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5 December 2011- RIDEWarning - this news article expired on 2012-01-05. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Impaired Driving

The R.I.D.E. campaign specifically targets individuals that have consumed alcohol and then chose to drive. Through a variety of methods that include traditional "spot check lanes? members of the Uniform personnel will be out seeking opportunities to conduct enforcement and education with respect to drinking and driving offences

Belleville, Ontario ? On 2 December, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. to 3 December, 2011 at 3:00 a.m., officers conducted road side stops throughout the city. There were no violations as a result of 207 vehicles being checked during this time.

Belleville, Ontario ? On 3 December, 2011 at 1:50 a.m., police received information from a witness of a possible impaired driver that was travelling eastbound into Belleville. Police located this vehicle on Yeoman Street and subsequently the investigation resulted in the driver of this vehicle being charged with Impaired Operation of Motor Vehicle and Operation of Motor Vehicle with More than 80 mgs of Alcohol.

Anik Wasim (21 years) of Belleville will appear in Provincial court on 12 January, 2012.