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Media Release

Release Date: March 13th, 2020 - 8:59am

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 March 9, 2020, just before 9:00 pm, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Bath Street and Kerr Street in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Richard Grimm (74) of Mississauga was charged with blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On March 11, 2020, just before 1:30 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Leger Way and Louis St. Laurent Avenue in Milton. As a result of an investigation, Daniel Fernandes (34) of Milton was charged with operation while impaired.

On March 12, 2020, just before 7:30 pm, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Bridge Road and Warminster Drive Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Jason Wisby (36) 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.​