Members of the Chestermere RCMP are a dedicated group of men and women who put their lives on the line for us every day. Going above and beyond the call of duty and what is regularly asked of them to keep our city safe. As Chestermere does not have a high crime rate, these officers take great pride in keeping our streets safe and keeping careful watch on traffic violations.
There are no laws, or regulations saying you can’t love your vehicle. It is a common mindset amongst people young and old that you buy a vehicle and then start altering its appearance to make it ‘yours’ or ‘cool’. However, some of these alterations can be a danger on the road the Chestermere RCMP wanted to provide some guidance and information that could help residents understand the law and adhere to them.
The following is a list of common infractions found out on Alberta’s roads and highways by Alberta Law Enforcement Officials:
The RCMP also recommend that you make it a routine to periodically visually inspect your vehicle that it is indeed acceptable operationally. Avoid being pulled over and fined for equipment failures that are within your responsibility as an owner of an automobile.
A few other points that Chestermere RCMP wished to remind residents of are:
With the recent Provincial budget announcing that traffic fines will be increasing, let’s adhere to these laws – keeping Chestermere streets safe and keeping your hard earned money in your pocket.