Release Date: July 23rd, 2019 - 5:40pm
Originator: Sergeant, Paul Rudall, District Response Unit, 905 825 4747 ext. 2449
Contact: Sergeant, Paul Rudall, District Response Unit, 905 825 4747 ext. 2449
Location: Region of Halton
Halton Regional Police Service is a member of the Joint ERASE (Eradicate Racing Activity on Streets Everywhere) committee which includes several GTA Police Services working together to target street racing and aggressive driving in local communities.
On Friday June 28th Officers from Halton were accompanied by Officers from Peel Regional Police Service and the OPP. All were deployed across the region of Halton to target aggressive driving.
The following is a summary of the charges laid:
Halton Police will continue to partner with services across the GTA to target aggressive driving and encourage the public to report aggressive driving and street racing whenever they see it.
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.