A joint traffic safety partnership initiative between Saskatchewan Government Insurance and Saskatoon Police called Operation Overdrive was in effect on Halloween evening between 10:00 PM and 1:45 AM.
Three hundred and seventy-five vehicles were checked with the following reported results:
10 - 24 hour driver license suspensions
1 - 30 day driver license suspension
2 - Criminal Code warrant arrests
2 - Traffic Safety Act violations
1 - Seized vehicle
1 - 30 day vehicle impound
1 - Criminal Code Obstruct Police Officer charge
1 - Criminal Code Prohibited Driving charge
1 - seizure of a small quantity of drugs
This successful partnership in traffic safety is an ongoing operation in Saskatoon.