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South Bruce OPP report holiday weekend traffic safety results

April 2, 2024

(SOUTHERN BRUCE COUNTY, ON) - All available members of the South Bruce OPP took part in an Easter Long Weekend traffic safety campaign. 

From March 29 to April 1, officers were highly visible on area roads, watching for traffic safety violations and seatbelt use.

During the long weekend, police charged three motorists and two passengers for failing to wear a seatbelt. Other offences this past weekend include:
 
  • 54 charges for Speeding
  • Two charges for Driving while under Suspension
  • One motorist charged with Impaired Driving
  • One motorist charged with Distracted Driving
  • 123 total charges, 53 warnings issued

There were no motor vehicle collisions reported during the traffic safety initiative.

The long weekend traffic safety campaign has ended, but the South Bruce OPP remains committed to road safety and officers will continue with traffic education and enforcement.

The South Bruce OPP is requesting anyone with information to call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.

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