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Motor Vehicle Drivers (Drink And Drugs)

Volume 527: debated on Tuesday 11 May 1954

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asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many persons were reported last year, at the most convenient date, for driving, attempting to drive, or being in charge of a motor vehicle while under the influence of drink; and the highest yearly total previously recorded.

The number of cases of driving, attempting to drive, or being in charge of a motor vehicle while under the influence of drink or drugs which were reported to the police in Scotland in 1953 was 1,392; the highest yearly total previously recorded was 1,130 in 1951.