Impaired Driving

(Innisfil, ON) A 22-year-old Barrie woman is charged with impaired driving following a vehicle stop at Innisfil Beach Park in Innisfil.

On Wednesday, April 10, 2019 around 1:00 p.m., South Simcoe Police Service officers observed a vehicle parked and running in the parking of the park located on Innisfil Beach Road. Police located a woman in the front driver’s seat. Officers detected an odour of alcohol, marijuana and other signs of impairment. The woman was arrested for impaired driving and transported to North Division. Breath tests resulted in readings of well over the legal limit of alcohol. The woman was charged with impaired driving, Over 80 and Novice Driver Blood Alcohol Concentration Above Zero. Her licence was suspended for 90 days and her vehicle impounded for seven days. She was released with a future court date.

We continue to be vigilant when it comes to the public safety threat of impaired driving. Our officers patrol 24/7 with a watchful eye for those who make the dangerous choice to drive under the influence of drugs, alcohol or both.

Purse Thefts 

(Innisfil/Bradford, ON) South Simcoe Police Service officers would like to remind our residents to always keep an eye on valuables, especially purses, while shopping. We are investigating a couple of thefts of purses from shopping carts that occurred at major stores in our area. Keep your personal items within eyesight while shopping and never turn your back on them in public. If you witness suspicious people or activity, contact police immediately.

On Wednesday, April 10, 2019, South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to 86 calls for service.