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07 December 2017Warning - this news article expired on 2018-01-07. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Motor Vehicle Collisions

 

Belleville, Ontario – On December 6th, 2017, police responded to four accidents.

 

At 9:00 a.m. officers attended on Stanley Street at Station Street in relation to two-car accident. A 64-year-old Belleville man was charged with ‘start from a stopped position – not in safety’. There were no injuries.

 

At 12:57 p.m. officers attended on Bell Blvd. regarding a two-car accident. There was minor damage only to both cars.

 

At 4:05 p.m. officers attended on North Front Street regarding a two-car accident. There was minor damage only to both cars.

 

At 5:54 p.m. officers attended on Sidney Street at Maple Drive in relation to a two-car accident. Airbags had been deployed in one of the vehicles. This vehicle was towed from the scene. A 68-year-old Belleville man was charged with following too closely. No one was injured.

 

 

Bail Violation//Impaired Driving//Drugs

 

Belleville, Ontario – On December 6th, 2017, at 9:45 p.m. an officer on patrol conducted a traffic stop on Sidney Street at Maple Drive. The driver of the car had been released on outstanding charges which included a condition to not have any contact with the victim in his case. The officer observed that the victim was seated in the car. The 21-year old Belleville man was arrested for breaching his undertaking. The officer also noted that the driver had been consuming alcohol. He was placed on a roadside screening device. The driver registered a “fail” and was arrested for “Over 80 mgs”. During the search, a bag of cocaine was located in his coat pocket. The male was held for a bail hearing on December 7th on charges of breach of an undertaking, over 80 mgs. and possession of a controlled substance.

 

 

 

RIDE Program

 

Belleville, Ontario – On December 6th, 2017 officers set up several checkpoints throughout the City. 270 cars were checked during this initiative. One motorist was placed on the approved screening device but registered a pass.

 

 

 

Disturbance

 

Belleville, Ontario – On December 7th, 2017, at 3:18 a.m. police attended at a disturbance at a residence on North park Street. The dispute centered on a stolen purse. A 29-year-old Belleville woman was arrested for breach of the peace. Alcohol was a factor in this incident. The property in question was located and returned to the owner. No charges arising.