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…

Are your kids “street proofed?”

The Champion has an interesting editorial on child safety this week. There have been a number of attempted abductions of young children in the news the past few weeks, with some of these incidents happening in the Halton region. Do your kids know what to do if they are approached?  I know I go over…

Milton Community Policing Committee

I had a very brief meeting last night of the Milton Community Policing Committee (people were in a rush to get home to watch Canada vs. Germany in Olympic hockey) and I wanted to give a bit of an update as to what the committee is doing over the next year. For those of you…