Distracted Drivers Will Be the New Target After a Seven-Day Statewide Police Operation

May 17, 2023 5:10 am in by

Distracted drivers will be the new target of regional police after a seven-day statewide police operation caught 161 inattentive and distracted drivers.


Operation Fatal Distraction, which focused on mobile phone use and other behaviours that take driver attention away from the road.

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A similar operation in February netted 110 drivers.


Superintendent Darren Fielke, Officer in Charge, Traffic Services Branch said each of these distracted drivers represents a significant risk on our roads.