Speeding drivers and drunk people

12.03.2019 - 08:40
Speeding drivers and drunk people
Four drivers were caught speeding and three were fined for driving while talking on the phone over the weekend

Police carried out speed checks in Eysturoy on Saturday.

Four drivers, who were caught speeding in a 50 km/h area, were handed a DKK 2,500 fine.

Three people were caught for using their mobile phone while driving, and they received a DKK 1,000 fine.

Late-night violence

Meanwhile, police in the capital were kept busy on Sunday morning, as they arrested a man who was picking a fight with bouncers at a bar.

In another incident in Tórshavn, a man was hospitalised with head injuries. Police are waiting to speak with the victim and the person suspected to have caused the injuries.

The police also had to help many people who were too drunk to find their way home.

Translated by prosa.fo

Nýggjastu sendingar í ÚV
Fríggjadag 28. februar
Dagsins yrking - Atferð 1 2 3
Fríggjadag 28. februar
Pressan: Pengar til krabba er Public Service
Fríggjadag 28. februar
Morgunlesturin fríggjamorgunin 28. februar 2020
Nýggjastu sendingar í SV
Hósdag 27. februar
Depotið 01
Hósdag 27. februar
Mikudag 26. februar
Úr savninum: Ymisk lív
Mánadag 24. februar
Upp á gólv - í Skálanum