Multiple Callers Report Suspected Impaired Driver
(Innisfil, ON) On Friday, April 2, 2021, at approximately 6:00 p.m., South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to multiple calls regarding a suspected impaired driver in Innisfil. The suspect vehicle was located parked in a driveway in the Lockhart Road and 25th Sideroad area. The driver was arrested for impaired driving and transported to North Division.
As a result of the investigation, 63-year-old Deborah Bilicki of Innisfil was charged with Failure or Refusal to Comply with Demand, Impaired Operation and Breach of Probation. Her licence was suspended for 90 days and her vehicle impounded for seven days.
Thank you to the concerned citizens who called police to report a suspected impaired driver. By making that call, you played a role in keeping our roads safe. Impaired driving is the number one criminal cause of death in Canada yet every impaired driving crash is preventable.
Arrest in Internet Fraud
(Bradford, ON) South Simcoe Police Service officers have charged a Bradford man with fraud following an investigation into an online transaction.
On Tuesday, March 23, 2021, a Parry Sound area senior contacted police to report a fraud involving the purchase of an electric scooter through Facebook Marketplace.
The victim sent a deposit to the seller but never received the scooter. The deposit has not been recovered.
As a result of the investigation, 31-year-old Bradley Milne of Bradford was charged with Fraud Under $5,000 and Possession of Property Obtained by Crime. He was released with a future court date.
South Simcoe Police Service urges residents to approach online second-hand sales with caution. If possible, use an online payment option such as PayPal, which helps protect you.
(Innisfil, ON) An Innisfil man was charged with Stunt Driving and Speeding following a traffic stop near Sideroad 10 and 2nd Line in Innisfil.
On Monday, April 5, 2021, at approximately 9:00 a.m., a South Simcoe Police officer observed a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed on Sideroad 10. A speed measurement was obtained of 133 km/h in the posted 80 zone. As a result of the investigation, 36-year-old Michael Terrazzano of Innisfil was charged with Stunt Driving and Speeding. His licence was suspended for seven days and his vehicle was impounded for seven days.
Warmer, sunny weather seems to bring out speeders on our roads. Please slow down for your safety and the safety of other motorists and pedestrians.
From Friday, April 2, 2021, to Tuesday, April 6, 2021, South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to 293 calls for service.