Labour Day Long Weekend Grey Bruce OPP Results
FROM/DE: Grey Bruce Detachment DATE: September 11, 2020
LABOUR DAY WEEKEND GREY BRUCE OPP RESULTS
Traffic Safety Campaign
(CHATSWORTH, ON) - Grey Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are releasing results from the Labour Day weekend traffic safety campaign from September 4 to September 7, 2020.
Over the course of the traffic safety initiative, Grey Bruce OPP officers issued 28 offence notices for speeding and 9 drivers were stopped and charged under the stunt driving legislation for excessive speed, 50 km/h or more over the posted speed limit.
With the addition of 9 stunt drivers being charged over the weekend, to date, Grey Bruce OPP have stopped and charged 205 drivers with stunt driving on Highway 6, Bruce Peninsula. This surpassed the total for last year of 190 charges.
9 people at Sauble Beach received offence notices under the Liquor Licence Act for having an open container of liquor in a public place.
"Ontario Provincial Police are committed to preserving public safety. Whatever plans or activities you involve yourself with this coming fall season, remember to obey the posted speed limit, wear your seatbelt, don't drive distracted and always drive sober. "
Grey Bruce OPP Detachment Commander - Acting Inspector, Paul Schambers