Staffordshire Police – Operation Lightening Launches
Written by Hitmix News on 6 September 2020
Operation Lightning is Staffordshire Police’s dedicated operation focusing on road safety, helping to make our county’s roads safer. It aims to reduce the number of deaths and serious injuries on the roads of Staffordshire and to disrupt and deter criminals from using the road network.
The 24/7 policing of Staffordshire’s roads is a shared approach involving with the whole force. Targeted education and enforcement activity takes place across the county and involves the force’s roads policing unit, together with Staffordshire Safer Roads Partnership, police community support officers, special constables and Community Speed Watch volunteers.
‘Operation Lightening’ focus’s on the fatal four motoring offences – speeding, mobile phone use, drink and drug use and not wearing a seatbelt. For more information on this campaign go to the Staffordshire Police Website