Driver Arrested for Dangerous Driving

A 23-year-old male driver has been arrested for the offence of Dangerous Driving on 23 January 2017.

On 20 January 2017, at about 5.45 pm, the man was believed to have weaved through traffic dangerously along PIE towards Tuas in a blue motorcar. A police report was lodged on 22 January 2017 and he was identified and arrested the next day.

Motorists caught for Dangerous Driving under Section 64(1) of the Road Traffic Act, Chapter 276 will upon conviction, lose their driving licences and shall be liable to a fine not exceeding $3,000 or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 12 months, or both and in the case of a second or subsequent conviction, to a fine not exceeding $5,000 or imprisonment for a term not exceeding 2 years, or both.

Motorists are urged to drive safely and to abide strictly to traffic rules and regulations. For motorists who choose to endanger the safety of other road users, Traffic Police will not hesitate to take firm action against them.

Source: Singapore Police Force