Civic holiday weekend R.I.D.E. results in 3 arrests

Niagara police stopped about 800 drivers during RIDE checkpoints in  St. Catharines and Port Colborne yesterday.

Thirteen drivers were given breathalyzers and three were arrested for impaired driving.

A fourth driver was also issued a three day licence suspension after they provided a breath sample and it registered an "Alert".

Police say it was an extremely busy day with an influx of visitors for events like Ribfest and Canal Days.