A number of drivers have been charged and warned as part of high visibility patrols carried out to improve
Officers in Kincardine and Mearns stopped a number of motorists as part of festive
A 22 year old man was charged in connection with road traffic offences including driving while disqualified, having no insurance, using his phone, not wearing a seatbelt and attempting to pervert the course of justice. He was also charged in relation to the possession of a knife following a routine check on the road to Kineff.
A 55 year old woman was warned for not changing the address on her licence and a further six people were given advice regarding their tyres and speed.
In addition a woman aged 34 was issued a fixed penalty ticket for speeding in a temporary 20mph limit.
In total 14 people were breathalysed and gave negative breath samples.
Sergeant Kirsty Welsh said: “We will be conducting more patrols in the run up to the festive period, and I would remind drivers that a conviction can result in a fine, a driving ban or even imprisonment. Our message remains the same, if you intend to drive, do not drink. If you have any concerns please report these to police on 101.”