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Newmarket driver charged with impaired after colliding with parked cruiser

Newmarket driver charged with impaired after colliding with parked cruiser

York Regional Police charged 30 drivers β€” from every municipality across the region β€” with impaired-related offences last week
Spring thaw brings more stunt driving, speeding, police say

Spring thaw brings more stunt driving, speeding, police say

β€˜The speed limit is 80. We get people going 140, 150, 160,’ says South Simcoe Police Const. Paul Catling
Armed robber fires shot into Vaughan carpet store wall

Armed robber fires shot into Vaughan carpet store wall

Two suspects attempted to flee in a 1999 blue Ford Mustang, but a store employee blocked the vehicle, forcing them to flee on foot
East Gwillimbury man charged in Bradford fatal crash

East Gwillimbury man charged in Bradford fatal crash

Cheryl Carre, 40, was struck and killed while crossing in the area of Holland Street West and West Park Avenue last October
Deputy chief's appointment to top OPP job 'significant loss' for York

Deputy chief's appointment to top OPP job 'significant loss' for York

Thomas Carrique bids an emotional adieu to the local force that has been his 'home, passion and family for 29 years'
Two people found dead in Richmond Hill apartment

Two people found dead in Richmond Hill apartment

Cause of death has not yet been determined
Injured driver of stolen vehicle involved in Davis Drive crash remains at large <b>(Update)</b>

Injured driver of stolen vehicle involved in Davis Drive crash remains at large (Update)

A female passenger who suffered minor injuries faces charges, including possession of property obtained by a crime over $5,000 and possession of cocaine
23 drivers charged with impaired offences

23 drivers charged with impaired offences

York Regional Police release the names of drivers charged with impaired-related offences weekly
Driver flees after single-vehicle accident on Davis <b>(6 photos)</b>

Driver flees after single-vehicle accident on Davis (6 photos)

A woman passenger was extracted from the vehicle by firefighters following the accident in Newmarket this afternoon
OPP conducting distracted driving campaign during March Break

OPP conducting distracted driving campaign during March Break

The new penalties include a fine increase up to $1,000, three demerit points and a three-day licence suspension