Drink-Driving Arrests Persisting Despite Regular Warnings Gardaí Admit

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Gardaí say people in Clare continue to be arrested for drink-driving week in, week out despite persistent warnings about the danger of it.

This Bank Holiday weekend, dozens of extra checkpoints have been mounted around the county.

Traffic coming in and out of Clare is heavy as, while the usual nighttime traffic will be experienced later this evening and tomorrow.


Inspector of Roads Policing in Clare John Ryan has this warning for anyone who is heading out at night: