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New West police nab impaired drivers

Four motorists were arrested in New Westminster for impaired driving within nine hours of each other Wednesday evening and Thursday morning.


Police say even though Counter Attack roadblocks were out, it was New West patrol officers who made the arrests in the 1000 block of Columbia, 900 block of Sixth Avenue, 300 block of McBride Boulevard and 700 block of 12th Street between 7:11 p.m. Wednesday and 4:07 a.m. Thursday. The accused ranged in age from 21 to 44, with two residing in Surrey, one in Vancouver and another in New Westminster.

Enhanced roadblocks will rotate throughout the city during December and January, said police.

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