Calibrating Police Speedometers


RSSWith analog speedometers increasingly obsolete police forces are looking for solutions. PHOTO: RSS13 JUL - The Road Safety Support (RSS), staunch ROADPOL partner and supporter of ROADPOL Safety Days campaign, has come to the aid of police with calibrating patrol cars digital speedometers.

This was achieved by the unique RSS International Speed Test Laboratory, which has so far calibrated no less than 30 digital speedometers for a number of police forces.

300 Vacation Vehicles Checked

During A Safe Holiday Event


Brandenburg Check33 police officers took part in the inspection. PHOTO: POLICE BRANDENBURG13 JUL - 300 vacation vehicles were checked for a day of inspections by Brandenburg Police as part of ROADPOL's pan-European Safe Holiday operation.

Carried out on a sunny Saturday in June it involved forces from the police departments in Ostprignitz-Ruppin, Prignitz and Oberhavel with 33 officers charged with the inspections.

New Enforcement Technologies

Topic Of 2021 ROADPOL Seminar

SeminarThis year's seminar will be held online.

14 JUN - Six reputable presenters from a wide range of fields concerning road safety will attend the 2021 ROADPOL Seminar, the ultimately confirmed program shows.

Vehicles To Be Weighed During

Safe Holiday Operation


Gendarmerie Y Guradia CivilJoint actions are considered to be most effective. PHOTO:GENDARMERIE.FR

14 JUN - Vehicle weighing will be аmong the features of 2021 ROADPOL Safe Holiday Operation.

This opportunity will be made available by Luxembourg police, who are also planning a common campaign with the national automobile club (ACL) to inform the people how to travel safe this season and especially how to secure their homes to prevent burglaries while gone on vacation. Within the frame of the “Great Region” police forces in Germany, France and Luxembourg will organize a joint common day (10th of July) during which specific traffic checks will be made in view of the holiday season.

Truck speeding a chronic problem,

ROADPOL operation shows


TruckBus BGThe operation was the second out of four planned for 2021. PHOTO: MVR.BG10 JUN - Truck speeding continues to be a chronic problem, results of ROADPOL Truck&Bus Operation show.

The campaign, carried out from the 10th till the 16th of May, focused on the control of commercial goods and passenger transport. During the operation 187.308 trucks and 43.389 buses were checked in as much as 18 ROADPOL member countries. 36.538 violations were found (trucks: 33.400, buses: 3.138).