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Media Release

Release Date: March 2nd, 2020 - 10:31am

Originator: Constable, Ryan Anderson, Corporate Communications, 905 825 4899

Contact: Constable, Ryan Anderson, Corporate Communications, 905 825 4899

Location: Halton Region


Impaired Driving Offences Within Halton Region

‚ÄčOn March 1, 2020, just before 1:30 am, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop on the Queen Elizabeth Way (westbound) in the area of Bronte Road in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Brent Oliver (48) of Brantford was charged with blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On March 1, 2020, just before 6:00 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Queen Street and Churchill Road in Acton. As a result of an investigation, Albert Crane (50) of Acton was charged with operation while impaired and failure or refusal to comply with demand.

On March 1, 2020, just after 6:30 pm, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Lakeshore Road East and Navy Street in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Timothy Richardson (34) of Oakville 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.