It’s a perfect August long weather-wise, and police are expecting high volumes of traffic on the roads and lakes.
Motorist are asked to drive responsibly. Corporal Craig Douglass says there is enhanced enforcement throughout the summer months. Officers will be patrolling the highways and conducting check-stops.
Those driving boats are reminded the same rules apply on the water. “Make sure that you are responsible and responsible for those in the boat with you,” says Cpl. Douglass. “As well, if you are in a boat with somebody who wants to drink and drive, get yourself out of that situation, get yourself out of that boat for the safety of yourself and others.”