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Wednesday 31 May 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Operation Slowdown

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# Operation Slowdown
Gardaí clocked a car doing 169km per hour last night
A 24-hour speeding clamp-down ‘Operation Slow Down’ ended at 7am this morning.
# Operation Slowdown
Gardaí clock driver doing 123km per hour in 80km zone
They’ve checked more than 18,000 cars for speed today.
# Speeding
Operation Slowdown detects 364 drivers speeding over 24-hour period
From 7am on Friday until 7am this morning, gardaí checked the speed of 96,838 vehicles.
# Operation Slowdown
Gardaí report 63pc increase in checkpoints over June's long weekend
Gardaí say 1,426 mandatory alcohol checkpoints were operated last weekend, up from 874 in June 2012.
# Operation Slowdown
'32,178 vehicles checked' in first 12 hours of Bank Holiday speed crackdown
Gardaí say they have detected 129 people driving above the speed limit in today’s crackdown.