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Media Release

Release Date: December 27th, 2019 - 9:37am

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 December 23, 2019, just after 9:00 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Hampshire Way and Livingston Road in Milton. As a result of an investigation, David Housdon (56) of Milton was charged with operation while impaired and failure or refusal to comply with demand

On December 24, 2019, just after 12:00 am, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Bronte Street South and Leiterman Drive in Milton. As a result of an investigation, Darcy Kanis (34) of Milton was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On December 25, 2019, just after 8:00 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Regional Road 25 and Louis St. Laurent Avenue in Milton. As a result of an investigation, Brandon Coomansingh (35) of Mississauga was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On December 26, 2019 just before 10:30 pm, Halton Police officers were conducting a R.I.D.E. initiative in the area of Bronte Street South and Dawson Crescent in Milton. As a result of this initiative, Christian Raymond (23) of Milton was charged with 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.​