Highway 11 Check Stop Leads to Several Charges
On May 24, Corman Park Police Service, along with members of Saskatoon Police Service were joined by volunteers from MADD at a checkstop on Highway 11 at Warman Road to kick off the “Impaired Driver Caught Here” program for the Corman Park Police Service.
Out of approximately 300 vehicles stopped, one was arrested for impaired driving with a BAC over .08, one had their licence suspended for 21 days and one driver had their license suspended for three days after testing positive for cannabis.
Open Alcohol Found After Vehicle Observed Driving on Wrong Side of Highway
On May 27,2021 Corman Park Police observed a SUV driving through a stop sign at approximately 40 km/h on Cartwright Road and Highway 219. The vehicle drove northbound on Highway 219 in the opposite lane of traffic and then drove in the shoulder. A traffic stop was conducted, and a mandatory approved screening device demand was read. After five attempts, the accused failed to provide a sample of his breath into the approved screening device and was arrested. A search of the vehicle was conducted, and open alcohol was found in the driver’s golf bag. The driver was released with future court date.
Traffic Stop For Taillight Leads to Criminal Charges
On May 27 Corman Park Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on Valley Road near Hodgson Road with no taillights illuminated. The driver and passenger had outstanding criminal warrants and were arrested. Drug paraphernalia consistent with Crystal Meth use was observed and search of the vehicle was conducted where dog spray, a black handgun (airsoft or BB) and 4g of Crystal Meth were found.
Both occupants were released with a future court date for their warrants and new criminal charges.