The Manitoba Integrated High Risk Offender Unit (MIHRSOU) is a joint forces unit of the Winnipeg Police Service and the RCMP. MIHRSOU today provides information regarding John Eugene KAKEGAMIC, 45 years of age, a convicted sex offender who is considered a high risk to become involved in further sexual offences.
Kakegamic will be released from the Regional Psychiatric Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan on November 26, 2010. He is expected to take up residence in Winnipeg. Upon release, Kakegamic will be under the terms of a long-term supervision order.
Kakegamic has a history of sexual offences in relation to children, including Aggravated Sexual Assault, Sexual Assault, Sexual Assault with a Weapon, Forcible Confinement and Invitation to Sexual Touching as well as many other criminal offences. Although Kakegamic participated in some sex offender treatment programs while in prison, he is still considered a high risk to re-offend. Young children, both male and female, are at risk of sexual violence.
This information is provided to enable members of the public to take suitable measures to protect themselves.
Name: John Eugene KAKEGAMIC
Weight: 143 lbs
Distinguishing marks: Tattoo of eagle on left forearm; snake on right upper arm; heart and dagger on right forearm; rose on chest; eagle and lady on grapes on upper back.
John Eugene KAKEGAMIC is a 45 year-old male with a criminal record for sexual offences against children as well as numerous other criminal offences.
Kakegamic’s most recent sentence was imposed on November 28, 2002. Kakegamic approached a nine year old boy on the street and asked the boy to help him find his watch. Kakegamic took the boy to his apartment where he threatened the boy with a knife and sexually assaulted him. Kakegamic was sentenced to eight years in relation to these offences. He will complete the prison portion of his sentence on November 26, 2010. Upon release, he will be under long-term supervision for 10 years.
Previously, in 1984, Kakegamic was sentenced to three years for an Aggravated Sexual Assault on a 17 month old female infant. In 1989, he was sentenced to ten years for a Sexual Assault on a 7 year old boy.
While in custody, Kakegamic has received some sex offender treatment. However, he is still considered a high risk to re-offend. Male and female children are at risk of sexual violence.
Kakegamic is expected to take up residence in Winnipeg.