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268 driving offences in the Ionian Islands

police checks
15 Sep 2022 / 15:36

CORFU. Police checks on 14 September.

Between 07:30 and 13:30 on 14 September traffic police in Corfu, Zakynthos, Cephalonia and Lefkada carried out checks for driving offences. 485 vehicles were checked and there were eight arrests for driving without a licence.

There was a total of of 268 driving offences including the following:

- 61 speeding
- 53 not wearing crash helmet
- 10 not wearing seat belts
- 5 using mobile phones while driving
- 1 running a red light
- 13 without driving licences
- 3 with uninsured cars
- 6 without MOTs

 26 vehicles were immobilised for driving without a licence, not wearing crash helmets, not using seat belts, being uninsured and without MOT certificate. There were also two school buses without the necessary documents.