Media Release. Tuesday, June 1, 2021.

Bradford Restaurant Charged for Violating Emergency Order

(Bradford, ON) On Saturday, May 29, 2021, South Simcoe Police Service received a report of a limousine dropping off a group of people at the 1812 Grillhouse restaurant on County Road 27 in Bradford. Police attended and observed a gathering on the patio. A Provincial Summons was issued to the restaurant owner for failing to comply with an emergency order.

South Simcoe Police Service continues to urge all citizens to do their part to curb the spread of this deadly COVID-19 virus.

Stunt Driving

(Innisfil, ON) On Sunday, May 30, 2021, at 6:50 p.m., a South Simcoe Police Service officer was conducting speed enforcement on Innisfil Beach Road in Innisfil. The officer observed a vehicle travelling eastbound at a high rate of speed. A speed measurement was obtained of 96 km/h in a posted 40 km/h zone. Police conducted a traffic stop. As a result of the investigation, 24-year-old James Hamilton of Innisfil was charged with Stunt Driving and Speeding. His licence was suspended for seven days. His vehicle was towed from the scene and impounded for seven days.

According to the Transport Canada Road Safety in Canada Report, single-vehicle crashes accounted for more than 50% of speeding deaths and serious injuries. Slow down and arrive alive.

On Monday, May 31, 2021, South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to 67 calls for service.