Police crackdown on dangerous vehicles

Police targeted dangerous drivers in Wirksworth and Darley Dale.

Officers carried out the crackdown last Wednesday and found 40 seat belt offences and seven drivers were caught using their mobile phones.

Other offences included eight dangerous drivers, three illegal window tints, two number plate offences and red diesel found in the tank of one vehicle.

Wirksworth PC Doug Eyre said: “We are determined to keep the roads in this area as safe as possible.”