Tag: Drug driving
Detecting 41 unregistered vehicles, 167 speeders, four drink drivers, marked a “standard” Easter long weekend on the roads for ACT Policing.
ACT Policing have charged a 33-year-old Ngunnawal man with culpable driving causing death and drug driving for a fatal collision on Commonwealth Avenue Bridge on 20 July that claimed the life of ACT Senior Australian of the Year, Sue Salthouse.
ACT Road Policing issued 183 Traffic Infringement Notices over the October long weekend, including 106 motorists detected for speeding.
Earlier this month fourteen impaired drivers were caught in one night, despite year-on-year drink and drug driving charges remaining steady.
ACT Policing yesterday apprehended three drug drivers and will put them before the ACT Magistrates Court today on a number of charges.
A 22-year-old Jerrabomberra man has been arrested after doing 90km/h over the speed limit and returning a positive roadside drug test.
A 21-year-old Dunlop man was caught going 97 km/h over the speed limit while also testing positive for drugs and alcohol.
A 31-year-old Conder man will appear in the ACT Magistrates Court this morning, Monday 4 May, charged with refusing to undergo a screening test, refusing to provide an oral fluid sample and driving while disqualified.