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Two arrested at checkpoints for impaired driving

Pictou County District RCMP have arrested a 25-year-old man and a 45-year-old man for impaired driving during the weekend. Both came through police checkpoints. Shortly after midnight during the early morning of April 22, RCMP conducted a checkstop in Alma.  They observed a vehicle driven by a male approaching the checkstop.  Upon further investigation, the 25-year old […]

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Impaired driver arrested at RCMP detachment

ANTIGONISH – A 27-year-old man from Roachville has been charged with impaired driving related offences after he drove to the RCMP detachment hoping to release a friend who was in police custody. Just before 5 p.m. on March 13, RCMP located the intoxicated man at the Antigonish District RCMP detachment. The investigation determined the heavily […]

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9-1-1 call results in arrest for impaired driving

New Glasgow Regional Police’s crackdown on impaired driving has resulted in another charge being laid, thanks to the assistance of a concerned citizen. On Friday, Feb. 9 at approximately 5:50 p.m., New Glasgow Regional arrested a 56 year-old from Pictou County with impaired driving, after a concerned citizen called 9-1-1 to report a speeding Chevrolet […]

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Speeding motorist results in impaired driving charges

ADDINGTON FORKS – A man has been charged with impaired driving after being stopped for speeding. Nova Scotia RCMP’s Eastern Traffic Services stopped a vehicle for speeding after it was clocked at 143 km/hr as it passed a unmarked police vehicle. This occurred on Hwy. 104 in Addington Forks at 4:40 p.m. on March 31. The 26-year-old […]

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Man travelling with 9-year-old child charged by RCMP for impaired driving

GREENWOOD – Early Saturday morning, at approximately 12:30 a.m., Pictou District RCMP responded to a call of a vehicle in the ditch on Sherbrooke Road. A nine-year-old child who was a passenger in the vehicle, walked to a nearby home to ask for help. The driver, a 28-year-old man from Garden of Eden was arrested at […]

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