Pictou County RCMP issue 14 tickets in two hours

PICTOU – Nova Scotia RCMP’s Eastern Traffic Services conducted traffic enforcement on Highway 104 yesterday. In addition to monitoring whether drivers changed lanes in accordance with the ‘Move Over’ Law, they used RADAR to determine whether drivers slowed to 60 km/hr when passing a stopped emergency vehicle with its lights flashing and it was safe...

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Police charge driver with stunting

SALT SPRINGS – A Cape Bretoner was charged with stunting in Pictou County. At 6 p.m. on October 25 while on patrol, a member of RCMP Eastern Traffic Services observed a vehicle catching up to the police vehicle at a high rate of speed on Highway 104. The vehicle was clocked at 163 km/h in an 110 km/hr...

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RCMP charges driver for travelling 67km/h over the speed limit

PLEASANT VALLEY – A Dartmouth man was charged for travelling 67 km/h over the posted speed limit. At 11:30 a.m. today (May 5), RCMP Eastern Traffic Services observed a car travelling above the posted speed limit on Highway 104. The vehicle was clocked at 177 km/h in a 110km/h zone, 67 km/h over the posted speed limit. The 22-year-old man...

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Impaired driving, speed charges laid

MOUNT THOM – RCMP Eastern Traffic Services stopped a 42-year-old Ontario resident for speeding yesterday morning at 10:30 a.m. The speed limit is 110 km/h and the driver was travelling 170 km/h. Upon further investigation, the police officer noticed that the driver was showing signs of impairment by alcohol. The driver was arrested and taken...

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RCMP charges man with dangerous driving

BARNEYS RIVER –  RCMP here have arrested a Bridgewater man for travelling 200 km/h. On April 9, just after 4:30 p.m., the RCMP’s Eastern Traffic Services spotted a vehicle travelling at 200 km/h in Marshy Hope on Highway 104. It was then observed passing vehicles at a high rate of speed in a no passing...

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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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