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North Yorkshire Police arrest 60 for drink and drug driving since beginning of Christmas campaign

North Yorkshire Police have arrested 60 people in just 15 days during their Christmas drink and drug driving crackdown.

Of the 60 arrests – 44 were for drink driving and 16 for drug driving. 55 of those arrested are men and 5 women.

Just under a quarter of arrests have been made between the hours of 7.30am and 6pm.

Officers will be out in force over the Christmas and New Year period and we will continue to get dangerous drink and drug drivers off the road.

– Sgt Andy Morton, North Yorkshire Police