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Media Release

Release Date: February 28th, 2020 - 9:05am

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 February 24, 2020, just before 4:30 am, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Harvester Road and Laurentian Drive in Burlington. As a result of an investigation, Lynn Handfield (65) of Burlington was charged with blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On February 25, 2020, just before 12:00 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Highway 7 and Dublin Line in Acton.  As a result of an investigation, Sheena Sesook (29) of Rockwood was charged with blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On February 26, 2020, just after 4:00 pm, Halton Police officers were conducting a R.I.D.E. initiative in the area of Rebecca Street and Third Line in Oakville. As a result of this initiative, R David Christie (57) of Oakville was charged with blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On February 26, 2020, just after 7:30 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Normandy Place and Kerr Street in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Duncan Jaffray (63) of Mississauga was charged with blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On February 27, 2020, just after 3:30 pm, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Tanners Drive and South Street in Acton. As a result of an investigation, Christina O'Neill (37) of Acton 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.‚Äč