Yarrawonga Chronicle

Yarrawonga Police equipped with valuable tool

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The Yarrawonga Police Station has been part of a pilot program for the last six months where trained members have been able to perform Oral Fluid Tests on drivers.

As a result of the pilot, the Yarrawonga Police Station has now been accredited to continue with this additional and valuable tool with respect to road policing and to ensure the roads in and around Yarrawonga are as safe as possible.

Since formal accreditat­ion a matter of weeks ago, there have been two drivers who have tested positive for having illicit drugs in their system while driving with court dates pending.

 ??  ?? Yarrawonga Police will now be able to perform Oral Fluid Tests on drivers to catch those with drugs in their system.
Yarrawonga Police will now be able to perform Oral Fluid Tests on drivers to catch those with drugs in their system.

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