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Crime Brief - May 29, 2019

May 29, 2019

Type:   Break and Enter Incident:  19-19108 Location:  St Paul Ave Incident:   On Saturday May 25, 2019 at approximately 3:40 a.m. Brantford Police Service responded to a Break and Enter to a business on Colborne Street.  An unknown suspect had forced open the front door and gained access to the business.  Once inside the suspect smashed open display cases and took a number of items before fleeing the store.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the scene where they located a trail of items leading away from the store.  Officers searched the area but were unable to locate the suspect.  Through investigation into this break and enter a suspect was identified.  On Tuesday May 28, 2019 just after 6:30 p.m. Community Patrol Officers observed the male suspect at a business on St Paul Ave.  Officers located and arrested the accused inside the store.  While dealing with the accused he was found to be in possession of Break-In instruments as well as identification and bank cards belonging to other individuals that had previously been reported stolen.  Information was also received that the accused was currently bound by eight court orders.  As a result of the investigations, a 30 year old Brantford male has been charged with Break, Enter and Commit and Breach of Recognizance for the incident on May 25, 2019.  He has further been charged with Possession of Break-In Instruments, Possession of Property Obtained by Crime x2, Possession of Credit Card x2, Possession of Identity Documents and Fail to Comply with Recognizance under the Criminal Code.  The accused was held for a bail hearing.           

Type:   Drugs Incident:  19-18830 Location:  William Street Incident:  On Thursday May 23, 2019 just before 3:00 p.m. The Brantford Police Service Street Crime Unit was conducting an investigation in the area of William Street and Richmond Street.  While conducting their investigation Officers observed a vehicle park in the area which was occupied by two males.  The driver was known to have an outstanding warrant for his arrest.  Officers were able to arrest the accused without incident. While dealing with the accused he was found to be in possession of a large sum of Canadian Currency along with suspected Fentanyl, Cocaine, Crack Cocaine and Crystal Methamphetamine (approx. value $6300.00).  The passenger of the vehicle was also arrested without incident.  Information was received that both accused were currently bound by court orders with conditions and the driver was currently a Prohibited driver for life.   Officers continued the investigation and in searching the vehicle found approximately $3600 worth of suspected cocaine, crystal methamphetamine and fentanyl.  As a result of the investigation Goran Nejat Kakamad a 22 year old Hamilton male was arrested on the outstanding warrant and has been further charged with Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking x 4 under the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act.  He is further charged with Operation while Prohibited x 5 and Breach of Probation x 2 under the Criminal Code.  The second accused, Ismail Daud Patel a 20 year old Hamilton male is charged with Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking x4 under the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act and Breach of Probation x 2 under the Criminal Code.                           

Type:   Impaired - Alcohol  Incident:  19-19078 Location:  Peel Street Incident: On Friday May 24, 2019 at approximately 11:25 p.m. Community Patrol Officers were conducting an investigation in the area of Peel Street and Chatham Street.  While in the area Officers observed a vehicle back into and strike a parked vehicle and then attempt to drive away.  Officers blocked the vehicle from leaving the area and spoke to the female driver.  While speaking to the driver Officers observed signs of impairment.  The driver was arrested and transported to the Branford Police Service where she was to provide samples of her breath as required by law.  The accused samples were over two times the legal limit.  As a result of the investigation a 50 year old Brantford woman is charged with Operation While Impaired and 80 Plus under the Criminal Code.  Her drivers licence was suspended for 90 days and her vehicle impounded for 7 days.       

Type:   Assault Incident:  19-18872 Location:   Dalhousie Street Incident:  On Thursday May 23, 2019 just before 8:00 p.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call about an assault.  A taxi driver had driven a fare to a residence on Glenwood Drive.  The driver exited the vehicle to assist the male out of the vehicle.  When he did the passenger refused to pay and began a confrontation with the driver.  The suspect began to push and confront the driver.  The driver got back into the vehicle and attempted to secure the door.  The suspect tried to grab the driver and began to punch the driver’s window.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the scene where they located and arrested the accused without incident.  A 56 year old Brantford male has been charged with Assault and Transportation Fraud.     

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Brantford Police Continue to Investigate Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision

May 27, 2019

Incident #19-19274

On Sunday May 26, 2019 Brantford Police Service responded to single motor vehicle collision on Colborne Street at Clara Cres. 

Just after 10:00 a.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call about a motor vehicle collision on Colborne Street East.  Community Patrol Officers along with the Brantford Fire Department and the Brant-Brantford Paramedic Services attended to the scene where they located the collision.  A lone male occupant who was the driver was located in the vehicle. 

Preliminary investigation into the collision shows that the motor vehicle was travelling eastbound on Colborne Street when it lost control, crossed into the westbound lanes and struck a pole on the north side of Colborne Street across from the entrance to Clara Crescent.

The driver, Colton Pierce Nikolasevic a 23 year old Brantford male was transported to the Brantford General Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

The Brantford Police Collision Reconstruction Unit is continuing to investigate this incident. Anyone that witnessed this collision or has further information that may assist investigators, is asked to contact Constable Jeremy Morton at 519- 756-0113 ext 2869

Fatal Collision at Colborne Street East at Clara Crescent

May 26, 2019

  Members of the Brantford Police Service were dispatched to investigate a single Motor Vehicle Collision at approximately 10:08 am. The involved motor vehicle was travelling eastbound on Colborne Street when it lost control, crossed into the westbound lanes and struck a pole on the north side of Colborne Street across from the entrance to Clara Crescent. The driver, a 24 year old Brantford man was transported to the Brantford General Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. His name is being held pending next of kin notification. The Brantford Police Collision Reconstruction Unit has carriage of this investigation. Anyone that witnessed this collision or has further information that may assist investigators, is asked to contact Constable Jeremy Morton at 519- 756-0113 ext 2869

Crime Brief - May 20, 2019

May 20, 2019

Type:    Disturbance Incident:  19-18354  Location:  West Street       Incident:    On Monday May 20, 2019 just before 3:00 a.m. Brantford Police Service responded to a disturbance call on West Street.  A group of males were involved in a verbal argument when one of the males pulled out a knife and started to chase the others down the street.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located and arrested the suspect male without incident.  None of the parties involved were injured as a result of the incident.  Investigation revealed that the accused was currently bound by two court orders that he was contravening.  A 42 year old Simcoe male is charged with Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose, Fail to Comply with Recognizance Order and Fail to Comply with Probation.                       Type:   Impaired - Alcohol  Incident:  19-18221 Location:  Stanley Street Incident:  On Sunday May 19, 2019 just before 1:00 a.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call about a possible impaired driver.  A male was seen stumbling and getting into a vehicle and driving away.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located the suspect vehicle.  Officers performed a traffic stop and spoke to the male driver.  While speaking to the driver Officers observed signs of impairment.  The driver was arrested and transported to the Brantford Police Service where he was to provide samples of his breath as required by law.  The accused samples were two times the legal limit.  A 40 year old Brantford male has been charged with Operation While Impaired – Alcohol and 80 Plus.  The accused licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for 7 days.  

Type:   Impaired - Alcohol Incident:  19-18226 Location:  Erie Ave Incident:  On Sunday May 19, 2019 at approximately 2:00 a.m. Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle travelling on Erie Ave.  Officers observed the vehicle swerving in and out of marked lanes and performed a traffic stop.  While dealing with the driver, Officers observed signs of impairment.  Information was received that the driver only possessed a G2 licence and was in violation of the Novice Driver Alcohol condition.  The male driver was arrested and transported to the Brantford Police Service where he was to provide samples of his breath as required by law.  The accused samples were over two times the legal limit.  As a result of the investigation a 21 year old Brantford male has been charged with Operation While Impaired – Alcohol and 80 Plus under the Criminal Code.  He is also charged with Novice Driver – Zero Alcohol under the Highway Traffic Act.  The accused licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for 7 days.       

Type:   Impaired - Alcohol Incident:  19-18115 Location:  Colborne Street West Incident:   On Saturday May 18, 2019 at approximately 6:30 a.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call about a motor vehicle accident on Colborne Street West and Sherwood Drive.  A vehicle had struck a parked vehicle and a pole.  The driver and passenger were then seen fleeing the car and the area.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located the accident.  Officers checked the area and found the occupants a short distance away.  The male driver was arrested in regards to the accident.  While dealing with the driver Officers observed signs of impairment.  Information was received that the accused was currently bound by a court order with conditions.  As a result of the investigation a 29 year old Brantford male is charged with Failure to Stop After Accident, Operation While Impaired and Fail to Comply with Probation under the Criminal Code.                      

Type:   Impaired - Alcohol Incident:  19-18115 Location:  Icomm Drive Incident:  On Friday May 17, 2019 just before 7:00 p.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call about a possible impaired driver on Icomm Drive.  A female had been refused entry into a business on Icomm Drive due to her state of intoxication.  The female was seen leaving in a taxi however returned a short time later and was then seen getting into a vehicle and attempting to drive away.  The female was blocked in by others in area until police arrived.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located the vehicle and the female driver.  While dealing with the female officers observed signs of impairment.  The female was arrested and transported to the Brantford Police Service where she was to provide samples of her breath as required by law.  The accused samples were over two times the legal limit.  As a result of the investigation a 52 year old Cambridge woman is charged with Operation While Impaired and 80 Plus under the Criminal Code.  Her licence was suspended for 90 days and the vehicle was impounded for 7 days.   

Type:   Impaired - Drug Incident:  19-17927 Location:  Colborne Street East Incident:  On Friday May 17, 2019 shortly after 7:00 a.m. Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle parked across two parking spaces in a business parking lot.  Officers observed the vehicle to be running and a male driver slouched over against the driver’s window asleep.  Officers spoke to the male driver who showed signs of impairment.  A demand was given for a field sobriety test and performed.  As a result of that test the driver was arrested.  While dealing with the accused a syringe with suspected cocaine was located on him.  The accused was given a demand for a Drug Recognition Evolution and transported to the Brantford Police Service. As a result of the investigation a 35 year old Brantford male is charged with Impaired Operation – Drug under the Criminal Code.  He is also charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance (cocaine) under the Controlled Drug and Substances Act.  The drivers licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for 7 days.         

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Crime Brief - May 17, 2019

May 17, 2019

Type:    Impaired - Alcohol Incident:  19-17877  Location:  Lynden Road       Incident:   On Thursday May 16, 2019 at approximately 8:10 p.m. Community Patrol Officers located a vehicle parked and running in a business parking lot on Lynden Road.  The vehicles driver side door was open and two males were observed in the vehicle.  Officers spoke to the occupants when they observed two open cans of beer in the centre console of the vehicle.  While dealing with the male driver Officers observed signs of impairment.  The driver was arrested and transported to the Brantford Police Service where he was to provide samples of his breath as required by law.  The accused readings were over two times the legal limit.  A 32 year old Welland male has been charged with Operation While Impaired – Alcohol and 80 Plus under the Criminal Code.  His licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for 7 days.                     Type:   Break and Enter  Incident:  19-17639 Location:  Dalhousie Street Incident: On Wednesday May 15, 2019 just after 11:30 a.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call about a Break and Enter on Dalhousie Street.  An unknown male had been seen crawling into a vacant residence through a basement window.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the residence where they located the suspect male.  The male was found to be in possession of a crowbar and bolt cutters along with various pieces of scrap metal.  A 46 year old Brantford male has been charged with Break and Enter and Possession of Break-in Instruments under the Criminal Code. 

Type:   Impaired - Refusal Incident:  19-17587 Location: Wayne Gretzky parkway Incident:   On Wednesday May 15, 2019 just after 1:30 a.m. Brantford Police Service responded to a 9-1-1 call on Wayne Gretzky Parkway regarding a possible impaired driver.   The driver had been travelling on Wayne Gretzky Parkway when he ran a red light and almost struck another vehicle.  The driver stopped, got out of his vehicle and was stumbling around before getting back inside and trying to drive away.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located the vehicle and the driver.  Officers when speaking to the male driver observed signs of impairment.  The driver was arrested and transported to the Brantford Police Service where he was to provide samples of his breath as required by law.  The accused refused to provide samples.  As a result of the investigation a 39 year old Brantford male has been charged with Operation While Impaired – Alcohol and Failure/Refusal to Comply with Demand.  His licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for 7 days.    

Type:   Impaired - Drug Incident:  19-17407 Location:  Grey Street Incident:  On Tuesday May 14, 2019 just before 2:00 a.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call about a vehicle that had just collided with a house on Grey Street.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the scene where they located the motor vehicle accident.  The vehicle had been travelling on Clarence Street when it turned the corner at Grey Street.   The driver lost control of the vehicle and struck the front porch of the residence.  While speaking to the driver she showed signs of impairment.  Investigation revealed that the driver was currently under the influence of pills.  The driver was arrested and given a demand for a drug recognition evaluation.  As a result of the drug recognition evaluation the driver was charged with impaired operation by drug.  Further investigation revealed that the accused licence was currently suspended and that the validation for the vehicle had expired and that a false validation had been put in its place.  A 42 year old Brantford woman has been charged with Operation While Impaired – Drug under the Criminal Code.  She is also charged with Drive While Under Suspension, Drive Motor Vehicle – No Currently Validated Permit and Use Validation not Furnished for Vehicle under the Highway Traffic Act.                     

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Crime Brief - May 14, 2019

May 14, 2019

Type:    Drugs   Incident:  19-17072 Location:  Brantwood Park Road           Incident:  On Saturday May 11, 2019 just after 1:00 p.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call about a motor vehicle collision on Brantwood Park Road.  A female driver had been travelling south on Brantwood Park Road when she struck a vehicle parked on the side of the road.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located the accident and the female driver.  While dealing with the driver Officers located suspected cocaine ($450 street value) inside the vehicle along with other drug paraphernalia.  As a result of the investigation a 31 year old Brantford woman is charged with Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking – Cocaine under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.  She is also charged with Careless Driving under the Highway Traffic Act.                                        Type:    Impaired - Drugs Incident:  19-17249  Location:  Colborne Street East       Incident:   On Monday May 13, 2019 at approximately 5:00 a.m. Brantford Police Service received 9-1-1 call about a suspicious vehicle on Echo Villa Ave and Colborne Street East.  A vehicle was stopped in the middle of the road and a male appeared to be sleeping in the driver seat.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located the vehicle and the male driver.  Officers observed the male driver who appeared to be sleeping at the wheel with the vehicle still in drive.  Officers observed a baggie containing suspected cocaine with a straw in it in the drivers lap.  The driver was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance.  Officer’s while dealing with the male observed signs of impairment.  The driver was given a demand for a Drug Recognition Evaluation.  As a result of the investigation a 42 year old Gravenhurst male is charged with Operation While Impaired – Drug under the Criminal Code.  He is also charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance – Cocaine under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.  He is further charged with a number of offences under the Highway Traffic Act and the Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act.  His licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for 7 days.                     Type:   Impaired - Alcohol Incident:  19-17136 Location:         Barnes Ave Incident:   On Saturday May 11, 2019 just after 10:30 p.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call from a residential complex on Barnes Ave.  An intoxicated male had attempted to gain access to the complex and when he was unsuccessful he was seen getting into a vehicle parked in the parking lot.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located a male matching the description in the driver`s seat of a running vehicle in the parking lot.  Officers spoke to the male who showed signs of impairment and he was given a demand for a roadside screening device. While dealing with the male Officers located an open bottle of beer in the centre console of the vehicle.  The driver registered a fail on the roadside screening device and was arrested.  The accused was transported to the Brantford Police Service where he was to provide samples of his breath as required by law.  As a result of the accused samples he was issued a 3 day licence suspension.  He was also charged with Having Care and Control of a Motor Vehicle with pen Container of Liquor under the Highway Traffic Act.  

Type:   Impaired - Alcohol Incident:  19-17214 Location:         Lynden Road Incident:          On Sunday May 12, 2019 just before 5:00 p.m. Brantford Police Service received 9-1-1 call about a possible impaired driver on Lynden Road.  A vehicle was seen swerving in and out of marked lanes and was stopping for green lights at intersections.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located the vehicle parked at a Lynden Road business.  A male driver had been observed in the vehicle and was located at the business.  While dealing with the male driver he showed signs of impairment and was given a demand for a roadside screening device.  The driver failed the roadside screening device and was arrested.  The accused was transported to the Brantford Police Service where he was to provide samples of his breath as required by law.  The accused samples were over two times the legal limit.  As a result of the investigation a 25 year old Brantford male has been charged with 80 Plus under the Criminal Code.  His licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for 7 days.             

Type:   Impaired - Alcohol Incident:  19-17027 Location:         King George Road Incident:          On Saturday May 11, 2019 just after 1:30 a.m. Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle exit a business on King George Road.  When the driver observed the marked police vehicle he reversed back into the parking lot and drove to the rear of the business.  Officers followed the vehicle and spoke to the driver.  While speaking to the driver Officers observed signs of impairment and the driver was given a demand for a roadside screening device.  The driver provided a sample which registered a fail.  The driver was arrested and transported to the Brantford Police Service where he was to provide samples of his breath as required by law.  As a result of the investigation the driver was issued a three days licence suspension.    

Type:   Impaired - Alcohol Incident:  19-17028 Location:         Market Street Incident:          On Saturday May 11, 2019 just before 2:00 a.m. Brantford Police Service received a call about a possible impaired driver who had just left a business on Market Street.  Community Patrol Officers attended the area where they located the vehicle driving down Market Street.  Officers stopped the vehicle and spoke to the male driver.  While dealing with the driver, Officers observed signs of impairment.  The driver was given a demand for a roadside screening device.  The driver provided a sample which registered a fail.  The driver was arrested and transported to the Brantford Police Service where he was to provide samples of his breath as required by law.  The accused samples were over the legal limit.  A 25 year old Brantford male has been charged with 80 Plus under the Criminal Code.  The accused licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for 7 days.      

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Crime Brief - May 8, 2019

May 8, 2019

Type:    Impaired – Alcohol   Incident:  19-16601 Location:  Brantwood Park Road           Incident:  On Wednesday May 8, 2019 at approximately 2:45 a.m. Community Patrol Officers located a vehicle parked in a business parking lot on Brantwood Park Road.  Officers spoke to the male driver who was showing signs of impairment.  The driver was arrested and transported to the Brantford Police Service where he was to provide samples of his breath as required by law.  The accused’s reading were over two times the legal limit.  A 48 year old Kitchener male is charged with Operation While Impaired and 80 Plus.  His licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for 7 days.                                 Type:    Drugs Incident:  19-16461  Location:  Colborne Street         Incident:   On Tuesday May 7, 2019 just before 3:00 a.m. Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle traveling east on Colborne Street.  The vehicle was driving at a slow rate of speed and was weaving in and out of marked lanes.  Officers performed a traffic stop and spoke to the male driver.  Information was received that the driver was currently wanted on three outstanding warrants from other jurisdictions.  The driver was arrested without incident.  While dealing with the accused he was found to be in possession of suspected cocaine ($150 value) and crystal methamphetamine ($1000 value).  A 35 year old Cambridge male was arrested on the outstanding warrants and has been charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance x2 under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.                                                               Type:   Suspended Driver Incident:  19-16495 Location:   Marlborough Street Incident:  On Tuesday May 7, 2019 just after 10:00 a.m. Brantford Police Service responded to a call on Marlborough Street.  An unknown male was seen sitting in the driver’s seat of a vehicle parked on the road drinking a beer.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located the vehicle and driver.  Officers observed an open bottle of beer beside the driver and other empty beer bottles inside the vehicle.  While speaking to the driver he showed signs of impairment.  The driver was arrested and transported to the Brantford Police Service where he provided samples of his breath as required by law.  The accused readings registered a warning and he was issued a 3 days licence suspension.  Investigation revealed that the drivers licence was currently suspended, his validation was expired and he had no insurance on the vehicle.  As a result of the investigation a 47 year old Brantford male has been charged with Drive While Under Suspension and Drive Motor Vehicle – no Currently Validated Permit under the Highway Traffic Act.  He is also charged with Operate Motor Vehicle – No Insurance under the Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act and Having Care and Control of a Motor Vehicle with Open Container of Liquor under the Liquor Licence Act.                        

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Crime Brief - May 3, 2019

May 3, 2019

Type:    Impaired – Alcohol   Incident:  19-15859 Location:  Colborne Street West           Incident:  On Thursday May 2, 2019 just after 7:30 p.m. Brantford Police Service were conducting a R.I.D.E Program on Colborne Street West.  A male driver entered into the R.I.D.E Program where he was spoken to by Officers.  While speaking to the driver Officers observed signs of impairment and beer cans could be seen inside the vehicle.  The driver was given a roadside screening device demand.  The driver registered a fail on the roadside screening device and was arrested.  The accused was transported to the Brantford Police Service where he was to provide samples of his breath as required by law.  The accused samples were over the legal limit.  A 40 year old Brantford male has been charged with 80 Plus under the Criminal Code.  His licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for 7 days.                                Type:    Drugs Incident:  19-15702  Location:  Clarence Street         Incident:   On Wednesday May 1, 2019 just before 11:00 p.m. Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle travelling on Clarence Street.  Information was received that the licence plate attached to the vehicle was not for that vehicle.  Officers stopped the vehicle and spoke to the male driver.  The driver was unable to provide a drivers licence or any documents for the vehicle.  The driver provided a name however investigation revealed that the name provided was false.  The driver was arrested without incident.  While dealing with the accused an amount of suspected cocaine ($1500 value) was located in the vehicle.  As a result of the investigation a 38 year old Hagersville male has been charged with Obstruct Police under the Criminal Code and Possession of a Controlled Substance under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.  He is further charged with Driver Fail to Surrender Licence, Use Plates Not Authorized for Vehicle and Fail to Surrender Permit for Vehicle under the Highway Traffic Act as well as Operate Motor Vehicle – No Insurance under the Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act.                                                            Type:   Theft Incident:  19-15727 Location:  Morrell Street Incident:  On Thursday May 2, 2019 at approximately 5:00 a.m. Brantford Police Service responded to a call about a suspicious male around a construction site on Morrell Street.  The unknown male was seen taking items from the area.  Community Patrol Officers attended and searched for the male.  The male was located a short distance away and was found to be in possession of copper pipes stolen from the construction site.  A 35 year old Brantford male has been charged with Theft Under $5000 and Possession of Stolen Property Under $5000 under the Criminal Code.                   

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Serious Motor Vehicle Collision

May 3, 2019

Brantford Police are investigating after a serious motor vehicle collision involving a motorcycle and a motor vehicle at the intersection of Governors Road and King George Road on the afternoon of May 2, 2019. The motorcyclist was struck in the intersection by a vehicle making a northbound turn onto King George Road. The motorcyclist was transported to Hamilton General Hospital with serious but non-life threating injuries. The intersection of Governors Road at King George was closed for several hours for the Police investigation but has now been re-opened. Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact PC Kris REID of the Brantford Police Traffic Unit at 519-756-7050 extension 2228 or kreid@police.brantford.on.ca.

Crime Brief - May 1, 2019

May 1, 2019

Type:               Impaired – Alcohol   

Incident:          19-15555

Location:        Park Ave           

Incident:          On Tuesday April 30, 2019 at approximately 11:45 p.m. Brantford Police Service received information about a possible impaired driver in the area of Park Ave.  The vehicle was last seen driving away from the area.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they observed the vehicle in a parking lot of a business on Colborne St.  As Officers pulled into the parking lot, the vehicle started to drive away and pulled back onto the roadway.  Officers stopped the vehicle and spoke to the female driver.  While dealing with the driver Officers observed signs of impairment.  The driver was arrested and transported to the Brantford Police Service where she was to provide samples of her breath as required by law.  The accused samples were over the legal limit.  A 46 year old Brantford woman has been charged with Operation While Impaired and 80 Plus under the Criminal Code.  Her licence was suspended for 90 days and her vehicle was impounded for 7 days.                             

 

Type:               Impaired – Alcohol

Incident:          19-15256

 Location:       Victoria Street        

Incident:          On Wednesday May 1, 2019 just before 4:30 a.m. Brantford Police Service received information about a possible impaired driver in the area of Icomm Drive. The vehicle had been observed in the parking lot of a business on Icomm Dr and was seen leaving the area.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they observed the vehicle on Colborne St.  Officers observed the vehicle swerving on the roadway and performed a traffic stop.  Officers spoke to the female driver and observed signs of impairment.  The driver was given a roadside screening device demand.  A sample was provided and the driver registered a fail.  The driver was arrested and transported to the Brantford Police Service where she was to provide samples of her breath as required by law.  The accused samples were over two times the legal limit.  A 44 year old Mississauga woman has been charged with 80 Plus under the Criminal Code.  Her licence was suspended for 90 days and her vehicle was impounded for 7 days.                                      

                 

Type:               Break and Enter

Incident:          19-15313

Location:        Conklin Road      

Incident:          On Monday April 29, 2019 Brantford Police Service received a report of a Break and Enter to a construction site on Conklin Road. Sometime overnight unknown person(s) broke into a construction site and entered a trailer.  Reported stolen was a number of tools.           

 

Type:               Disturbance

Incident:          19-15396

Location:        Darling Street      

Incident:          On Monday April 29, 2019 at approximately 6:30 p.m. Brantford Police Service responded to a disturbance at a residence on Darling Street.  A relative had attended to the residence and started to yell and scream and was causing a disturbance.  Residents were able to get him outside where he proceeded to grab a brick from the walkway and threw it them.  The male fled the area on foot.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located and arrested the accused a short distance away.  Information was received that the male was currently on a court order with conditions. As a result of the investigation a 26 year old Brantford male has been charged with Assault with a Weapon and Breach of Recognizance.     

             

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