SGI And Saskatoon Police Partner In Operation Overdrive

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.