Two traffic checks on Sunday, 19 July 2020 resulted in the arrest of 13 persons, the ticketing of 180 persons and the impounding of 4 motorcycles.
Of the 13 drivers arrested, 11 were charged for the offence of driving without a driver’s licence. 4 motorcycles were impounded resulting in each person being charged for using an uninsured motor vehicle.
117 of the tickets issued were for failing to wear a seat belt, 9 for the offence of speeding, and 27 for defective tyres.
Approximately 500 vehicles were checked along the Eastern and Western Main Roads.
Office of Commissioner of Police