Police to target speeding motorists

NORTHERN region traffic police warn drivers they will be targeting speeding vehicles over the long weekend.

Operation 'Slow Down' will focus on the Pacific Hwy and a number of arterial roads in the Northern Rivers, including the Bruxner Hwy and Summerland Wy.

Local patrols will be reinforced by additional resources from Sydney.

Senor Sergeant Bill Darnell said drivers should stay patient during any holiday traffic delays.

"There's a substantial increase in traffic flow and delays in travel time to and from them," Sgt Darnell said.

"Know that we will be out and about in full strength.

"We have a critical period rostering approach with restricted annual leave and rest days."

"We'll be about high visibility but we'll be out and about on all the main arterial roads for a 24 hour period right through the four days of the long weekend," Sgt Darnell said.

Topics:  crime, motorists, police, public holiday, speeding, traffic




Local Real Estate

finda logo
Featured Real Estate
This home makes you feel... $525,000
House 4 2 2
Immaculately presented... $575,000
House 4 2 2
Fully Renovated - Self... $589,000
House 5 3 2
Solid Brick Home with an... $420,000
House 3 1 2

Featured Jobs

finda logo

Tweed jobs listed daily


Featured Jobs
Spirelight Brand... Tweed Heads Full Time
PA/ LEGAL SECRETARY/... Ocean Shores Full Time
Looking for a Cabinet... Tweed Heads Contract


Local Partners

LATEST DEALS AND OFFERS

Job Listings

Search for your next job now.
Learn More

Cars For Sale

Find cars for sale online now.
Learn More

Property Listings

Post an ad from $30
Learn More

Local Profile

Stay Connected

Get the news as it happens, in your inbox

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile


Special Offers

Latest deals and offers

Horoscopes

Virgo

You should enjoy your work, otherwise there’s no point doing it. Being challenged and stressed is one thing, but being on the wrong path...

read more

Marketplace

Special Offers & Promotions

Compare & Save