Category Archives: Speed

Woman stopped driving almost double the speed limit – Cyprus Mail

FollowPolice officers stopped a woman who was driving at twice the legal limit without insurance on the Limassol to Nicosia motorway on Wednesday evening. The 30-year-old who has no insurance was driving at 197km/h while the speed limit is 100km/h. She was taken to a police station, charged and released and is expected to appear […]

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Over 3000 booked for speeding – Cyprus Mail

Police booked 3,220 drivers for speeding in one week between January 9 and 15, it was announced on Monday. Nicosia topped the list with 645, followed by Larnaca, 573, Limassol, 462, Paphos, 289, Famagusta, 275 and Morphou, 33. The reports were part of a campaign against speeding amid efforts to reduce and prevent road collisions, […]

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Speed clampdown from Monday, police say – Cyprus Mail

Police will begin a week-long speeding campaign as of Monday, they said. In an announcement, the force said that excessive speed was one of the most common causes of traffic accidents. “For this reason and in order to raise awareness of drivers, police will conduct a nationwide speed enforcement campaign,” it said. The campaign will […]

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Desperately needed speed cameras on the way – Cyprus Mail

Speed cameras reduce accidents by up to 30 per cent, but it has been a struggle to get them on the roads By Angelos Anastasiou Nine years after a short-lived test-run of speed cameras in Cyprus, which proved operationally fraught but highly successful in curbing speeding and other traffic offences, political pressure from the government […]

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