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Thursday 24 April 2014

In just one hour, gardai find 89 drivers on mobile phone

Drivers have been warned about the danger of using mobile phones

Gardai have said that during a one-hour checkpoint yesterday, they caught 89 drivers holding a mobile phone while driving.

Garda checkpoints took place in Dublin between 3-4pm yesterday.

"Those detected will be prosecuted by way of a Fixed Charge Penalty, incurring penalty points and fine of €60," gardai said today.

Meanwhile, gardai also carreid out breathchecks at a checkpoint on the N11 in Dublin yesterday - 33 tests were carried out but no offences were detected.

Nevertheless, gardai continue to relay the message: "Don't drink and drive"

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