July 19, 2017 1:10 pm
Updated: July 19, 2017 1:13 pm

New Brunswick RCMP charge 37 drivers in 1 day

New Brunswick RCMP charged 37 people with car related offences in one day

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New Brunswick RCMP charged 37 drivers during a one-day enforcement blitz in the Greater Moncton Area on Tuesday.

The Mounties targeted speeding vehicles, drivers using their cellphones and drivers not wearing their seatbelts.

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According to police, they checked the speed of approximately 7,500 vehicles and targeted vehicles that were travelling at more than 25 km/h over the speed limit.

Mounties charged 30 drivers with speed-related offences and seven with a variety of other offences.

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