Break and Enter/Assault
(Bradford, ON) A 38-year-old Bradford man faces eight charges following an incident at a Bradford home.
On Monday, October 15, 2018 just after midnight, officers were called to a home in the Line 6 and Barrie Street area of Bradford for a report of a break and enter, assault and robbery. The victim said the suspect, who claimed he was owed money, also threatened the victim with a weapon. The suspect was arrested a short distance away and transported to South Division.
He is charged with:
Break and Enter
Fail to Comply with an Undertaking
Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose
Assault with a Weapon
The man was held for a bail hearing.
(Bradford, ON) A 44-year-old Mississauga man is charged with Speeding and Stunt Driving following a vehicle stop in Bradford.
On Saturday, October 13, 2018 around 2:00 p.m., an officer observed a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed on King St. South in Cookstown. The officer followed the vehicle and eventually conducted a traffic stop once the vehicle slowed as it entered the Village of Newton Robinson in Bradford West Gwillimbury. The officer detected an odour of alcohol and a roadside test was conducted. As a result, the driver’s licence was suspended for three days. The vehicle had a recorded speed measurement of 152 km/hr in a posted 80 km/hr zone and as a result the driver was also suspended for 7 days for Stunt Driving. His vehicle was impounded for seven days.
Our targeted traffic enforcement is determined to keep our roads safe and free of speeding and impaired drivers. Impaired driving is a crime in progress. If you spot a suspected impaired driver, safely call 911.
From Friday, October 12, 2018 to Monday, October 5, 2018, South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to 226 calls for service.