According to police, 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.

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

Rickie W. MCRAE 53 years, Niagara Falls
Michael J. TESO 31 years, Niagara Falls
Sarah K-A. OLLIKAINEN 21 years, St. Catharines
Christopher G. MERRICK 23 years, St. Catharines
Chad E. MARKO 29 years, St. Catharines
Anthony H. TAYLOR 38 years, Hamilton
Kelly A. MARR-PASCUZZI 41 years, Port Colborne
David L. MARTIN 50 years, Depew, NY
Warren J. FOOTE 29 years, Willow Beach
Murray J,H. MORLOG 59 years, Fort Erie
William T. ANDERSON 47 years, Oshweken
Umar FAROOQ 28 years, Burlington
Quinn E. GEERLINKS 24 years, Pelham
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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