Stratford News Stratford Police lay several impaired driving charges SHARE ON: Patrick Grapes, staff Monday, Jan. 6th, 2014 The Stratford Police issued a number of impaired driving charges this past weekend. On Sunday a 42-year-old man was charged after an officer spotted a car driving completely in the oncoming lane and hitting the curb several times. A 49-year-old man was charged that same day after police saw a car completely covered in snow driving very slowly. Just after 12:30 a.m. last night a 55-year-old man was charged with refusing to provide a breath sample after an officer smelled alcohol on his breath during a routine traffic stop. All the men charged are from Stratford.