Crackdown on motorists

Police tape
Police tape

SPEEDING motorists have been targeted as part of a police crackdown.

Balby Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT) held operations around Carr Hill and Weston Road where they stopped a number of drivers, advised them on their speed and the dangers of speeding, particularly in residential areas.

Following the successful October operation, the team is encouraging residents to report any speeding concerns they have that are affecting Balby.

Special constable Terry Dunkley said: “The operations were set up to promote safe driving and to educate drivers of the possible consequences of speeding, as well as providing reassurance to residents that the SNT are dealing with their local issues proactively.

“Balby SNT are dedicated to providing a service to the local community regarding their concerns and would encourage residents to make contact if they have any issues in their area.”

To contact Balby SNT call 01302 385339 or visit www.southyorks.police.uk and enter your postcode.