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Thorold man among those facing impaired-related charged

The Niagara Regional Police Service will report the names to people charged with alleged criminal impaired driving offences in the region
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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 of 80 mgs or above of alcohol in 100 ml of blood, or refusing to provide a breath/blood sample.

  • Krzysztof Hliwa 53 years, Niagara Falls
  • Brian D. Graham 58 years, Niagara Falls
  • Troy A. Cardinale 38 years, Thorold
  • Deborah S. Bauer 56 years, Niagara Falls
  • Richard N. Phillips 41 years, Scarborough
  • Ralph Albano 69 years, Welland
  • Bryon W. Johnston 56 years, St. Catharines
  • Robert A. J. Villeneuve 62 years, Powell River, BC
  • Robert J. Doerr 50 years, Niagara Falls
  • Jesse L. H. Lord 43 years, St. Mary's

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.