Impaired Driving 

(Innisfil, ON) A 42-year-old Innisfil man is charged with Over 80 after being stopped at a RIDE program in Innisfil.

On Saturday, July 27, 2019 around 12:45 a.m., South Simcoe Police Service officers detected an odour of alcohol from a vehicle that was stopped at a RIDE check at Webster Boulevard and Forest Street. After a fail was registered on a roadside screening device, the driver was arrested and transported to North Division. His breath tests resulted in readings over the legal limit. A 42-year-old Innisfil man was charged with Over 80. His licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle impounded for seven days.

3-Day Suspension/Liquor and Cannabis Readily Available 

(Bond Head, ON) A 28-year-old Cookstown man was issued a 3-day licence suspension after a vehicle was stopped at a RIDE program in Bond Head.

On Monday, July 29, 2019 around 1:00 a.m., South Simcoe Police Service officers conducting a RIDE program on County Road 88 and Country Road 27 spoke to a driver who exhibited signs of impairment. The driver was arrested for impaired driving and transported to South Division. Breath tests resulted in a three day licence suspension for a 28-year-old Cookstown man. He was also ticketed for liquor and cannabis readily available.

We conduct RIDE programs year-round in an ongoing effort to fight impaired driving. If you see a suspected impaired driver, safely call 9-1-1. Impaired driving is a crime in progress that puts other law-abiding motorists and pedestrians in danger.

From Monday, July 29, 2019 to Tuesday, July 30, 2019, South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to 109 calls for service.