Posts by MADD Brandon & Area

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Woman who crashed car into Brandon restaurant pleads guilty to impaired driving

by MADD Brandon & Area

A woman who drove her car into a Brandon restaurant in 2015 pleaded guilty to impaired driving on Thursday. Nancy Lyn Robertson, who was previously found unfit to stand trial due to a cognitive disorder, appeared in Brandon provincial court via telephone from the personal care home she resides in 24 hours, seven days a… Continue reading Woman who crashed car into Brandon restaurant pleads guilty to impaired driving

Man who blew nearly three times blood-alcohol limit gets jail sentence

by MADD Brandon & Area

A man caught driving with a blood-alcohol level of almost three times the legal limit was sentenced to jail time on Thursday. Bradley French, 25, pleaded guilty to a number of charges in Brandon provincial court, including impaired operation of a motor vehicle. Crown attorney Jeanelle Allard told the court on July 1, police attended… Continue reading Man who blew nearly three times blood-alcohol limit gets jail sentence

Woman faces impaired driving charges in August crash

by MADD Brandon & Area

Police have laid impaired driving charges against a 28-year-old Brandon woman after she allegedly collided with four parked cars in August. The Brandon Police Service arrested the woman on Thursday for impaired driving, driving over the legal limit of .08 and dangerous operation of a motor vehicle. She was released to attend court in December.… Continue reading Woman faces impaired driving charges in August crash

Winnipeg police release name of off-duty officer charged with impaired driving

by MADD Brandon & Area

WINNIPEG – A Winnipeg police officer is facing impaired driving charges as well as unsafe storage of a firearm. The officer was off-duty when he was arrested after a vehicle crashed into a fence on Sunday. Michael Richard Hawley, who is 49, has been charged with care and control of a motor vehicle while impaired… Continue reading Winnipeg police release name of off-duty officer charged with impaired driving

Man faces impaired driving charges after crashing into fire hydrant

by MADD Brandon & Area

A 34-year-old Brandon man faces impaired driving charges after crashing his vehicle into a fire hydrant early Tuesday. At approximately 1:15 a.m., police attended a single vehicle accident in the 100 block of Lorne Avenue East. The driver, who struck a fire hydrant with his vehicle, showed signs of impairment and breath samples were over… Continue reading Man faces impaired driving charges after crashing into fire hydrant