Crime Reporting- Frauds and Scams

It’s normal to feel embarrassed if you’ve become a victim of a fraud or scam. You can help stop the con artist from scamming other people by reporting what’s happened to you to a police officer or other trusted professional. The following is a list of organizations that can help:

If you are worried about your safety or the safety of another person, call 911.


To report a crime, contact:

Winnipeg Police Service
Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: 204-986-6222

Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: Contact your local RCMP detachment

Brandon Police Service
Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: 204-729-2345

Manitoba Consumer Protection Office – Hears, mediates and investigates consumer related complaint
Phone: 204-945-3800
Toll-Free: 1-800-782-0067

Manitoba Securities Commission – Investigates complaints of unfair treatment by investment advisors
Phone: 204-945-2548

Phonebusters – Offer education and support to victims of consumer fraud
Toll-Free: 1-888-495-8501