Mother’s Day Weekend | Four Separate Impaired Driver Charges

John Bradford

John Bradford

It is time to fill the void as a result of Brant News closing. Online...free...no flyers delivered... I'm ready. Contact me for stories publisher@4brant.com I have been in media for over 50 years: Television Broadcasting; Print Investigative and Photo Journalism ; a VERY brief turn in Radio; Cable Television; and now publishing a live Digital News Platform. My community board contributions have covered: Health Care (BGH, John Noble Home and Lansdowne Children's Centre); Post Secondary Education; Special Olympics, Sports Council; Victim Services; Rotary; and Physician Recruitment Task Force. Married with 3 daughters, 6 grandchildren, 5 step grandchildren, one great grandson and one step great grandson. My spare time passions include professional and amateur photography, soap stone carving, writing, travel and scuba diving as a Dive Master. Finally, I have served as a City Councillor for 4 years and as a community advocate/consultant for residents and local business for 8 years since then. Join us in sharing stories 4BRANT

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Mother’s Day Weekend | Four Separate Impaired Driver Charges

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On Saturday May 11, 2019 just after 10:30 p.m. Brantford Police Service received a 9-1-1 call from a residential complex on Barnes Ave. An intoxicated male had attempted to gain access to the complex and when he was unsuccessful, he was seen getting into a vehicle parked in the parking lot. Community Patrol Officers attended
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What happens when you add about 300 bikers, 30 police officers… …plus local political leadership representation, and a community volunteers committed to kids from Lansdowne? You get love, fundraising and good will that show we all care for the kids being treated at Lansdowne Children’s Centre. Saturday, at the Civic Centre, everyone gathered together, and
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Suspended Driver Caught Drinking in Vehicle | Marlborough Street

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On Tuesday May 7, 2019 just after 10:00 a.m. Brantford Police Service responded to a call on Marlborough Street. An unknown male was seen sitting in the driver’s seat of a vehicle parked on the road drinking a beer. Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located the vehicle and driver. Officers observed
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Cocaine and Meth Charge | Colborne Street East

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On Tuesday May 7, 2019 just before 3:00 a.m. Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle traveling east on Colborne Street. The vehicle was driving at a slow rate of speed and was weaving in and out of marked lanes. Officers performed a traffic stop and spoke to the male driver. Information was received that the
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Impaired Driver Charged | Brantwood Park Road

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On Wednesday May 8, 2019 at approximately 2:45 a.m. Community Patrol Officers located a vehicle parked in a business parking lot on Brantwood Park Road. Officers spoke to the male driver who was showing signs of impairment. The driver was arrested and transported to the Brantford Police Service where he was to provide samples of
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The Mohawk/Greenwich brownfield discussion has been going on in Eagle Place over the past two decades. There has been much talk and to date no final decision on utilization. In the era of Mayor Hancock’s Council, the land was accumulated under the control of the municipality, studies were done, and consultation included potential developers, remediation
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Hear YE…Hear YE… bikers of all ages shapes, sizes, and backgrounds… the weekend warriors, the traveled deckers and the family units that live for life and love to ride!   LANSDOWNE CHILDREN’S CENTRE 15TH ANNUAL MOTORCYCLE RIDE is next weekend May 11th. Starting at the Brantford Civic Centre. Registration is at 9:00 and departure is
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We get knotted up in labels and still, through lack of sensitivity or ignorance, frequently get it wrong. Many years ago, the word ‘QUEER’ meant ‘peculiar’. It didn’t differentiate anyone’s sexuality or gender. It didn’t separate judgements or single issues. Simply it is an umbrella term to offer any individual who has perceptions of themselves
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Thief caught and charged | Morrell Street

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On Thursday May 2, 2019 at approximately 5:00 a.m. Brantford Police Service responded to a call about a suspicious male around a construction site on Morrell Street. The unknown male was seen taking items from the area. Community Patrol Officers attended and searched for the male. The male was located a short distance away and
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Drug Incident | Multiple Charges

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On Wednesday May 1, 2019 just before 11:00 p.m. Community Patrol Officers observed a vehicle travelling on Clarence Street. Information was received that the license plate attached to the vehicle was not for that vehicle. Officers stopped the vehicle and spoke to the male driver. The driver was unable to provide a drivers license or
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