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.

Michael F. SIMPSON 60 years, Niagara on the Lake
Gerald W. POHORILETZ 55 years, St. Catharines
Janice E. ELSIE 67 years, Welland
Ryan A. VAN KUREN 33 years, Dunnville
Christopher T. PELZ 48 years, St. Catharines
Jason R.G. WISE 43 years, St. Catharines
Mary Jean STUART 34 years, St. Catharines
Crystal A. TOTH 31 years, Port Colborne
Ricky K. MOORE 27 years, Niagara Falls
Linda N. ADAMS 53 years, Pelham
Brian E. MORDEN 26 years, Grimsby
Michael C. MANCUSO 18 years, Welland
Elise C. WALSH 30 years, St. Catharines
Jordan N. JENKINS 21 years, Fort Erie

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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