Chestermere Peace Officers catch impaired driver on West Chestermere Drive
On the morning of Sunday August 23 at 11:30 a.m., Chestermere Peace Officers were conducting traffic enforcement in the area of West Chestermere Drive. While patrolling the area, an officer observed a vehicle traveling more than 20 km/h over the limit in the 200 block of West Chestermere Drive.
A traffic stop was initiated and upon further investigation by Chestermere Peace Officers, the RCMP were requested to attend the location. A 22-year-old male from the Calgary area was subsequently arrested for impaired operation of a motor vehicle. The driver was later released to appear in Strathmore Provincial court at a later date.
Chestermere’s Peace Officers continue to fulfill a very important role in preventing traffic related injuries, while working closely with Chestermere’s RCMP to enhance road safety in the city.