Lincolnshire Police launch Christmas drink drive crack down

Police news.
Police news.

The police are urging the public to report drink drivers before they get behind the wheel in the run up to Christmas.

Persistent drink drivers can be reported by texting the word “DRINK” to 80800 followed by details of the vehicle and when and where the offence will occur.

Call 999, if someone is imminently going to drink drive, all information is confidential.

As part of Operation Blackwater highly visible and well signed road checks will be in operation across the county in the run up to Christmas. Checks will be carried out in early morning, evening and night.

Anyone charged with drink driving during the campaign will be listed on the Lincolnshire Police website.

To report incidents anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.