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

Andrew P. PRESCOTT 36 years, Welland
Jeffrey P. MCGARRY 47 years, Grimsby
Christopher M. MARR 42 years, Welland
Saul H. OLAVE 42 years, Flushing NY
Tiffany L. GALLANT 40 years, Tobermory
Jeffrey G. A. NICHOLLS 45 years, St. Catharines
Aleksandar P. J. VATIC 22 years, St. Catharines
David B. HENNING-PILLER 24 years, St. Catharines
Lisa A. FELIX 42 years, Welland
Sophia A. M. BRYAN 36 years, St. Catharines
Alicia D. BROWN 38 years, Grimsby
Mandy M. JENKINS 50 years, Niagara Falls
Michelle HOLLINGHAM 52 years, Pelham
Gavin A. SARDELLA 36 years, Pelham
Nathaniel C. HICKLING 20 years, Fort Erie
Jeffery L. BALSTERS 20 years, Fort Erie
Michael FARBOTKO 44 years, Stoney Creek
Westley S. BARNES 35 years, Fort Erie

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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