158 accidents recorded and 99 arrested in the last week in the Algarve

419 traffic violations were also detected

99 arrested, 419 offenses detected in traffic, almost 200 doses of drugs seized and 158 accidents recorded were the results of the weekly operation by the GNR that took place in the week of 12 to 18 June.  

Notable among the arrests 25 for driving under the influence of alcohol, 18 for driving without a legal license and 11 for drug trafficking. During this period, seized 122 doses of cocaine, 105 doses of hashish, 13 doses of heroin, five doses of marijuana and 3,91 grams of ecstasy.

In traffic there is to register 159 violations for speeding, 27 for failure to carry out a mandatory periodical inspection, 22 for missing or incorrect use of the seat belt and/or child restraint system, 19 for improper use of the cell phone while driving, 14 related to anomalies in the lighting and signaling systems and 11 for lack of civil liability insurance. 

Between the 12th and the 18th of June, there were 158 accidents, which caused one death, dTwo seriously injured and 31 slightly injured.