Site Accessibility Information Access Key 1 to Skip to Top Navigation Access Key 2 to Skip to the Three One One link Access Key 3 to Skip to City of Winnipeg Main Menu Access Key 4 to Skip to Left Navigation Menu Access Key 5 to Skip to Content area Access Key 6 to Skip to Right Sidebar content area Access Key 7 to Skip to Footer Links
City of Winnipeg
|  Link to the City of Winnipeg French websiteFrançais  |


Winnipeg Police Service

News Room > Media Releases

Current Media Release | This Month's Media Releases
. Archives | Search Media Releases .

December 21, 2018

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Public Assistance Requested – High-Risk Sex Offender

The Manitoba Integrated High-Risk Sex Offender Unit (MIHRSOU) advises a Canada wide warrant has been issued for convicted sex offender, Quentin Allan SUMNER for being unlawfully at large. He was released from federal custody on October 26, 2018 to an approved residence in Winnipeg. SUMNER has not returned to his residence his and whereabouts is unknown.

Quentin SUMNER was declared a Long-Term Offender in 2005 following a conviction for Sexual Assault, Choke to Overcome Resistance and sentenced to a five-year long-term supervision order.  In 2007, following another conviction for Sexual Assault, Forcible Confinement, Choke to Overcome Resistance, the Judge extended the Long Term Supervision Order to 10 years.  SUMNER is assessed as a high risk to re-offend both sexually and violently.   All females are at risk. 

If you have any information regarding Quentin SUMNER’s whereabouts, contact the Manitoba Integrated High Risk Sex Offender Unit at (204)984-1888.  After hours contact either the appropriate RCMP detachment or the Winnipeg Police Service at (204)986-6222 or Crime Stoppers at 786-8477 or toll-free at 1-800-222-8477.


    • Last UpdateDecember 21, 2018

Constable Rob Carver, Public Information Officer
Constable Jay Murray, Public Information Officer
Constable Tammy Skrabek, Public Information Officer

Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs

Office: 204-986-3061
E-mail: WPS-PIO@winnipeg.ca


Make the Right Call
  • Emergency calls: 9-1-1
  • Non-emergency calls:
    1-204-986-6222
  • Hearing impaired line:
    1-204-942-7920
News & Highlights
Connect With Us