RCMP Releases Results of Operation Impact #nltraffic
Operation Impact took place between October 11-14, 2019. It was a busy weekend on our province’s highways.
Police checked approximately 2600 vehicles and issued 642 charges on motorists.
The Provincial statistic totals for Operation Impact 2019 are noted below;
Impaired by Alcohol - 4
Impaired by Drug - 0
Speeding / Aggressive driving - 478
Seat Belts - 12
Other Provincial Stats - 114
Cell Phone use / Distracted Driving - 11
Fail to Yield - 2
Careless Driving (Provincial) - 1
Prohibited Driving (Criminal Code) - 1
Provincial Cannabis Act - 4
Insurance violations - 13
Unsafe Lane change - 2
Police also seized and impounded seventeen vehicles, issued two roadside suspensions for drugs, performed fifteen roadside screening tests and conducted three standardized field sobriety tests.