Warning as one Worcestershire police unit catch three drink-drivers within a matter of hours - The Evesham Observer

Warning as one Worcestershire police unit catch three drink-drivers within a matter of hours

Evesham Editorial 9th Nov, 2021   0

A WARNING has been issued to motorists across the county after one Worcestershire police unit arrested drink-drivers in three separate incidents within a matter of hours.

B Unit from Worcestershire Operational Patrol Unit (OPU) made the arrests on Saturday night.

The legal limit is 35microgrammes of alcohol in 100millilitres of breath.

The lowest caught blew 55 while the other two were more than three times the legal limit – 127 and 114 respectively.




All three have been charged to attend court and all three are facing a driving ban of at least 12 months.

Drink-driving is one of the ‘fatal four’ behaviours, along with speeding, using a mobile phone at the wheel and not using a seatbelt.


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