St Patricks Day Weekend

Yes, its St Patricks Day Weekend.  Blarney stones, green beer and jigs will be the order of the day this coming Sunday.  Lots of fun to be had by all but we should also remember to enjoy the celebration and party responsibly. Here is an article from the Milton Canadian Champion about Halton Police’s plans…

Halton Police RIDE Program Kicks off December 4th

From the news release Halton Regional Police Service to Launch Holiday R.I.D.E. Campaign December 4th The Halton Regional Police Service will commence this year’s holiday R.I.D.E. campaign on December 4th at Thomas A. Blakelock High School in Oakville. The Service has once again partnered with local students, businesses and community organizations for the sixth year…

Champion Editorial RE Vandalism at Hawthorne Village

Here is a recent Milton Canadian Champion Editorial outlining details of a recent graffiti attack on portables at Hawthorne Village PS. I know there is no shortage of concern on behalf of many parents with kids who attend HVPS and other schools in town when this happens.  Many of you have called and emailed recently…

Milton Police Blotter – January 6 2011

Milton Police Blotter A home on Commercial Street saw its Christmas decorations, including an inflatable Santa Claus two snowmen and a string of lit candy canes, dragged across the lawn and damaged  overnight last Thursday. The estimated damage was $300. The following night, inflatable Christmas decorations — including a Santa Claus, penguins and a glowing…

Halton Police Update

File this one under REALLY?  So far this year Halton Police have laid almost 300 impaired driving charges.  “Halton police report that since Jan. 1, 2010, 295 drivers on Halton roads have been arrested for impaired driving. A total of 123 impaired charges have been laid in Burlington followed by 87 in Oakville, 49 in…

Milton Community Police Committee Update

As regular readers of the blog will know, I am a member of the Milton Community Policing Committee (MCPC)and we have monthly meetings about community outreach with the Halton Police Department and promote programs to help raise awareness of safety / crime issues in Halton. Its been reported recently that despite the massive growth in…