Sussex Police catch 1,700 speeding drivers in a week
- 27 April 2013
- From the section Sussex
More than 1,700 drivers were caught in a week-long crack-down on speeding by Sussex Police.
A total of 1,403 speeding vehicles were caught using static and mobile cameras and a further 357 caught using mobile detectors, in the week from 15 April.
Police said one of the highest speeds recorded was a van being driven at 93mph in a 60mph zone, on the A27.
Since the beginning of the year, 192 people have been seriously injured and eight killed on Sussex's roads.
Insp Steve Grace, said: "Many of those we spoke to will be eligible for a speed awareness course as an alternative to a fixed penalty and points."