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Indigenous deaths in Winnipeg

April 22, 2020

Vice News – The IBA is calling for an inquiry after the recent shooting deaths of two men and a 16-yerold girl within 10 days. What is the WPS track record when it comes to Indigenous deaths:

  • 2000 – 20017: 19 deaths at the hand of police (11were Indigenous)
  • 2019: of the four shooting victims, three were Indigenous
  • 2020: four Indigenous