Tag Archive "cannabis"

Marijuana

Marijuana and Impaired Driving Statistics

In essence, legalizing marijuana has resulted in radically important changes for many Canadians. The recreational and psychoactive drug has had a bad reputation for a while before it was legalized on October 14th 2018.

pushers

Pushers of Cocaine and Fentanyl charged

Halton Regional Police charged two suspected pushers of cocaine and fentanyl, after a routine traffic stop in Oakville on Monday, May 13, 2019 . The police proactively conduct patrols of certain areas around town.

Oakville Opts Out of Recreational Cannabis Stores

On January 14, 2018 Oakville Council made it official to opt-out of allowing retail cannabis stores in Oakville. However, it was not a unanimous vote.

Oakville Resident

Drug Charges Laid Against Oakville Resident

On January 10, 2019, members of the Halton Regional Police Service’s Drug and Human Trafficking Unit concluded a cocaine trafficking investigation in Oakville. With the assistance of the Halton Regional Police Service Tactical and Rescue ...

Private Cannabis Retail Stores in Oakville: Opt-Out or In?

On Monday, January 14th, Town Council decide whether to Opt-out or in of having private cannabis retail stores in Oakville.

Hamilton Man

Hamilton man charged regarding four Oakville commercial break & enters

​Since July 2018, the Region of Halton experienced an increase in commercial break and enters.

Bill C-46

Bill C-46 : New criminal impaired driving offences include Cannabis

Bill C-46, An Act to Amend the Criminal Code, received royal assent on June 21, 2018. This Bill will significantly impact the ability of police services across the country to detect and enforce alcohol-impaired and ...

Marijuana Legalization

Marijuana Legalization and Regulation: Council’s View

After a presentation on July 10, 2017 by the Town of Oakville legal staff regarding Marijuana Legalization and Regulation, the following resolution was passed unanimously by Town Council.