It’s New Year’s Eve and that means parties.

The Stratford Police will be keeping an eye out for anyone getting behind the wheel after having too much to drink.

Inspector Sam Theocharis is with the Stratford Police.

Here’s what he had to say when asked about the possibility of R.I.D.E. programs in the city tonight:


Theocharis says impaired driving just isn’t worth it:


Keep in mind the annual Festive R.I.D.E program is still ongoing.

If you’re drinking tonight make sure you arrange for a safe way home.