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Police officers conducting weekend enforcement across Ottawa

New data revealed that Ottawa police officers charged 73 drivers with impaired driving related offences in the month of July.
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The Ottawa Police Service (OPS) is conducting an enforcement campaign across the capital this weekend after new data revealed that 73 drivers were charged with impaired driving related offences in the month of July. 

In a tweet released on Aug. 12, the OPS said 50 people faced charges for impaired driving by alcohol, while 11 were charged with impaired driving by drug offences. Eleven people were charged with refusing to comply with a demand from officers.

Police officers also issued a three-day licence suspension for being in the warning range to 13 motorists. 


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