October 20, 2009
The Hamilton Spectator
(Oct 20, 2009)
A Halton police officer has been charged with drunk driving.
The constable, a member of the Halton Regional Police Service for 32 years, is charged with impaired operation of a motor vehicle and operation of a motor vehicle with over 80 milligrams of alcohol.
He was charged after an accident at Appleby Line and Mainway in Burlington at 3 a.m. Sunday.
Police say a Burlington woman, 45, was driving south on Appleby when her car collided with one driven by a 52-year-old man.
No one was injured.
Stephen Bate is to appear in court in Milton on Nov. 18.