For the police and the crown attorney impaired driving care & control can be proven by;
- showing actual care or control which involves some use of the vehicle, or
- showing that the vehicle was able to be put in motion so that it could become dangerous,
- showing the accused occupied the driver’s seat for the purpose of putting the vehicle in motion,
- showing that the accused had the possession of the keys or the keys were readily available within the motor vehicle.
Although the vehicle may not have been running or in motion, showing that the accused’s ability was impaired and results of a breathalyzer test could be used as evidence in court.