Six vehicles impounded after anti-social driving
Western Bay of Plenty Police have taken a hard line with anti-social driving behaviour in Tauranga and Mount Maunganui.
Police received a number of complaints regarding driving behaviour in the area last Saturday.
“Police take these reports seriously, and officers were quick to respond,” says a police statement on the matter.
As a result of attending the scene, five vehicles were impounded on Saturday night, and one was impounded the next morning after follow-up enquiries.
“Road safety is everyone’s responsibility, and Police want people to be safe and feel safe on our Roads,” reads a police statement.
“Police take our responsibility in preventing death and injury on our roads seriously and will continue to target poor driver behaviour to keep our community safe.”
Five infringement notices were issued for speeding and breaching licence conditions.
One driver was fined $250 for driving with excess breath alcohol.