31 arrests in Ionian Islands on Saturday night
CORFU. 171 driving offences.
Between 18:00 on 15 October and 02:00 on 16 October police in Corfu, Zakynthos, Cephalonia and Lefkada carried out checks for the following:
482 vehicles and 562 individuals were checked, leading to 31 arrests - 4 in Corfu, 14 in Zakynthos, 4 in Lefkada and 9 in Cephalonia - for the following offences:
- 2 for illegal possession of weapons
- 5 for drunkenness
- 1 for noise pollution
- 1 for playing music outwith times allowed
- 3 businesses for lack of health certificate
42 vehicles were immobilised for driving without a licence, driving under the influence, not wearing crash helmets, being without MOT, worn tyres and no silencer.
There were also 12 offences of smoking in no smoking areas. Police also confiscated one knife, one wooden club and 1.7g cannabis.