July 30, 2021 Media Release

Community Notification - Cecil Junior Houle

The Manitoba Integrated High Risk Sex Offender Unit (MIHRSOU) is a joint forces unit of the Winnipeg Police Service and the RCMP. MIHRSOU today provides information regarding Cecil Junior HOULE, (a.k.a. Chubby Houle and Junior Houle) 45 years of age, a convicted sex offender who is considered high risk to re-offend in a sexual manner. All persons, particularly females, are at risk of sexual violence.

HOULE was released July 28, 2021 from Headingley Correctional Centre, in Headingley, Manitoba.

HOULE is expected to take up residence in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

HOULE has a history of sexual, violent and other offences. Although he participated in some treatment programming in the past, HOULE is still considered high risk to re-offend in a sexual manner.  All persons, particularly females, are at risk of sexual violence.

Community Notification

This information is provided to enable members of the public to take suitable measures to protect themselves.  Any form of vigilante activity or other unreasonable conduct directed at Mr. HOULE will not be tolerated.

Community Notification - Cecil Junior Houle

Name: Cecil Junior HOULE
(a.k.a. Chubby Houle, and Junior Houle)              
DOB: 1976-04-17
Height: 183 cm (6’1”)
Weight: 89 kg (196 lbs)
Hair: Black
Eyes: Brown
Race Indigenous
Distinguishing marks:  Tattoo: right upper arm – flames, Scar: right forearm

If you have any information about HOULE, please call the Manitoba Integrated High Risk Sex Offender Unit at (204) 984-1888. You may also contact the Winnipeg Police Service at (204) 986-6222, your local RCMP Detachment, or Manitoba Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-8477 or toll free at 1-800-222-8477.

Background information:

Cecil Junior HOULE is a 45 year-old male with a lengthy criminal record including convictions for manslaughter, sexual assault cause bodily harm, sexual interference, assault cause bodily harm, assault, carry concealed weapon and numerous breaches of probation and recognizance orders.

HOULE was convicted of manslaughter of his common law wife and sexual assault cause bodily harm of an 18 year old female, in January 2006. He received a sentence of 12 years for manslaughter and sexual assault cause bodily harm (in addition to 3 years pre-trial custody credit). Following his release, HOULE has been convicted of 7 counts of breach of probation, 3 counts of breach of recognizance, and carry concealed weapon.

HOULE was convicted of carry concealed weapon and breach of probation on February 16, 2021 in which he received a total sentence of 4.5 months (in addition to 4 months 9 days pre-sentence custody credit).

HOULE was released from Headingley Correctional Centre, in Headingley, Manitoba on July 28, 2021.

Upon release, HOULE will be subject to a lifetime weapons prohibition order and supervised probation until May 2023.

While incarcerated, HOULE participated in some treatment programming but is still considered high risk to re-offend in a sexual manner against females. All persons, particularly females are at risk of sexual violence.

HOULE is expected to take up residence in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

This information is provided to enable members of the public to take suitable measures to protect themselves.  Any form of vigilante activity or other unreasonable conduct directed at HOULE will not be tolerated.

If you have information about HOULE, please call the Manitoba Integrated High Risk Sex Offender Unit at (204) 984-1888. You may also contact the Winnipeg Police Service at (204) 986-6222, your local RCMP Detachment, or Manitoba Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-8477 or toll free at 1-800-222-8477.