The mandate of the Traffic Safety Unit is to improve road safety within the Municipality of Saanich. The Section is committed to reducing the number of serious crashes in Saanich through intelligence led enforcement. There are currently 16 members assigned to Traffic Safety Unit, who operate marked and unmarked vehicles and BMW police motorcycles.
Members of the Traffic Safety Unit are responsible for:
Criminal Code driving offences
Please visit the following ICBC websites for important information about safe driving and other
Campaigns and Promotions:
Distracted driving and cell phone use information: http://www.icbc.com/road-safety/safer-drivers/Documents/distractions.pdf
Information on being a designated driver can be found here: http://www.icbc.com/road-safety/safer-drivers/impaired-driving
Impaired driving statistics can be found here: http://icbc.com/road-safety/drivers-passengers/impaired-driving.pdf