Sept. 22, 2011
DRIVING WITH SUSPENDED LICENSE
Doris Gingras, 45, of Hinesburg was cited on a charge of driving with a suspended license on Sept. 13, according to police reports. She was cited to appear in court.
The rear window was “smashed out” of a Subaru parked near Quiznos on Sept. 13, according to police reports. Nothing was taken from the car, the report notes.
John Anderson, 30, of Marshfield was cited on charges of retail theft from Walmart, unlawful mischief and disorderly conduct on Sept. 14, according to police reports. The merchandise was valued at $261, the report notes. He was taken to Act 1 detoxification center and cited to appear in court on Oct. 31.
• Thomas Kinsman, 21, of Beverly, Mass. was cited on a charge of marijuana possession on Sept. 14, according to police reports. The report notes that 11.8 grams of marijuana were confiscated. He was cited to appear in court.
• Carmine Maggiore-Peek, 20, and Daniel Celeste, 21, both of Saratoga, N.Y. were cited for possession of marijuana and Ecstasy on Sept. 14, according to police reports. Both were cited to appear in court.
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
• Joseph D. King, 21, of Feeding Hills, Mass. was cited on a charge of driving under the influence after refusing a breath test on Sept. 14, according to police reports. He was cited to appear in court.
• Kristina Jo Addington, 29, of Starksboro was cited on a charge of driving under the influence on Sept. 15, according to police reports. Her blood alcohol concentration was .094, according to the report. The legal limit for driving in Vermont is .08. She was cited to appear in court.
Vt. Law Enforcement Agencies Announce DUI Results
Vermont participated in the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign during the Labor Day weekend. As participants, the Vermont Governor’s Highway Safety Program, municipal departments, county sheriffs and the Vermont State Police and Operation C.A.R.E. (Combined Accident Reduction Effort) reported the following results for the Labor Day DUI mobilization.
Combined law enforcement checkpoints: 58
Saturation Patrols: 612
Number of contacts: 21,643
Total Number of DUI Arrests: 94
Total Number of All Arrests: 140 (these include driving with license suspended, possession of alcohol, careless and negligent operation, etc)
Total Seat Belt and Child Passenger Safety violations: 1894
The mobilization period operated from Aug.18 to Sept.5 as usual, until the last week of August when the impact and the aftermath of Tropical Storm Irene hit Vermont. There were three crashes during the campaign period with no fatalities.
Police notes are written based on information provided by the Williston Police Department and the Vermont State Police. Please note that all parties are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.