Police hoping to deter driving under the influence this Christmas. | Archive
Palma local police yesterday embarked on its annual crackdown on driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. At the presentation of the annual campaign, presided over by the councillor for citizen security, Angelica Pastor ,and the chief of the police, Josep Palouzie, it was revealed that, to date, seven per cent of drivers stopped and tested for alcohol or drugs this year have been over the limit. This is two per cent higher than last year, and the festive season has only just begun. The first wave of office parties across the island was taking place last night.