62 detained in the Algarve in the last week

GNR released the results of operational activity between the 20th and 26th of March

Between the 20th and 26th of March, the GNR arrested 62 people, seized dozens of doses of drugs and detected 287 traffic violations. 

Of the arrests, 26 stand out for driving under the influence of alcohol, 18 for driving without a legal license and three for drug trafficking.

In traffic, 287 infractions were detected: 29 due to lack of mandatory periodic inspection, 16 due to lack or incorrect use of the seat belt and/or child restraint system, 15 due to lack of civil liability insurance, 13 related to malfunctions in the lighting and signaling and 11 for improper use of the cell phone while driving.

During this period, there were also 104 accidents that caused am seriously injured and 15 minor.

Between the 20th and the 26th of March, 56 actions were carried out which sensitized 2462 people under the Safe School Program and 81 people under the Safe Elderly Programme.