Driving Complaint Leads to Impaired and Dangerous Driving Arrest  

(Innisfil, ON) A 59-year-old Innisfil man is facing impaired and dangerous driving charges after a citizen reported an erratic driver.
On Saturday, June 8, 2019 around 5:30 p.m., police were called about a vehicle driving erratically and at a high rate of speed in the 6th Line and Yonge Street area of Innisfil. A vehicle stop was subsequently conducted and a fail was registered on a roadside screening device. The driver was arrested and transported to North Division where breath tests resulted in readings of twice the legal limit of alcohol. A 59-year-old Innisfil man was charged with Impaired Driving, Over 80 and Dangerous Operation. His licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle impounded for seven days. He was released with a future court date.

Collision Results in Impaired and Dangerous Driving Charges 

(Bradford, ON) A 31-year-old Barrie man is facing impaired and dangerous driving charges following a single vehicle collision.

On Saturday, June 8, 2019 around 11:40 a.m., police responded to the area of 5th Line and Canal Road in Bradford following a report of vehicle driving erratically and at a high rate of speed. Once on scene, officers learned the driver had lost control and went into a ditch. The driver was not injured. Police detected an odour of alcohol and other signs of impairment. The driver was arrested and transported to South Division where breath tests resulted in readings of twice the legal limit of alcohol. A 31-year-old Barrie man was charged with Impaired Driving, Over 80 and Dangerous Driving.

His licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle impounded for seven days. He was released with a future court date.

Huge thanks to the callers who reported these two incidents. We are grateful to have concerned citizens who work with us to help safely apprehend impaired drivers and remove them from our roads. We encourage you to continue to call 9-1-1 if you see a suspected impaired driver.

From Friday, June 7, 2019 to Monday, June 10, 2019, South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to 282 calls for service.

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