SA police appalled at drug and alcohol testing results

A policeman in South Australia has described as ‘reprehensible’ the actions of motorists who failed drug testing and alcohol testing near schools last week. Credit Clover Autrey (image modified)

Would you drive your child to or from school while being under the influence of drugs or alcohol?

Hopefully most people would say no, but, as police in South Australia have discovered, some people are willing to take the risk.

According to an article on the 9 News website, South Australian police  nabbed six drivers for failing drug testing while taking children to and from school on a single day earlier this week in a school time blitz. In addition, a further three people failed alcohol testing. Officers said in the article that they were “appalled” to detect the drivers taking such unnecessary risks.

Read the full article on the 9 News website.


Credit Clover Autrey (image modified)

By Michael

Michael is the founder of Integrity Sampling and is responsible for overseeing all national operations. He is based at Integrity Sampling's head office in Melbourne and is also responsible for the co-ordination of drug and alcohol testing within Victoria, assisting in the implementation of drug and alcohol (fit for work) policies and the presentation of drug and alcohol education and awareness programs. You can connect with Michael Wheeldon on LinkedIn

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