The Gatineau Police Service and Ottawa Police Service’s Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) will focus on school zone safety and impaired driving during the month of March.
School Bus / School Zone Safety:
Between 2013 and 2017, there were 858 collisions resulting in 213 injuries involving school buses or occurring in school zones
Between 2013 and 2017, there were 1,462 reportable collisions involving impaired driving resulting in 621 injuries and 12 fatalities.
For more information:
Ottawa Police Media Relations
613-236-1222 ext. 5366
Phone Crime Stoppers at 233-TIPS (233-8477) or toll free at 1-800-222-8477.