Of particular concern were the high speeds that were clocked in built-up areas.
Police said on Sunday it was a miracle that no one was killed in Larnaca on Saturday night when officers caught a 19-year-old speeding at 140kph in a residential zone where the limit was 50kph. At around 9.45pm, they said, when there were crowds of people out and about due to the Kataklysmos weekend events, […]
By Andreas Izamis Speed limits on Cyprus’ motorways could be set to increase to 120 km/h from 100km/
Police officers across Europe are making ready for their latest “Speed Marathon”, taking place from 6am on Wednesday 6am on Thursday. The 24-hour initiative forms part of TISPOL’s speed enforcement operation, running until April 23. Cyprus is a member of TISPOL – the European Traffic Police Network – but police here have yet to announce […]
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 […]
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, […]