In an effort to bring further attention and deterrence to driving while impaired by alcohol or drugs, the Niagara Regional Police Service will be reporting the names of those people who are charged with an alleged criminal impaired driving offence in the Region.


In addition to being charged, these individuals are also bound by a Ministry of Transportation 90-Day Administrative Driver’s License Suspension and are prohibited from operating a motor vehicle on a roadway. The public is encouraged to contact the Niagara Regional Police Service Traffic Safety Hotline or Crime Stoppers to report those who are driving in contravention of the suspension.

Police say the following individuals have been charged criminally with impaired driving by alcohol or drugs, driving with a blood alcohol concentration above 80 mgs of alcohol in 100 ml of blood, or refusing to provide a breath / blood sample.

Joseph T. LEWIS-THERIAULT 30 years, Pelham
Darryl J. MURRAY 44 years, St. Catharines
Kimberly J. MCPHERSON 48 years, Welland
Joseph O. DOAK 50 years, Niagara Falls
Andrew J. EWIN 29 years, Niagara Falls
Charles R. DONNELLY 64 years, Niagara on the Lake
Patricia A. MACMILLAN 46 years, St. Catharines
Francisco J. CASTRO-BARRIOS 42 years, Churchill
Billie-Jo B. SEMARK 40 years, Niagara Falls
Kyle A. WHALEN 20 years, Niagara Falls
Sapphire R. MARTINEZ 21 years, Buffalo NY
Keith A. STANTON 65 years, Lincoln
Martin SEVIC 35 years, Thorold
Ricardo A. RAMOS CHINGA 24 years, Brampton
John Z. BREEDEN 38 years Derby NY

The Niagara Regional Police Service is committed to reducing impaired driving offences through education and the apprehension of offenders through enforcement programs like RIDE. Impaired driving is still the leading cause of criminal deaths in Canada and destroys thousands of lives every year.

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