OPP charge almost 600 drivers with impaired driving during Festive RIDE campaign

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Just shy of 600 drivers are facing impaired driving charges as the OPP wrap up the Festive RIDE campaign.

Officials charged 590 drivers at RIDE checks between November 26th - January 3rd.

More than 190 drivers were issued immediate warn range suspensions for registering a Blood Alcohol Concentration between 0.05 and 0.08

Over the course of the province-wide campaign close to 6,700 RIDE checks were set up.

Although the Festive RIDE program is over, the OPP will still be conducting other RIDE Checks throughout the year.