Chatham-Kent OPP crackdown on driving violations
A Chatham-Kent OPP cruiser is seen in this file photo in Chatham, Ont., on Thursday, July 18, 2013. (Chris Campbell / CTV Windsor)
Published Monday, March 20, 2017 4:20PM EDT
A crackdown on driving violations resulted in 42 highway traffic act charges being laid by Chatham-Kent provincial police on Highway 401.
The detachment took part in the wider OPP initiative conducting a zero tolerance on the "big-four" violations - including impaired and distracted driving.
Officers issued 37 distracted driving charges and five careless driving charges during the blitz which started on Thursday and wrapped up on Sunday.