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Local OPP check 1,235 vehicles at RIDE stops; 1 driver suspended

Local OPP check 1,235 vehicles at RIDE stops; 1 driver suspended

Officers checked conducted 50 different RIDE check stops throughout Southern Georgian Bay detachment area in May
OPP marine unit conducted 33 hours of patrol this week

OPP marine unit conducted 33 hours of patrol this week

65 vessels were checked and two were charged under the Canada Shipping Act
Fatal crashes a reminder that even safe motorcyclists are vulnerable

Fatal crashes a reminder that even safe motorcyclists are vulnerable

There have been four fatal motorcycle crashes in May - including one in Bradford; OPP reminding motorcyclists to watch their speed, drive sober and be visible
Midland man faces impaired charges after Cookstown crash

Midland man faces impaired charges after Cookstown crash

The incident happened Monday morning near the downtown core
Man's best friend? Dog tips off police about impaired driver

Man's best friend? Dog tips off police about impaired driver

OPP say the pickup truck had a broken headlight
Southern Georgian Bay marine unit was kept busy this weekend

Southern Georgian Bay marine unit was kept busy this weekend

Two vessel operators were charged for violations under the Canada Shipping Act
Traffic stop results in impaired driving charge

Traffic stop results in impaired driving charge

OPP spotted the accused driving in an 'aggressive manner'
Wrong way driver charged with impaired driving

Wrong way driver charged with impaired driving

Police respond to several calls for a driver travelling southbound on northbound lanes of Highway 400 near White Falls Road
OPP marine unit checked 137 vessels, doled out 16 offence notices last weekend

OPP marine unit checked 137 vessels, doled out 16 offence notices last weekend

OPP reminds the public to wear life jackets, check vessels have proper safety equipment
Section of Tiny Beaches Road South closed <b>(update: reopened)</b>

Section of Tiny Beaches Road South closed (update: reopened)

Road has been reopened