RCMP Traffic Services West seizes three vehicles for violations of the Highway Traffic Act

Deer Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador – Three vehicles have recently been seized by RCMP Traffic Services East for violations of the Highway Traffic Act, including aggressive speeding and no insurance.

On January 21, 2020, at approximately 3:45 p.m, police were on patrol on the Trans-Canada Highway (TCH) near St. Judes. A truck was observed travelling at a high rate of speed. The officer obtained radar readings as high as 155 kms/hr and conducted a traffic stop. The driver, a 27-year-old man of Pasadena, was found in possession of cannabis that was not properly sealed. Police suspended the man’s driver’s licence, ticketed him for speeding and the cannabis violation, and seized and impounded the truck.

RCMP Traffic Services West seizes truck for speeding more than 51 kms/hr on TCH near St. Judes on January 21, 2020.
(RCMP) RCMP Traffic Services West seizes truck for speeding more than 51 kms/hr on TCH near St. Judes on January 21, 2020.

On January 26, 2020, at approximately 11:00 a.m., police were patrolling the TCH near Little Rapids and observed a car travelling at a high rate of speed. Radar readings as high as 156 kms/hr were obtained. A traffic stop was conducted and the driver, a 17-year-old male of Pasadena who has a graduated driver’s licence, was ticketed for speeding. His licence was suspended and his vehicle was seized and impounded.

RCMP Traffic Services West seizes car for speeding more than 51 kms/hr on TCH near Little Rapids on January 26, 2020.
(RCMP) RCMP Traffic Services West seizes car for speeding more than 51 kms/hr on TCH near Little Rapids on January 26, 2020.

On January 27, 2020, at approximately 10:00 a.m., officers were on patrol in Deer Lake and observed a vehicle speeding on Route 430, near George Aaron Drive. Police conducted a traffic stop and the driver, a 19-year-old man of Deer Lake, was driving a vehicle without insurance. The man was ticketed under the Highway Traffic Act and his vehicle was seized and impounded.

RCMP Traffic Services West seizes car for no insurance in Deer Lake on January 27, 2020.
RCMP Traffic Services West seizes car for no insurance in Deer Lake on January 27, 2020.

RCMP Traffic Services West



Please help spread the word by "sharing" our reports on your social media accounts.

Fatality / Death



Missing Persons in Alberta

Caleb Big Swallow

Lethbridge Police Investigating Missing Youth

Alberta
February 27, 2020
Lethbridge, Alberta – Lethbridge Police are seeking the public’s assistance to locate a missing 17-year-old male. Caleb Big Swallow was last seen in Lethbridge on February 22. Efforts to locate him have been unsuccessful and [...]