December 19 – 22, 2022 News Release

Impaired Driving

On December 21, 2022 at about 1:00am, the Brockville Police Service received information regarding a suspected impaired male observed stumbling and entering a white GMC pickup truck in the area of Water St. The male was observed driving away while police were on route to the area. Officers did locate the suspect vehicle stopped at the intersection of King St. W. and Courthouse Ave. The 41-year-old, male driver was passed out at the wheel with the vehicle in drive and a foot on the brake. Officers arrested the male for impaired operation. He was transported to the Brockville Police Service for further testing. There, he gave breath samples which confirmed he was operating the vehicle well over the legal limit. His licence was suspended, vehicle impounded and he was charged with impaired operation and impaired operation – blood alcohol concentration over 80mg. Once sober, he was released with a future court date.

 

Stolen Vehicles

This is information to notify the public regarding the continuing concern of stolen vehicles. Since December 19, 2022 and through this morning, we have had reports of six vehicles stolen from various locations in the city. This includes private residences and dealerships. We continue to notice a trend in relation to Dodge/Jeep products. Out of the six vehicles stolen, four were Jeep products and one was a Dodge Ram pickup. Please be aware if you are an owner of these products and if you notice anything suspicious, please call the Brockville Police Service for assistance.