RCMP conducting its 10th National Impaired Driving Enforcement Day

May 19, 2017
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

News release

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Newfoundland and Labrador RCMP will be conducting its 10th National Impaired Driving Enforcement Day on Saturday, May 20, 2017.

This is a national policing initiative that combats alcohol and drug-related impaired driving.

This day also coincides with Canada Road Safety Week 2017.

RCMP officers throughout the province will be focussing their efforts on stopping impaired drivers and other high risk driving behaviours such as speeding, distracted driving and the use of seatbelts.

The general public can expect to see increased patrols and numerous sobriety check-points throughout the province as the RCMP continues its commitment to safe roads and safe communities.

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Contact information

Sgt. Terry FOSTER
RCMP Traffic Services West (Deer Lake)
709-638-5192

Cst. Nancy Howell
RCMP Traffic Services Central (Gander)
709-256-6848 or 256-6841

Cpl. Tony YOUNG
RCMP Traffic Services East (Holyrood)
709-229-3892

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