Man Charged in Thefts From Vehicles
(Bradford, ON) On Sunday, March 28, 2021, at approximately 11:30 p.m., South Simcoe Police Service officers were called to a Bradford subdivision for a report of a man
breaking into cars. Police attended the area of Line 6 and Langford Boulevard and located a lone male walking in the vicinity of the call. The man was investigated and
subsequently arrested for theft and police recovered a number of stolen items. As a result of the investigation, 40-year-old Ian Vanheeswyk of Newmarket faces a total of
ten charges including Theft, Possession of Property Obtained by Crime, Prowl by Night and Breach of Probation. He was held for a bail hearing.
Taking quick action and calling police immediately when you spot suspicious activity can help keep our communities safe. Thank you to the citizen who called us about this
Refuse Roadside Test
(Innisfil, ON) On Sunday, March 28, 2021, at 5:15 p.m., a South Simcoe Police Service officer stopped a pickup truck without a front licence plate that was hauling a 19′ boat
on Shore Acres Drive in Innisfil. Police observed signs of impairment in the driver and issued a demand for a roadside screening device test.
As a result of the investigation, 50-year-old Robert Carroll of Innisfil was charged with Failure or Refusal to Comply with Demand. His licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for seven days.
The penalties for refusing to take a drug or alcohol test are the same as if you registered a BAC over 0.08 or a drug recognition evaluator determines that you are impaired.
Operate While Prohibited
(Innisfil, ON) On Sunday, March 28, 2021, at approximatley 3:30 p.m., a South Simcoe Police Service officer conducted a traffic stop on an unplated motorcycle in the area
of Innisfil Beach Road and Kate Avenue in Innisfil. As a result of the investigation, 30-year-old Matthew Molnar of Innisfil was charged with Operate While Prohibited, Drive Motor Vehicle No Licence, Fail to Apply for Permit on Becoming Owner, and Operate Motor Vehicle on Highway – No Insurance.
From Friday, March 26, 2021, to Monday, March 29, 2021, South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to 213 calls for service.