169 Charges Laid in Joint Traffic Enforcement Initiative #nltraffic
The RCMP, RNC, and the Provincial Highway Enforcement Division joined forces to focus on bad drivers on the Avalon.
A total of 169 charges were laid from the initiative.
Officers laid charges for cargo which was not properly secured, vehicles carrying cargo over required weight restrictions, and violations involving lack of registration and insurance, seat-belt use, vehicle modifications and other violations.
Personal and commercial vehicles were inspected and some found to be unfit for the road and were removed from the roadway.