Scores of drivers stopped in police operation in part of Calderdale

Police stopped 48 vehicles as part of a safety crackdown in West Vale yesterday.

By sarah fitton
Friday, 17th June 2022, 4:05 pm
Updated Wednesday, 22nd June 2022, 12:35 pm

Officers from the Lower Valley carried out the operation with the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency.

They issued five prohibition notices for various dangerous defects and three Vehicle Defect Rectification Scheme warnings.

Four people were reported for not wearing seatbelts and one person was found driving without a license.

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Police tackling road safety in West Vale yesterday

One driver was banned from setting off again until they had changed a tyre found so worn down, the cords were exposed.