RCMP Traffic Services West seizes uninsured ATV and tickets operator

October 15, 2020
Deer Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador

News release


An uninsured ATV was seized on October 13, 2020, by RCMP Traffic Services West.

RCMP Traffic Services West seized an uninsured all-terrain vehicle (ATV) and ticketed the operator following a traffic stop on October 13, 2020.

Shortly before 7:00 p.m., an officer with RCMP Traffic Services West was on patrol in the community of Irishtown-Summerside and observed an ATV travelling on Route 440 towards Corner Brook. A traffic stop was completed and the officer learned that the driver, a 38-year-old man from the community, was operating the ATV with no licence and without insurance.

The driver was charged under the Motorized Snow Vehicles and All-Terrain Vehicles Regulations.

RCMP NL continues enforcement of all-terrain vehicle offences and continues to fulfill its mandate to protect public safety, enforce the law, and ensure the delivery of priority policing services in Newfoundland and Labrador.


Contact information

RCMP Traffic Services West

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