The first weekend of holiday season check stops was a busy one for Lethbridge Police, taking three impaired drivers off the road.
Lethbridge Police nabbing three impaired drivers during the first weekend of Christmas Check Stops. Officers also handed out one immediate roadside sanction and came across eleven Zero Alcohol Tolerance violations for people with a graduated drivers license. Over the course of the weekend, police stopped four suspended or prohibited drivers and issued tickets for 15 Gaming and Liquor Act violations. There were also 31 other violations. Check Stops will continue throughout December and into the New Year. - Tina Giesbrecht