During the evening hours of Saturday July 14 and into the early morning hours of Sunday July 15, Officers of the LaSalle Police Service conducted R.I.D.E. spot-checks at several locations throughout the Town of LaSalle. Over 571 drivers were interviewed to establish if they had been consuming any alcoholic beverages before getting behind the wheel. 14 drivers were subjected to roadside breath tests and 3 drivers’s had their licences suspended for 3 days.
In addition to checking for drinking and driving, Officers issued several cautions for traffic related infractions including burnt out headlights and not having up to date documentation. There was also 1 caution for a Criminal Code offence.
LaSalle Police Service would like to remind everyone – Please don’t drink or get high and drive.