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Caledon OPP Easter Long Weekend Seatbelt Campaign Results

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Submitted to Just Sayin' Caledon

The Caledon Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have concluded the Easter long weekend seatbelt campaign and the results are now available. Officers conducted a total of 375 traffic stops and issued a total of 510 charges.

The traffic campaign ran from April 7, 2023, to April 10, 2023.

Breakdown of charges:

• Speeding charges – 177

• Seatbelt charges – 109

• Distracted driving – 23

• Impaired operation charges – 3

• Stunt driving – 6

• Other charges: 192

Slow down, pay attention, wear your seatbelt, and never drive impaired. If you suspect a driver to be impaired, report it by calling 9-1-1.

Vision Zero Peel

The Region of Peel has a “Vision Zero” strategy aimed to eliminate traffic fatalities and injuries. It can be summarized in one sentence: No loss of life is acceptable due to a motor vehicle collision.

More information is available at: https://www.peelregion.ca/pw/transportation/residents/vision-zero.asp

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