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Media Release

Release Date: June 24th, 2019 - 12:40pm

Originator: Constable, Steve Elms, Corporate Communications, 905-825-4747 ext 5224

Contact: Constable, Steve Elms, Corporate Communications, 905-825-4747 extension 5224

Location: Halton Region


Impaired Driving Offences Within Halton Region

​On June 21, 2019 just before 11:30 am, Halton Police officers responded to a collision in the area of 17 Side Road and Trafalgar Road in Halton Hills. As a result of an investigation, Garrett Stimpson (26) of Orangeville was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On June 21, 2019, just after 12:30 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of North Service Road and Dorval Drive in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Jessica Coelho (27) of Oakville was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On June 23, 2019, just after 6:00 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Trafalgar Road and Princess Anne Drive in Georgetown. As a result of an investigation, Christopher Dawes (52) of Georgetown was charged with blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On June 24, 2019 just before 2:00 am, Halton Police officers responded to a collision in the area of Great Lakes Boulevard and Timeless Drive in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Eric Labancz (27) of Oakville was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

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.​