Drug drivers arrested on Peterborough’s streets and other vehicles seized

A number of drug drivers have been arrested in Peterborough over the past week.

Saturday, 17th April 2021, 6:24 am
Updated Saturday, 17th April 2021, 6:26 am
Cars seized in the Peterborough area. All photos: BCH Road Policing Unit

Motorists failing drug swabs are among those to have had their vehicles stopped by the BCH Road Policing Unit in the last seven days.

MOT expired and front tyre had cords exposed
Driver arrested after failing a roadside drugs wipe showing positive for cannabis

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Car untaxed for more than a year and the driver failed a roadside drug swab showing positive for cannabis and cocaine
Driver failed a roadside drug swab showing positive for cannabis
Driver uninsured
Stibbington - driver failed a drug wipe positive for cannabis and was found to be in possession of the drug
Driver uninsured
A605 Haddon - no insurance and expired MOT and road tax. The driver also had an expired provisional licence
No insurance and expired MOT and road tax. The driver was also arrested for drug driving
No insurance