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.

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.

Manuel A. BEDOLLA 30 years, Yuma AZ
Eric R. BREEDON 23 years, Niagara Falls
Patrick MCDONALD 48 years, Niagara Falls
Rhiannon E. HART 40 years, Buffalo NY
Roy R. RYMER 30 years, Pelham
Shawn S. LINVILLE 45 years, Lexington NC
Walter KIRK 65 years, Port Colborne
Jacob T. HEWITT-HOLMES 28 years Welland
Gregory K. MCINTEE 45 years, Port Colborne
Joshua B. DLAYMI 24 years, St. Catharines
Andrew D. BRODIE 35 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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