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Seven people have been arrested, 12 vehicles seized and a stolen vehicle recovered as part of an operation to keep you safe on our roads.
Our Road Crime Team led an operation targeting those putting your safety on our roads in danger between Southend and Chelmsford on Saturday (25 November).
Seven people were arrested on suspicion of a variety of offences including dangerous driving, drug driving, theft of a motor vehicle, drugs offences and immigration offences.
Twelve vehicles were seized for insurance and driving licence offences, and one stolen vehicle was recovered.
Adam Pipe, Head of Roads Policing, said:
“It is a priority to keep you safe on our roads and tackle criminals using our roads to commit crime.
“This was a successful operation and meant we were able identify those who pose a danger to you.
“Our message is clear: If you drive dangerously, if you drink or drug drive, if you put others at risk - we will deal with you.”
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