  Threatening Sec. 810 8 8 86 74 -14.0%
  Domestic Dispute 26 25 305 319 4.6%
  Total Crimes Against the Person 34 33 385 403 4.7%
  Crimes Against Property          
  Breaking And Entering 5 17 138 137 -0.7%
       Business Premises 0 3 14 18 28.6%
       Residence 5 9 82 80 -2.4%
       Other Break And Enter 0 5 42 39 -7.1%
  Theft of Motor Vehicle 6 5 54 70 29.6%
  Theft Over $5000 1 4 19 15 -21.1%
  Theft Under $5000 35 62 612 724 18.3%
  Arson 1 0 16 15 -6.3%
  Mischief (property damage) 45 24 426 459 7.7%
  Total Crimes Against Property 120 139 1604 1785 11.3%
  Other Criminal Code Violations          
  Impaired Driving 12 12 160 153 -4.4%
  Drugs 8 5 115 93 -19.1%
  Other           
  MVA over $1000 46 25 357 296 -17.1%
  Provincial Liquor Infractions 12 17 345 367 6.4%
  Summary Offence Tickets 176 95 4957 3898 -21.4%
  Suicide 0 0 5 4 -20.0%
  Fail to Comply With Court Order 63 60 739 683 -7.6%
  Missing Person 14 2 154 133 -13.6%
  Communications Summary          
  Calls for Service 1231 1162 16432 15782 -4.0%
  Alarms 59 52 711 628 -11.7%

                                                          Statistical Extract- December 2014
             
         
  Offence December December YTD YTD % change
  2013 2014 2013 2014
  Crimes Against the Person          
  Homicide 0 0 0 0 N/C
  Attempted Murder 0 0 0 0 N/C
  Assaults 21 23 248 257 3.6%
       Sexual Assaults 2 3 20 24 20.0%
       Common Assaults 15 14 178 172 -3.4%
       Assault with Weapon/Cause Bodily Harm 2 1 31 35 12.9%
       Aggravated Assault 1 0 6 1 -83.3%
       Assault Police 1 1 12 11 -8.3%
       Other Assaults (resist arrest) 0 4 1 14 1300.0%
  Robbery 0 0 6 9 50.0%
  Threatening Sec. 810 7 8 128 86 -32.8%
  Domestic Dispute 17 24 298 303 1.7%
  Total Crimes Against the Person 27 30 331 380 14.8%
  Crimes Against Property          
  Breaking And Entering 13 4 172 136 -20.9%
       Business Premises 1 0 26 14 -46.2%
       Residence 9 4 92 80 -13.0%
       Other Break And Enter 3 0 54 42 -22.2%
  Theft of Motor Vehicle 5 5 90 54 -40.0%
  Theft Over $5000 1 1 11 19 72.7%
  Theft Under $5000 35 32 569 605 6.3%
  Arson 0 0 13 15 15.4%
  Mischief (property damage) 32 42 408 421 3.2%
  Total Crimes Against Property 112 112 1662 1586 -4.6%
  Other Criminal Code Violations          
  Impaired Driving 13 11 179 159 -11.2%
  Drugs 5 8 113 115 1.8%
  Other           
  MVA over $1000 48 44 388 355 -8.5%
  Provincial Liquor Infractions 18 12 275 345 25.5%
  Summary Offence Tickets 215 173 4267 4947 15.9%
  Suicide 1 0 7 5 -28.6%
  Fail to Comply With Court Order 49 60 758 784 3.4%
  Missing Person 5 14 118 154 30.5%
  Communications Summary          
  Calls for Service 1179 1231 16150 16432 1.7%
  Alarms 73 59 850 771 -9.3%
             
  note: some totals include categories not listed          
             

                                                          Statistical Extract- December 2016
             
         
  Offence December December YTD YTD % change
  2015 2016 2015 2016
  Crimes Against the Person          
  Homicide 0 0 0 0 N/C
  Attempted Murder 0 0 1 3 200.0%
  Assaults 19 22 260 368 41.5%
       Sexual Assaults 3 3 24 35 45.8%
       Common Assaults 14 16 198 262 32.3%
       Assault with Weapon/Cause Bodily Harm 2 2 32 51 59.4%
       Aggravated Assault 0 0 1 4 300.0%
       Assault Police 0 1 5 16 220.0%
  Robbery 1 4 16 10 -37.5%
  Threatening Sec. 810 10 4 77 98 27.3%
  Domestic Dispute 33 23 328 321 -2.1%
  Total Crimes Against the Person 39 35 410 490 19.5%
  Crimes Against Property          
  Breaking And Entering 18 8 140 187 33.6%
       Business Premises 3 2 18 15 -16.7%
       Residence 10 3 81 120 48.1%
       Other Break And Enter 5 3 41 52 26.8%
  Theft of Motor Vehicle 4 9 69 76 10.1%
  Theft Over $5000 0 0 15 8 -46.7%
  Theft Under $5000 70 47 733 966 31.8%
  Arson 0 0 16 17 6.3%
  Mischief <$5000 (property damage) 27 24 461 504 9.3%
  Total Crimes Against Property 157 106 1804 2161 19.8%
  Other Criminal Code Violations          
  Impaired Driving 13 11 157 125 -20.4%
  Fail to Comply With Court Order 60 71 684 910 33.0%
  Other           
  MVA over $1000 25 27 298 328 10.1%
  Provincial Liquor Infractions 21 12 372 232 -37.6%
  Summary Offence Tickets 111 135 3919 3318 -15.3%
  Drugs 6 5 94 80 -14.9%
        Cocaine 0 0 10 14 40.0%
        Cannabis 3 3 58 48 -17.2%
        Methamphetamine 0 0 1 7 600.0%
       Other CDSA Drugs 1 2 25 11 -56.0%
  Communications Summary          
  Calls for Service 1162 1127 15782 16778 6.3%
             
  note: some totals include categories not listed          

                                                   Moose Jaw Police Service
             
                                                   Statistical Extract- December 2017
             
         
  Offence December December YTD YTD % change
  2016 2017 2016 2017
  Crimes Against the Person          
  Homicide 0 0 0 0 N/C
  Attempted Murder 0 0 3 0 -100.0%
  Assaults 29 22 373 326 -12.6%
       Sexual Assaults 4 2 34 39 14.7%
       Common Assaults 22 16 268 229 -14.6%
       Assault with Weapon/Cause Bodily Harm 1 3 50 53 6.0%
       Aggravated Assault 1 0 5 2 -60.0%
       Assault Police 1 1 16 3 -81.3%
  Robbery 4 1 10 10 0.0%
  Threatening Sec. 810 4 5 98 108 10.2%
  Domestic Dispute 23 18 321 262 -18.4%
  Total Crimes Against the Person 42 32 496 473 -4.6%
  Crimes Against Property          
  Breaking And Entering 10 4 189 178 -5.8%
       Business Premises 3 2 16 37 131.3%
       Residence 3 2 120 97 -19.2%
       Other Break And Enter 4 0 53 44 -17.0%
  Theft of Motor Vehicle 8 8 75 86 14.7%
  Theft Over $5000 0 1 8 17 112.5%
  Theft Under $5000 59 60 980 769 -21.5%
  Arson 0 0 17 11 -35.3%
  Mischief <$5000 (property damage) 27 22 508 325 -36.0%
  Total Crimes Against Property 127 110 2182 1728 -20.8%
  Other Criminal Code Violations          
  Impaired Driving 12 11 126 138 9.5%
  Fail to Comply With Court Order 71 58 921 892 -3.1%
  Other           
  MVA over $1000 29 23 330 298 -9.7%
  Provincial Liquor Infractions 12 14 233 232 -0.4%
  Summary Offence Tickets 139 91 3324 2352 -29.2%
  Drugs 6 2 82 68 -17.1%
        Cocaine 0 0 14 11 -21.4%
        Cannabis 4 1 50 34 -32.0%
        Methamphetamine 0 1 7 4 -42.9%
       Other CDSA Drugs 2 0 11 19 72.7%
  Communications Summary          
  Calls for Service 1127 1217 16778 15976 -4.8%
             
  note: some totals include categories not listed