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, police say 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 of 80 mgs or above of alcohol in 100 ml of blood, or refusing to provide a breath / blood sample.

Christopher BENNETT 35 years, Thorold
Liana E. PRESOT 46 years, Niagara Falls
Jacob M. BAUER 28 years, Niagara Falls
Jeffery R. CLAUSON 38 years, No Fixed Abode
Nicholas W. JOHNSTONE 43 years, Niagara Falls
Darin W. KASPER 53 years, Fort Erie
Oskar S. MAYEN 29 years, St. Catharines
Eric C. MILLETTE 32 years, St. Catharines
William J. HUNTER 29 years, Thorold
Saied S. M. SWALEE 30 years, Welland
Mario A. FIGUEROA-MOLINA 54 years, Amherst NY
Robert S. MATKOWSKI 39 years, Port Colborne
William A. STUART 50 years, Niagara Falls
Gabriell E. SHUCRAFT 19 years, North Tonawanda NY
Kevin E. BAXTER 42 years, St. Catharines
Joshua R. MOORE 28 years, Cambridge
Ryan VALLERIANI 38 years, Welland
Rebekah A. MCCORMICK 24 years, West Lafayette IN

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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