OPP: 2020 saw less collision, but more traffic fatalities

Although the year saw a significant reduction in traffic on roads patrolled by the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), collisions in 2020 resulted in a higher fatality rate than those collisions that took place in 2019. According to the OPP 2020 collision and fatality data, released on Monday, Mar. 16, 2021,

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Festive R.I.D.E. campaign targets impaired driving

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are running a Festive R.I.D.E. campaign this year, in hopes of preventing impaired driving over the holiday season. Between robust mandatory alcohol screening laws, vigilant citizens and dedicated officers, the Ontario Provincial Police reminds drivers they’ll have plenty to worry about if they choose to

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Leeds OPP annual Operation Impact campaign runs this weekend

Over the long weekend, Members of the Leeds County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) will be visible on the roads, ensuring drivers are doing their part to keep themselves, their passengers and other road users safe. According to a statement from the OPP, dated Friday, Oct. 9, 2020,

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