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Police still nabbing drunk drivers

Despite repeated warnings, Halifax Regional Police say they are stillcatching dozens of people drunk behind the wheel as the holiday partyseason rages on in HRM.

Despite repeated warnings, Halifax Regional Police say they are still catching dozens of people drunk behind the wheel as the holiday party season rages on in HRM.

In a release issued Wednesday, police said they had charged a total of 61 people in its jurisdiction with impaired driving since Nov. 26. Three 24-hour suspensions have also been issued, said the release.

Police have been conducting check points throughout HRM as part of Operation Christmas, a program aimed at preventing the spike in serious accidents that occurs every year during the holiday season.

According to police, the checkpoints will continue through into the new year.

 
 
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