Slow down in school zones

School is back in today so motorists need to remember to slow down in school zones. Today is the first day of school in Pictou County and New Glasgow Regional Police are reminding drivers that driving slower is safer in school zones – 50 km/h school zones become 30 km/h zones, when children are present....

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Dangerous driver facing multiple charges

TRURO HIGHTS – A New Brunswick man will appear in Truro Provincial Court today after a weekend high speed chase in Colchester County. Just before 1 a.m. on Sunday, Colchester District RCMP observed a vehicle driving in a dangerous manner in Millbrook. Upon approaching the vehicle, the driver sped off on to the 102 Highway...

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Dartmouth man charged for stunting in Antigonish

ANTIGONISH – At 3 p.m. on December 9, a member of RCMP Eastern Traffic Services observed a vehicle driving at a high rate of speed on Highway 104. The vehicle was clocked at 157 km/h in an 100 km/hr zone, 57 km/hr over the posted speed limit. The driver had two young children in the vehicle and was driving with a revoked license....

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UPDATE: RCMP charges two men for stunting in less than 24 hours

Correction: The original press release stated both men were arrested. This is incorrect. Both men were charged but not arrested. ANTIGONISH – In less than 24 hours, RCMP Eastern Traffic Services charged two men for stunting. At approximately 4 p.m. on December 3, RCMP Eastern Traffic Services clocked a vehicle on Hwy 337 in Antigonish travelling 52 km/hr over the posted speed limit at 132...

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Driver charged for racing on highway

ANTIGONISH – Police have arrested a driver for what they say was drag racing on the highway. At 11:30 a.m. on October 14, while on patrol, RCMP Eastern Traffic Services observed two trucks line up side by side, then accelerate quickly down the road on the highway. They interfered with other traffic on the highway...

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Two charged with stunting

STELLARTON – The RCMP’s Eastern Traffic Services have charged two drivers for stunting. A Chevrolet Equinox was observed on Friday at 2:48 p.m. travelling at a high rate of speed on Highway 104, near Salt Springs. The vehicle was clocked at 169 km/h in a posted 110 km/h zone, 59 km/h over the posted speed limit.  A 19-year-old...

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