Busy long weekend for 100 Mile House RCMP members

100 Mile RCMP responded to 103 complaints and calls for service during the past week

100 Mile RCMP responded to 103 complaints and calls for service during the past week.

Long weekend summary:

100 Mile House Traffic Services and 100 Mile House RCMP maintained a presence on the highways during the long weekend.

• Overall, 60 tickets and 33 warnings were issued. The majority of these offences were speed related.

• There were five incidents of excessive speed. These speeds ranged from 46 to 64 km/h over the posted speed limit, which resulted in a violation ticket being issued under the Motor Vehicle Act and the driver’s vehicle being towed and impounded for seven days.

• Four drivers were issued violation tickets for being either unlicensed or prohibited from driving.