There’s been a spate of drink driving offences recorded in the local area over the past week, with motorists being reminded that every police car is a mobile RBT.
On Sunday, July 12, a man was driving along Russell Street in Emu Plains when police saw cause to pull him over.
The 38-year-old from Granville was given a random breath test where he tested positive.
He was taken back to Penrith Police Station where he was given a field court attendance notice for a low range PCA.
He is due to appear in Penrith Local Court on August 6.
Meanwhile, A woman has had her license suspended after testing positive to a roadside breath test.
At about 1.20pm on Sunday, July 12, police were alerted to the woman’s manner of driving along Jamison Road.
The 22-year-old, from South Penrith, was driving a white Holden Commodore ute when she was pulled over and given a breath test.
She tested positive and was taken back to Penrith Police Station.
She had her license suspended and is due to appear in Penrith Local Court on August 5 over the matter.
Meanwhile, A man was caught drink driving in Jordan Springs last week and is due to appear in court later this month.
At about 12.40am on Thursday, July 7, police were driving along Jordan Springs Boulevard in Jordan Springs when they pulled over a Mitsubishi Lancer.
The 21-year-old man, from Cranebrook, was given a random breath test, testing positive and was then taken back to Penrith Police Station.
After further testing he was given a field court attendance notice for a low range PCA charge.
He is due to appear in Penrith Local Court on July 30.
– Jade Aliprandi