Impaired Driving With Marijuana

Kathleen Wynne Blasts Doug Ford's 'Reckless' Plan For Beer, Wine In Corner Stores

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 14:45
Wynne also charged that Ford would seek to allow cannabis in corner ... A reporter asked for a comparison in impaired driving statistics between ...

RCMP rolls out drug-impaired driving training for officers

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 13:26
OTTAWA – With marijuana legalization approaching, the RCMP is rolling out a new introductory training course for police officers across the country.

Canadian law enforcement officers getting updated training to detect drug-impaired driving

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:11
New training on drug-impaired driving that was developed by the RCMP in ... "Driving after using drugs, even some prescription drugs, is just as ...

Canadian law enforcement officers getting updated training to detect drug-impaired driving

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:11
"Driving after using drugs, even some prescription drugs, is just as dangerous as drinking and driving,” said RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki.

State's New Pot Prevention Campaign Focuses on Youth, Breastfeeding Moms

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 10:26
While the state has been proactive with youth marijuana prevention and impaired driving campaigns since Colorado voted to legalize recreational ...

New drug-impaired driving training curriculum rolled out to law enforcement across Canada

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 09:18
Young people continue to be the largest group of drivers who die in crashes and test positive for drugs. With drug-impaired driving on the rise in ...

Cases heard recently in 90th District Court

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 08:45
John Thomas Dittmar, 53, of Boyne City; impaired driving; serve 93 days in jail with credit for one ... Devin Edward Stackus, 22, of Boyne City; possession of marijuana, driving while driver's license suspended; serve 365 days in jail ...

State campaign warns drivers, “Drive Baked, Get Busted”

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 01:26
“The (“Drive Baked, Get Busted”) campaign aims to educate Florida drivers of the dangers and laws of impaired driving, especially marijuana,” said ...

Alberni RCMP officers honoured for taking drunk driver off the streets

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 15:05
After 10 years of fighting drunk drivers, Alexa's Team asks about marijuana. “Before I was a member (RCMP) I remember Alexa Middelaer from when ...

Impaired drivers, accidents and assaults keep Estevan police busy

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 14:11
Members of the Estevan Police Service (EPS) have apprehended a couple more impaired drivers in recent days. ... the May 15 night shift, a 23-year-old Macoun man is facing charges of possession of less than 30 grams of cannabis marijuana, and possession of cannabis resin exceeding one gram.

Police Sgt. Norris Kwon: DPS drug-recognition expert

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 13:03
Now we also know that there are prescription pills that are actually drugs that can impair your ability to drive a vehicle safely,” Kwon said. He said the ...

Drug recognition experts tackle drugged driving

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 02:00
He took the DRE class in 1994 because he had a high number of DUI arrests ... Prescription drugs pose an impairment threat when patients don't take ...

COLUMN: Legalized cannabis presents new challenges

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 20:00
The decision to legalize non-medical marijuana was taken by the federal ... There are also questions about the risks of drug-impaired driving.

Marijuana legalization, opioid use raise concerns as boating season begins: advocacy group

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 15:52
Marijuana legalization, opioid use raise concerns as boating season ... the boat was arrested and charged with impaired driving causing death.

Southold Blotter: South Carolina man arrested for possession in Greenport

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 06:07
Mr. Carroll produced 10 bags containing over an ounce of marijuana, ... p.m. for driving while ability impaired by drugs, a misdemeanor, police said.

Marijuana and Driving in the Golden State

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 19:48
CHP Officer Vu Williams in San Francisco, who specializes in marijuana ... out loud are used to determine drivers that are impaired behind the wheel. ... Just Tuesday, a five-car crash, involving a marijuana DUI, killed 3 people ...

Police: Man drove under influence of alcohol, drugs

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 14:33
Police: Man drove under influence of alcohol, drugs ... and driving while ability impaired by drugs with a previous conviction, as well as misdemeanors ...

Liberals' impaired driving regime could lead to deportations, border 'strain'

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 14:00
That means just one impaired driving conviction — in Canada or another ... to legalize marijuana this summer and have Bill C-46's impaired driving ...

After 10 years of fighting drunk drivers, Alexa's Team asks: What about pot?

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 13:15
A squad of officers, called Alexa's Team, has spent the past 10 years cracking down on drunk driving, bringing the 102 related deaths in 2008 down to ...

Find out how many drugs were seized, charges laid by Timmins Police last year

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 11:22
Find out how many drugs were seized, charges laid by Timmins Police last year ... 26 impaired driving charges were laid, down from 44 in 2016.

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