GRANDE PRAIRIE, A.B. – Mounties in Grande Prairie had a busy Wednesday night dealing with impaired drivers.
Between 5:00 p.m. yesterday afternoon and 6:00 this morning, nine impaired drivers were pulled over in the Swan City. Cst. Gabrielle Spencer with the Grande Prairie RCMP said that officers were not conducting a CounterAttack blitz, and that the impaired drivers were all apprehended while on routine patrols.
Spencer said that police were largely aided in nabbing the impaired drivers by a number of complaints from members of the public. Police encourage members of the public to call 911 immediately if they see a driver they suspect to be impaired.