Traffic stop with E-bike leads to charges
On June 22, 2016 at 9:45 a.m., the Guelph Police stopped a Yamaha VF1 E-bike riding on Edinburgh Road South. The driver was not wearing a helmet and was also carrying a passenger. The 53-year-old male driver has been charged under the Highway Traffic Act with class M1 licence holder – carry passenger and driver – no helmet.
Drive over 80mg – arrest
On June 23, 2016 at 2:26 a.m., the Guelph Police conducted a traffic stop with a motor vehicle on West Acres Drive. Police spoke with the male driver and a demand was made for a roadside breath sample. He failed this test and was arrested.
Thomas Rajch, 35 years of Guelph has been charged with drive over 80 mg. He will appear in court on July 8, 2016.
On June 22, 2016 at 5:28 p.m., the Guelph Police went to a bicycle/car collision Gordon Street near Dormie Lane. The collision caused traffic issues for approximately 30 minutes. The cyclist received minor injuries and the driver was charged under the Highway Traffic Act with turn not in safety.
Road safety enforcement on June 22
In the area of Paisley Road from 5:30 a.m. – 6:30 a.m. – 7 tickets issued.
In the area of Stevenson Street and Lane Street from 9:50 a.m. – 10:55 a.m. – 5 tickets issued.
In the area of 301 Grange Road from 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. – 6 tickets issued.
In the area of 347 Starwood Drive from 12:55 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. – 1 ticket issued.
In the area of Watson Parkway North from 6:30 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. – 2 tickets issued.
Stop sign – Cassino Avenue at William Street from 11:00 a.m. to 11:35 p.m. – 1 ticket issued.
Police incidents from the past 24 hours
The Guelph Police were involved in 207 incidents in this time frame. Incidents involve everything from traffic stops and accidental 911 calls to domestics and break and enters.