RCMP 2018 Holiday Checkstop Stats – Week 3

Week three of the RCMP Holiday Checkstop Program, from December 17-23, 2018, has resulted in:

  • 68 checkstops conducted across Manitoba with approximately 4000 vehicles checked
  • 21 people charged with Impaired Driving (Alcohol)
  • 2 people charged with Refusing a Breath Demand
  • The highest blood/alcohol reading reported was .220 (almost three times the legal limit)
  • 6 alcohol-related tiered suspensions
  • 1 drug-related tiered suspension
  • 12 people charged with improper storage of alcohol or cannabis in a vehicle

There were no fatal traffic-related collisions during this week.

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