Within a seven-hour period from Thursday night to Friday morning, the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary charged seven drivers with impaired driving related offences in the St. John's-metro area.
Around 8:15 p.m. a 40-year-old man was charged with impaired driving and driving while prohibited in the downtown area.
Then, around 11:40 p.m., a 26-year-old woman was issued a seven-day driving suspension after a traffic stop on New Gower Street in St. John's.
At 11:42 p.m., a 54-year-old woman was arrested for impaired driving and failing to remain at the scene of an accident in the east end of St. John's.
Today, around 1:05 a.m., a 27-year-old man was charged with impaired driving on Pitts Memorial Drive.
About 1:45 a.m. a 20-year-old man was charged with impaired driving in the area of Water Street at Baird's Cove in St. John's.
At 1:55 a.m., a 39-year-old man from Nova Scotia was arrested for impaired driving on Topsail Road and around 3 a.m., a 30-year-old man was arrested for impaired driving on Ruth Avenue in Mount Pearl.
The RNC says it would like to thank members of the public for their assistance and remind the public that if anyone has
information about unsafe or illegal motor vehicle operation, please contact the RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Information can be provided anonymously on the NL Crime Stoppers website at www.nlcrimestoppers.com