Operation Northforce Arrives on Coffs Coast

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Operation Northforce Arrives on Coffs Coast

Expect more police on the roads around the Coffs Coast in coming days with Operation Northforce.

Coffs Clarence Police District welcomes officers from the Sydney Metropolitan areas of the Traffic & Highway Patrol to assist in addressing traffic risks and offences.

Road Policing spokesperson, Detective Inspector Darren Jameson said, "During Operation Northforce, our community can expect to see increased traffic enforcement on our roads over the next few days".

According to Det. Insp. Jameson, the focus will be on those offences that place other drivers at risk, including speed, drink driving, drug driving, and using mobile telephones whilst driving.

"This is a proactive step to help prevent road trauma and accidents that result in deaths and injuries", he said.

"I am sure the community joins with me in welcoming these officers here, so that we can all use the roads safely".