Police blotter: MVC, A.L.P.R system, theft
FOXBORO - A portion of Highway 62, near Ashley Street, was closed for about two hours after a vehicle struck a street light, just before 10 p.m. Wednesday.
No injuries were reported.
A.L.P.R system identifies suspended drivers
CENTRE HASTINGS - Thanks to their Quinte-area cruiser equipped with the Automated Licence Plate Recognition system (ALPR), the OPP here charged three drivers who had been driving with a suspended driver's licence Wednesday.
Cameras mounted on the cruiser automatically scan licence plates which are checked against a database to see if the plates are expired or stolen or if the registered owner's licence is suspended.
A 29-year-old Belleville woman was charged for driving while under suspension and driving without insurance after she was stopped on River Road around 9 a.m. Wednesday.
Later on that day, a 51-year-old Kaladar woman was pulled over and charged on Victoria Street in Tweed, around 2:30 p.m.
A couple hours later, a 29-year-old Tweed male driver was charged for driving while under suspension and with no validation sticker on his plate on Highway 37, just south of Tweed around 4:55 p.m.
Side-by-side, utility trailers stolen
MADOC - A green 2006 Yamaha Rhino side-by-side and a utility trailer were stolen from Livingstone Avenue West sometime between 3 a.m. and 2 p.m. Wednesday.
Central Hastings OPP stated the side-by-side is equipped with a snow plow, while the black 12-foot utility trailer is new.
Anyone who may have further information on this theft is asked to contact Central Hastings OPP at 613-473-4234 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Business break and enter
MADOC - Sometime between 5 p.m. Tuesday at 5 p.m and 9 a.m. Wednesday, a business ... read full story at The Intelligencer