82 Speeders ChargedSource: Area OPP
Date: Thu Jul 4 02:41:01 MST 2019
(SEBRINGVILLE, ON) - Between June 28 and July 1, 2019, Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) members were engaged in an enforcement initiative throughout the Province. The zero-tolerance, traffic enforcement event was geared to make our roads safer.
As a result of the four day initiative, Perth County OPP laid numerous driving charges including 82 for speeding, 3 for stunt driving, 2 for seatbelts, 1 for distracted driving, and 14 for other Highway Traffic Acts offences. One impaired driver was charged and 5 drivers were charged for insurance act offences. Perth County OPP also laid 18 charges related to hazardous moving violations.
"The most common causes of deaths on Ontario roads are impaired driving, failure or improper use of seatbelts, distracted driving and aggressive driving. During the weekend blitz, officers focused particular attention to those breaking traffic laws related to the big four." Perth County OPP, Sgt. Scott Bentley.
Area OPP19 Year Old Caught Going 140 in an 80
74 Year Old Careless Driver Charged
30 Year Old From Harriston Going 135 in an 80
Public Tip Helps Nab Impaired Driver
Drunk Driver Arrested At RIDE
Two Pedestrians Struck and Killed
Another Overdose Death - Four Charged
Driver Has Vehicle Towed For Speeding
Collision Involving School Bus
Prescription Medication Stolen By "Sink Inspector"
Spike Belt & K9 Used To Locate Driver Of Stolen Vehicle - SIU Invokes Mandate
Police Follow Marijuana Leaves To Locate Thieves
One Airlifted Following Collision
Refusing To Blow Ends With Charge
70 Year Old Charged Following Head On Collision
Five Arrested In Drug Bust - SHERK, VANDERWAL, SMITH, CHELCHOWSKI & BARON
Fatal Collision Near Centralia - Name Of Deceased Released - Police Seeking Assistance From The Public
Helmetless Dirt Biker Charged For Refusing To Blow
Drunk Driver Arrested On 86
Armed Drunk Driver Arrested - CHUONCHAMROEUN
23 Year Old Repeat Offender Arrested For Drunk Driving, Drive While Suspended, etc.
BOLO Stolen White Chevrolet Malibu - Plate: CDCL 169
Police Vehicle Involved In Two Collisions
Suspended Driver Caught Again - McISAAC
Early Morning Dispute Leaves One Dead - Second Degree Murder Charge Laid
North PerthHave Your Say On Pedestrian Crossovers
Parkmeadow Place Properties Sealed Tenders
Perth District Health UnitWildwood Reservoir Posted as Unsafe for Swimming
Volunteers Needed for Teen Esteem and Elements Programs this Fall
Cow Tests Positive For Rabies In Perth County
Huron CountyWest Nile virus found in Huron County mosquitoes
Health Unit: Avoid Mosquito Bites