8 C
Fort St. John
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
9924 101 ave Fort St. John, B.C.
Home News Traffic enforcement blitz as Alexa’s Bus visits the Peace

Traffic enforcement blitz as Alexa’s Bus visits the Peace


FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – As Alexa’s Bus visited the BC Peace Region this past weekend, the Integrated Road Safety Unit from Prince George teamed up with members from Dawson Creek and Fort St. John for a three day traffic enforcement blitz.

From November 17th to November 19th, the RCMP targeted impaired driving, distracted driving, and aggressive driving, to name a few. With the help of the Alexa’s Bus during the three-day campaign, police issued:

  • Eight 90-Day Immediate Road Side prohibitions
  • Seven 3-Day Immediate Road Side prohibitions
  • Two 24-hour prohibitions
  • One Criminal Code Prohibited Driver
  • Twenty three Speeding Violations
  • Four Distracted Driver Charges
  • Eight Seatbelt charges
  • Four Liquor Act Violations

Thirty-nine notices or orders were issued for various motor vehicle defects, and eighteen of those vehicles were removed from the roads until the identified issues were fixed.

- Advertisement -

get the latest news in your inbox



Local Events

Must Read

CNOOC Petroleum North America fined $450,000 for blast that killed two...

FORT MCMURRAY, A.B. - The company formerly known as Nexen Energy has been fined $450,000 after pleading guilty to charges in the deaths of...