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.               

John R. BOREHAM 74 years, Thorold

Tapan MHAMUD 35 years, Buffalo NY

Vincent A. GOMES 26 years, Scarborough

Geoffrey COWLEY 52 years, Niagara Falls

Johnie J. THOMAS 54 years, St. Catharines

Keanna C. C. MCINTEE 22 years, Port Colborne

Karen M. CHIPKAR 53 years, Welland

Joshua M. REGULAR 24 years, Innisfil

Bryan S. SCHNEIDER 27 years, St. Catharines

Rodney D. FERGUSON 61 years, St. Catharines

Jamie-Lee BARKER 27 years, Welland

Inderpreet S. GREWAL 25 years, Brampton

Shannon M. BOOS 41 years, Welland

Margaret A. MAGEE 61 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 affects thousands of lives every year.