Hamilton Police officers while conducting routine patrol, continue to work towards a safer community by initiating three traffic stops throughout the city. A 34 year old Hamilton woman, an 18 year old Hamilton woman and a 34 year old Hamilton man have all been criminally charged as a result of these traffic stops.  

TRAFFIC STOP #1

On Tuesday, October 31, 2017 shortly after 1:30am police initiated a traffic stop on a white Ford pick-up truck that was travelling at a high rate of speed in the area of King Street East and Catherine Street North. The arrest of the female driver has resulted in the execution of three criminal arrest warrants and the laying of several criminal charges.

Her bail has been opposed and she will be brought before the courts later today.

34 Year Old Female Driver
Charges

Drive While Disqualified
Fail To Comply Recognizance
Fail To Comply Adult (X2)
Possession of Controlled Drugs – Crystal Methamphetamine

Warrant #1

Fail To Re-attend Court
Theft Under $5000.00
Possession of Stolen Property Under $5000.00  

Warrant #2

Breach Of Conditional Sentence Order

Warrant #3

Fail To Comply Probation (X2)

TRAFFIC STOP #2

On Monday, October 30, 2017, shortly after 9:30pm, police investigated a parked vehicle in the area of Gray Road and Highway 8. During the investigation police seized over 30 grams of marijuana which was located inside the vehicle.  An 18 year old female has been released with a future court date.

18 Year Old Female
Charges

Possession of Controlled Drugs – Marihuana over 30 grams  

TRAFFIC STOP #3

On Monday, October 30, 2017, shortly after 7:30pm, police investigated a white Kia sedan in the area of Hunter Street West and Poulette Street. The passenger of the automobile has been arrested for several drug related offences. His bail has been opposed and he will be brought before the courts later today.

34 Year Old Male Passenger
Charges  

Possession of Controlled Drugs for the Purpose of Trafficking (X3) Heroin, Cocaine and Fentanyl
Possession of Proceeds of Crime Under $5000.00