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Campaign to encourage road safety

Police will be patrolling to encourage motorists to drive safely in Devon and Cornwall Credit: Devon and Cornwall Police/PA Archive/Press Association Images

Devon and Cornwall Police are starting a campaign to encourage motorists to drive safely during the winter months. Officers will be patrolling the roads from today until the end of January to target dangerous behaviour by drivers.

Last year there were 554 fatal or serious collisions in Devon and Cornwall compared to 521 the year before.