Hamilton Police Service - Archive (Traffic Stop)

2019
10
June
2019
| 12:00 America/New_York
A 43-year-old Hamilton man is scheduled to appear in court today to answer to several charges after police observed him operating a vehicle with no rear licence plate. He was arrested and found to be in possession of illicit drugs, a pellet gun, cash...
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17
April
2019
| 11:41 America/New_York
Hamilton Police have arrested two males, seized methamphetamine, a prohibited weapon and a BB gun during a proactive traffic stop. One male will appear in court today and the second male is scheduled to appear in court in May. On Tuesday, April 16...
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12
April
2019
| 13:27 America/New_York
Hamilton Police investigated a pick-up truck after the driver attempted to avoid police. This led to the arrest of three males and the seizure of illicit drugs and an imitation firearm. On Thursday, April 11, 2019, shortly before midnight, Hamilto...
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03
April
2019
| 11:57 America/New_York
A Hamilton Police officer on proactive patrol investigated a suspicious vehicle that resulted in the arrest of the driver. Police conducted an investigation into the driver’s level of sobriety. During the investigation, police learned he was in posse...
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27
March
2019
| 11:37 America/New_York
Hamilton Police continue to remind drivers that under the Ontario Highway Traffic Act, a driver must identify themselves upon request by a police officer during an investigation. A 28-year-old Hamilton woman was arrested after a traffic stop in the e...
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13
March
2019
| 15:55 America/New_York
Hamilton Police arrested a driver after she failed to follow police direction and identify herself. She has been released and was issued several traffic-related tickets. Hamilton Police are reminding drivers that under the Ontario Highway Traffic Act...
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04
March
2019
| 14:20 America/New_York
Two overnight traffic stops led to the arrest of a stunt driver and the seizure of drugs, paraphernalia and a number of unmarked cigarettes.  On Monday, March 4, 2019, shortly after 1:00 a.m., police were conducting speed enforcement on westbound ...
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19
February
2019
| 12:50 America/New_York
While on proactive patrol a motor vehicle operating suspiciously drew the attention of police. A traffic stop was conducted and police learned the driver’s licence was suspended. The driver and passenger were arrested for violating court orders. O...
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30
January
2019
| 12:00 America/New_York
On many occasions, investigations into simple administrative and driving infractions reveal greater violations related to the Highway Traffic Act and Criminal Code of Canada. Hamilton Police are reminding the public to review their obligations as a r...
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10
January
2019
| 19:18 America/New_York
Addressing Highway Traffic Act violations often leads to the discovery of criminal offences. Many traffic stops transition into criminal investigations as elements of a criminal offence are revealed during the interaction with the vehicle occupants. ...
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2018
28
December
2018
| 16:16 America/New_York
A proactive traffic stop in the east end of Hamilton resulted in the arrest of the vehicle’s occupants. A Hamilton man and woman will appear in court today to answer to several charges. On Friday, December 28, 2018, shortly before 2:00 a.m., Hamil...
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03
December
2018
| 12:54 America/New_York
Two proactive traffic stops over the weekend resulted in the arrests of three Hamilton men, the recovery of a stolen auto and drugs and the issuing of several court summons. Along with responding to calls for service, Hamilton Police officers continu...
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20
March
2018
| 06:00 America/New_York
Hamilton Police are committed to making our roads safer for everyone. As such, resources will be directed towards identified areas of concern in each division for the purpose of reducing or eliminating collisions and encouraging compliance with the b...
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11
January
2018
| 06:00 America/New_York
Hamilton Police Patrol Officers investigate a stolen U-Haul truck and locate several illicit drugs. The occupants of the vehicle have been arrested and held for Bail Court. On Wednesday, January 10, 2018, shortly after 2:00 a.m., officers conducte...
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05
January
2018
| 18:10 America/New_York
Hamilton Police Service uncovered 2.4 kilograms of Marijuana during a routine traffic stop with an approximate street value of $25,000. On January 4, 2018 at 11:15 p.m., an officer noticed a black Honda travelling northbound on Wentworth Street No...
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