Double demerits in place for drivers in NSW from today

DOUBLE demerit points apply from today until New Year's Day during the annual police Christmas blitz Operation Safe Arrival.

Police will be targeting drink and drug driving, speeding, fatigue, seatbelt use, mobile phone use and other dangerous driving.

The operation aims to reduce death and injury during a traditionally busy time of year on NSW roads.


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