Reggio Calabria, checks in the city centre: five drunken drivers fined

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By John

On the night of the Befana the Local Police of Reggio Calabria has carried out an extraordinary service in controlling the territory. The activities benefited from a total of 17 units, a mobile station, 6 vehicles, breathalyzer precursors and drug tests. Numerous premises in the city center were visited, 102 vehicles were checked and 69 drivers were subjected to breathalyzer tests. Of these, 5 were found to be in a state of alcoholic intoxication with any consequent criminal and administrative sanctions. In total, during the service directed by the Commander, 45 administrative fines were imposed under the highway code, two people were reported and 4 driving documents were withdrawn. The service carried out within the national and transnational Focus n’drangheta program is part of the device to strengthen the control of the territory during the Christmas holidays established by the Provincial Committee for order and security. These activities will continue in the following months.