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Media Release

Release Date: February 7th, 2018 - 10:45am

Originator: Constable Jacqueline Brennan, Media Relations, 905-825-4777 ext: 5224

Contact: Constable Jacqueline Brennan, Media Relations, 905-825-4777 ext: 5224

Location: Halton Region


Impaired Driving Offences Summary Within Halton Region

On February 6, 2018 shortly before 11:00 pm, Halton Police officers were conducting a mobile R.I.D.E. initiative in the area of Upper Middle Road and Hwy 407 overpass in Burlington.  A traffic stop was conducted and as a result of an investigation, Simon Gair (35), of Burlington was charged with driving over 80mgs.

The Halton Regional Police Service remains committed to road safety through prevention, education and enforcement initiatives.
Members of the public are reminded that driving under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol is a crime in progress and to call 9-1-1 immediately to report a suspected impaired driver.

The Service’s Twitter and Facebook accounts should not be used for this purpose as they are not monitored 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Please be reminded that all persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers "See Something? Hear Something? Know Something? Contact Crime Stoppers" at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.