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Media Release

Release Date: May 29th, 2020 - 8:43am

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 May 25, 2020, just after 9:00 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Birch Avenue and Hemlock Drive in Milton. As a result of an investigation, Manuel Medeiros (67) of Milton was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On May 26, 2020, just after 6:30 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Martin Street and Caves Court in Milton. As a result of an investigation, Peter Dressel (57) of Milton was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On May 26, 2020, just before 9:00 pm, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Little Crescent and McCuaig Drive in Milton. As a result of an investigation, Claire Michaud (41) of Etobicoke was charged with blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On May 29, 2020, just after 1:30 am Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Nassagaweya–Esquesing Townline and 20 Side Road in Halton Hills. As a result of an investigation, Kayla Jones (27) of Guelph 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.​