Tag Archives: motor vehicle

Impaired Driver

On January 31, 2017, around 7:30pm, an Officer on Patrol conducted a traffic stop on S.Edgeware Road East of First Avenue. A check of the vehicle revealed there may be an issue regarding insurance. The Officer spoke with the female driver who admitted to not having insurance on the vehicle …

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Cyclist Clipped by Mirror

St. Thomas Police responded to a traffic complaint yesterday where a small group of cyclists were crowded by a passing vehicle. One of the cyclists was clipped on the shoulder by the vehicle’s passenger side rear view mirror. Luckily there were no injuries to the cyclist however, police would like …

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Impaired Driver

On Thursday December 29, 2016 at 8:30pm, an Officer on patrol observed a vehicle on Talbot Street travelling at a high rate of speed and turned North on First Avenue towards Edward Street. Attempts were made to stop the vehicle however the vehicle continued North ignoring the emergency lights and …

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Impaired by drug

Just after 1:00am on December 20, 2016, an Officer on patrol observed a motor vehicle in the area of Wellington St and Princess Ave swerving within the lanes and making abrupt stops and making attempts to evade the Officer. A traffic stop was made and the Officer detected signs of …

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Impaired Driver – Multiple Charges

A 24-year old St. Thomas man faces multiple charges after an early morning traffic stop. Shortly after midnight on November 25, 2016, an Officer on patrol observed a motor vehicle in the area of Sunset Dr and Southdale Rd. travelling extremely close to another vehicle and also ran a stop …

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Impaired Driver – Multiple Charges

A 24-year old St. Thomas man faces multiple charges after an early morning traffic stop. Shortly after midnight on November 25, 2016, an Officer on patrol observed a motor vehicle in the area of Sunset Dr and Southdale Rd. travelling extremely close to another vehicle and also ran a stop …

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Drinking and driving

St. Thomas Police Officers set up a R.I.D.E. program in the area of Hemlock St. and Elmina St. in attempts to locate, stop and arrest those that chose to consume alcohol and they get behind the wheel. At approximately 10:25pm Officers stopped a vehicle operated by a 48-year old female …

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Impaired driver causes collision

On June 14, 2016, at approximately 6:25pm Police arrived onscene of a motor vehicle collision at the intersection of Sunset Dr. and Wellington Rd. Upon arrival police spoke with the driver of the vehicle that rear ended the other vehicle. The officer immediately observed signs of impairment and arrested him …

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Alert citizens assist police in capture

Early evening hours on 9 June an officer on general patrol alertly observed a lone male operating a motor vehicle on Inkerman Street with no front plate and when he went to conduct a traffic stop the vehicle sped off from the officer. Police located the vehicle a short time …

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Unlicenced driver facing numerous charges

Around 11:10pm Police observed a 23 year-old male who is known to be unlicenced driving a vehicle in the area of Talbot Street and Balaclava Street. A short time later the accused was located behind a residence on Elm Street operating the vehicle. He fled the area; Officers located him …

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Disqualified Drive

A 51 year-old St. Thomas man was caught driving yesterday after being prohibited from doing so and now faces another day in Court. On Sunday March 6, 2016, the accused was operating a motor vehicle on Confederation Drive in St. Thomas. Police stopped the vehicle and through investigation it was …

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Drugs and search warrant

After an investigation by the Drug Enforcement Unit two men find themselves behind bars. On Tuesday February 23, 2016 at approximately 1:00pm two males were operating a motor vehicle just outside the City limits when they were stopped for a Highway Traffic Act related offence. Both males were placed under …

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Dangerous Driving

On January 5, 2016 shortly before 8:00pm Police received numerous calls regarding a vehicle driving dangerously within the City. Complainants advised that the vehicle was tailgating, following vehicles to their destinations and intimidating them by revving the engine, spinning tires and lastly driving on the front lawns of residences and …

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Impaired Driver

On August 23, 2015, at approximately 8:52pm, police attended a North end residence in regards to an unrelated matter. A vehicle pulled into the laneway and as the male driver exited the vehicle and began speaking to the officer, an odour of alcohol was on his breath. The Officer demanded …

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Over the limit, Domestic Assault, Fraud Spree

Over the Limit On June 19th, 2015 at approximately 10:40 pm police stopped a vehicle on Kains Street.   The 38 year old male driver of the vehicle had the odour of alcohol on his breath which resulted in the use of an Approved Screening Device to determine his blood alcohol …

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Criminal Consequences For Operating An E-Bike When Prohibited

A 44 year old male was arrested pursuant to the Criminal Code on Friday afternoon for ‘driving while disqualified’. The male was observed to be operating an e-bike on a highway which is considered a ‘motor vehicle’ under the criminal code. The male’s driving privileges had been previously suspended due …

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Impaired Driver

A Thirty Nine year old St. Thomas woman registers nearly three times the legal limit. On April 8, 2015 shortly before 9:00pm Police observed a motor vehicle travelling West down Talbot Street weaving in and out of the lanes. A roadside test was conducted and was failed. The female was …

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Suspended Driver

A 34 year old St. Thomas man is facing charges of Suspended Driving after an early morning traffic stop. While on routine patrol, on March 18, 2015 at 1:22am, a St. Thomas Officer observed a motor vehicle which looked to be travelling at a speed faster than the posted speed …

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Impaired Driver / Refusal

St. Thomas Police were called to a motor vehicle collision up on Sandy Mount Hill around 9:23pm on March 8, 2015. Upon arrival Police located a single motor vehicle partially in a snow bank. The driver, a 36 year old St. Thomas man was exhibiting signs of impairment by alcohol …

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Suspicious vehicle leads to arrest

On October 9, 2014, at 2:45am St. Thomas police were patrolling the Southgate Subdivision when a motor vehicle was seen travelling slowly throughout the streets appearing to be checking out houses and vehicles. Once the vehicle noticed the Officer following it, the driver tried to elude the Officer however turned …

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