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Project Edward launches push for safe speeds

15/09/2021

Police forces across the UK have carried out the first ever National Safe Speeds Day to highlight the human cost of excessive speed and encourage compliance with speed limits.

Highways England should take on a policing role, PCC says

06/04/2018

Gloucestershire's Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) has called for ‘routine’ areas of roads policing to pass to Highways England to enable police officers to prioritise more serious crimes.

Police use HGV cab to catch dangerous drivers

05/10/2016

Police have stopped almost 2,700 drivers for unsafe driving over the past 16 months with the help of a HGV cab that allows officers to film from an elevated position.

Drug drive arrests up 800%

29/02/2016

Drug drive arrests have soared by up to 800% in a year after the government introduced tough new laws to catch and convict offenders, according to initial figures from police forces.

Number of traffic police falls by 23%

09/02/2015

There has been a 23% reduction in the number of police dedicated to enforcing traffic offences in England and Wales in the last five years.

Video: Man jailed for driving in wrong direction on M25

04/02/2015

A man has been banned from driving for three years and handed a 14 month sentence in a young offenders’ institute after being caught driving for nine miles the wrong way on the M25 and the A2 in Kent.

CCTV captures lorry driver’s motorway U-turn

14/11/2014

Motorway police have released footage of a lorry driver doing a U-turn on the M6 Toll after he was given a suspended prison sentence.

FOI data shows children as young as 11 caught drink-driving

02/10/2014

More than 6,500 minors have been caught drinking and driving in the last six years, according to new Freedom of Information (FOI) data obtained by in-car camera provider, Nextbase.

Five arrests after bricks thrown onto M25

03/01/2013

Five teenage boys have been arrested after four vehicles were hit by bricks thrown from a footbridge over the M25 at Waltham Abbey on Tuesday.

Lorry drivers caught with feet on the dashboard

17/09/2012

Lorry drivers have been caught on camera by Suffolk police with their feet on the dashboard, eating sandwiches and using computers.

Police probe Scottish death road

08/09/2011

Scottish police are to carry out an in-depth analysis of an 18-mile stretch of a major road in the Borders after one of its most notorious accident blackspots claimed the life of a motorcyclist this week.

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