Brampton Traffic Stop Leads to Firearm Seizure

On Thursday, October 19, 2017, at noon time, Police investigated a motor vehicle in the area of Queen Street East and Central Park Drive in the City of Brampton. During the traffic stop, investigation revealed that the occupants in the vehicle were in possession of a loaded handgun.

Two males have been arrested by the officers from Peel Regional Police in connection of a loaded handgun during a traffic stop.

Jason JACOBS, a 24 year-old male of no fixed address, and Dane SMITH, a 21 year-old male from the City of Toronto, have been charged with numerous firearm related offences.


Anyone who may have any information pertaining to this matter may call the 21 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at (905) 453-2121, ext. 2133.  Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting, or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) with the word “PEEL” and then your tip.