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/
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