Various Malta Police Force sections, along with LESA, continued their inspections to ensure that the rules of Malta’s roads are adhered to.
In the past few days, during controlled operations carried out in Marsa and Swieqi, 43 vehicles were confiscated when they were found to be driving with excessive speed, others for lack of seatbelt use or mobile phone use, amongst other rule breaking.
In Swieqi, a driver was found to be driving without a valid license. The vehicle was immediately towed off and court proceedings were kicked off.
During a Marsa surveillance operation, a vehicle was stopped within which two of the persons riding passenger were found to be living in Malta illegally. The persons were apprehended by police and taken to the Detention Centre to start the process of repatriation.
The Malta Police Force confirms that the inspections will continue in their full force to ensure the safety on our roads.