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21 February 2012Warning - this news article expired on 2012-03-21. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Distracted Driving Campaign

Belleville, Ontario - During the previous week Belleville Police Traffic Management Unit participated in the provincial Distracted Driving Campaign. A total of 37 provincial offence notices were issued to drivers using or texting while driving within the City of Belleville. One motorist was charged with Stunt Driving for speeding 50km/h or more over the speed limit, the driver's license was suspended for 7 days and the vehicle was seized for 7 days. Another motorist was charged with using a radar detector and the device was seized.