Suspect charged with impaired driving following collision with police cruiser

Windsor Police Service News Update
Tuesday, May 14, 2024
Case #: 24-53891
Suspect charged with impaired driving following collision with police cruiser 

A 39-year-old man was arrested for impaired driving after a collision involving a Windsor Police cruiser this morning.

Shortly before 5 a.m., officers in a fully marked police cruiser was stationed at a red light at the intersection of Ellis Street and Ouellette Avenue., when it was struck by a black 2015 Dodge Ram travelling at a high rate of speed. 

Officers engaged the driver, who exhibited symptoms consistent with impairment. He was subsequently arrested at the scene.

Sean Cummins, of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, has been charged with impaired operation of a conveyance. 

As a result of the collision, two officers in the cruiser received minor physical injuries.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Windsor Police Service at 519-255-6700 ext. 4000. They can also contact Windsor & Essex County Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or online at with information.

For further information:
Contact the WPS Corporate Communication Unit's Public Information Officer at (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462.

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Constable Bianca Jackson
Corporate Communications Unit
Windsor Police Service - Headquarters
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Office: (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462

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