Results of Operation Burrell

Caroline Springs and Melton police members detected over 30 driving offences in the area during the month of Operation Burrell in January.

Operation Burrell was conducted after a recent spike in collisions in area caused by drivers failing to obey traffic signs.

The operation commenced on Tuesday January 1 and finished on Thursday January 31.

The offences detected included:

• 32 penalty notices – mainly for disobeying road signs and using mobile phones.

• One suspended driver had his car impounded and will be charged on summons.

• Four arrests for non-traffic related crimes. (Three outstanding warrants and a theft).

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