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, driving with a blood alcohol concentration above 80 mgs of alcohol in 100 ml of blood, or refusing to provide a breath / blood sample.

Michael B. RUDYCHUK 36 years, St. Catharines
Scott A. MURPHY 26 years, Thorold
Kelly A. AUDIT 37 years, St. Catharines
Jeffrey H. DISHER 46 years, Welland
Laurie D. PENNER 47 years, St. Catharines
John P. BAUSLAUGH 61 years, Grimsby
Penny A. FREEMAN 47 years, Welland
Victoria BYSKOV 22 years, St. Catharines
Mohamed FAISAL 26 years, Ottawa
Oliver M. JANSEN REYNAUD 51 years, Niagara Falls
Kevin M. FRECHETTE 26 years, St. Catharines
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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