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OPP RIDE Program reports no charges for impaired in 1st week of operation

OPP RIDE Program reports no charges for impaired in 1st week of operation

Posted: 2022-11-24 12:21:19 By: thebay

The Festive R.I.D.E. program began on November 17, and issued 29 speeding tickets, one distracted driving charge during its first week of operation in Huntsville and Lake of Bays, OPP. 

Police say that there were no charges laid for impaired driving in the 27 RIDE checks conducted from November 17th to 23rd.

Police remind motorists that no amount of alcohol or drugs is safe when driving. Consider a designated driver, taxi, rideshare, or stay overnight.