Gedling South Neighbourhood Policing team are taking action in response to concerns of local residents.
Over the last few days speed checks have been conducted by Officers on the A612 Burton Joyce between the hours of 1930 – 2100 following a number of reports regarding speeding.
Speeds in excess of 50 mph were registered in the 40 mph area. A total of 9 traffic offence reports have been issued to drivers within the last 48 hours.
During patrols at school finishing time, officers have spotted a vehicle that was failing to maintain lane discipline in the Carlton area. The vehicle was stopped and the driver provided a positive roadside breath test for excess alcohol.
The driver was arrested and subsequently charged and bailed to court.