More than 5,000 drunk drivers stopped in a week


Traffic police around the country issued 5,097 fines for drink driving and speeding violations between March 11 and 17.

As part of its “Violation of the Week” program, traffic police unleashed 1,245 crews on the streets who checked a total of 24,330 vehicles.

Most of the violations were recorded in Attica (764) followed by Thessaloniki (396).