In a roadblock conducted as a joint operation between the Metro Police and Verulam SAPS, 22 people were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.
Communications officer of Verulam SAPS, Cpt Henry Kisten, said, “The joint operation was focused on drunken drivers and proved to be highly successful.”
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He said that as the festive season approaches, there will be continuous roadblocks.
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“We are urging drivers not to consume alcohol before getting behind the wheel. Drivers are again reminded that there will be major road blocks set up on all provincial roads,” said Cpt Kisten.
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