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LPS traffic blitz results in three impaired driving charges; dozens of tickets

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LETHBRIDGE, AB – A one-night traffic enforcement blitz by Lethbridge Police ended in three people being charged with impaired driving.

There was also one immediate roadside sanction suspension and 52 tickets issued for various traffic violations.

Ten vehicles were towed and officers arrested one person who was wanted on a Criminal Code charge.

The Traffic Response Unit initiative, held on Saturday, involved extra officers being brought in to address ongoing, problematic driving behaviours and vehicle equipment violations.

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Tina Karst

A Lethbridge College alumnus, Tina moved back to the community two years after convocation, in September 2007, to become a member of the CJOC News Team. She started as a weekend reporter/anchor and now serves as Associate News Director. When Tina’s not tracking down local news, she’s either busy at home with Jordan and their two kids or creating custom macrame pieces for a growing list of clients.

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