Stunt Driving

(Bradford, ON) South Simcoe Police Service officers have charged a 40-year-old Bradford woman with stunt driving after a traffic stop in Bond Head.

On Wednesday, August 21, 2019, around 10:30 p.m., an officer conducting traffic enforcement on County Road 88 near County Road 27 observed a Jeep Grand Cherokee travelling at a high rate of speed. A speed measurement was obtained of 109 km/hr in a 50 km/h Community Safety Zone. A traffic stop was conducted and the driver, a 40-year-old Bradford woman, was charged with stunt driving. Stunt driving violations under the Highway Traffic Act result in an immediate seven-day driver’s licence suspension and vehicle impoundment for the same period of time. If found guilty in court, the penalties for stunt driving could include a fine between $2000 – $10,000, up to six months in jail and a two-year licence suspension.

About 1 in 4 fatal collisions involve speeding. You are in the driver’s seat! Don’t be the driving force behind traffic collisions. Slow down and arrive alive.

Thefts from Vehicles 

(Bradford/Innisfil, ON) South Simcoe Police Service is reminding residents to take an active role in preventing thefts from vehicles. Vehicles targeted by thieves are often unlocked, have valuables in plain sight or are in dimly lit areas. We urge you all to remember to ‘Lock It Or Lose It’ and take some simple steps to avoid being a victim of crime. If you have been a victim of vehicle related theft, report it.  

On Wednesday, August 21, 2019, South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to 86 calls for service.