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 Crimestoppers to report those who are driving in contravention of the suspension.

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

Lucas J. DEANGELIS 26 years, St. Catharines
Victor H. LOPEZ ALCA 25 years, St. Catharines
Lorne R. SMITH 48 years, Niagara Falls
Thomas W. MALLETT 49 years, St. Catharines
Carmine N. BLACK 31 years, St. Catharines
Keith B. MCINTOSH 34 years, Grimsby
David G. MCPHEE 44 years, Thorold
John W. ROY 30 years, Stoney Creek
Rodney W. SMILSKY 45 years, Grimsby
Jason M. LAROCHE 44 years, Fort Erie
Alaiah Y.A. MCKEE 22 years, St. Catharines
Krisztina NAGY 40 years, Welland

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.

To receive similar Niagara Police Report updates, “Like” us on Facebook @

Let us know what you think!