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 Licence 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.

Timothy J. NOVAK 55 years, St. Catharines
Peter TUNGATE 66 years, St. Catharines
Alexander I. H. CHILTON-KESSLER 32 years, Pelham
Paul J. B. SENTINEAL 35 years, Niagara Falls
Charles A. SILVESTRI 45 years, Syracuse NY
Sabin MUNDUVELIL SHAJI 25 years, Niagara Falls
Augustine M. MURENGA 31 years, St. Catharines
Kombala S. D. LIYANAGE 41 years, Ajax
Ian KENWARD 21 years, Dunnville
John J. S. CORMIER 63 years, Welland
William R. DEGROOT 57 years, Lincoln
Stuart A. BRADY 53 years, St. Catharines
Joseph A. ZEMAITIS 24 years, Fort Erie
Jean M. ST. GERMAIN 53 years, St. Catharines
Jacob F. MADIA 27 years, Buffalo NY
Fred J. WILLICK 46 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 R.I.D.E. Impaired driving is still the leading cause of criminal deaths in Canada and destroys thousands of lives every year.

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