Nine charged in second week of drink driving campaign

UK-Police-breathalyzer-2Nine people have been charged in the second week (December 8-14) of Surrey Police’s crackdown on drink or drug-driving related offences.

The Force, jointly with Sussex Police and the Sussex Safer Roads Partnership, Drive Smart in Surrey and the independent charity Crimestoppers started the campaign last week, which will run throughout December. It brings the total charged so far to 23.

As part of the campaign the Force will be proactively releasing the names of those that have been charged, while officers will be Tweeting about people who have been stopped on suspicion of drink or drug-driving offences, giving brief details such as when and where the motorists were pulled over.

For the full list of those charged on each day see below:

December 9

John Gill, 24, of Hoppers Road, north London was stopped on the A3 in Esher. He was charged with failing to provide a specimen for analysis, driving without insurance and otherwise than in accordance with a licence. He has been released on bail to attend Staines Magistrates Court on December 31.

Inderpal Singh Phlora, 40, of Carmalt Gardens, Hersham, was stopped in Esher. He was charged for being drunk in charge of a motor vehicle. He has been released on bail to attend Staines Magistrates Court on January 14.

December 11

William Matthew Thomas Underwood, 61, of Middleview Drive, Normandy, was stopped in Woking. He was charged with drink driving. He was released on bail to appear at Guildford Magistrates Court on December 30.

December 12

Garry Sheargold, 59, of Elgar Avenue, Surbiton was stopped in East Molesey. He was charged with drink driving and driving otherwise than in accordance with a licence. He has been released on bail to appear at Staines Magistrates Court on January 14.

December 13

David Frank Newman, 76, of Portsmouth Road, Godalming, was stopped in Godalming. He was charged with drink driving and released on bail to appear at Guildford Magistrates Court on December 31.

Cameron Ashley Coxhead, 19, of Marlis Close Bagshot, was stopped in Camberley and charged with drink driving. He has been released on bail to appear at Guildford Magistrates Court on December 31.

December 14

Shaun Judd, 40, of The Cardinals, Tongham, was stopped on the A3 at Wisley. He was charged with drink driving and released on bail to appear at Guildford Magistrates Court on January 8.

Mark Anthony Butler, 43, of Deanside, Camberley was stopped in Camberley. He was charged with drink driving and released on bail to appear at Guildford Magistrates Court on January 6.

Perry Fidler, 22, of St Johns Road, Hedge End, Hampshire, was stopped on the M25 at Wisley. He was charged with drink driving and released on bail to appear at Guildford Magistrates Court on January 6.

To keep up to date with our officers looking for drink drivers, follow @SurreyRoadCops on Twitter. People in Sussex and Surrey can text 65999 to provide details of suspected drink or drug drivers.

You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.If you know someone is driving whilst over the prescribed limit or after taking drugs call 999.

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