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# Speeding

Last month
June 2024
137 people arrested for driving under the influence so far this Bank Holiday Weekend
This year
2024
More than 750 drivers caught speeding during Garda slowdown operation
Harris and RSA commit to returning average wait time for driving tests to 10 weeks
New cameras that will capture people breaking red lights to be introduced in Dublin, Ryan says
Speeding and mobile phone use cited as concerns by gardaí amid spike in road deaths
Motorist clocked at 228km/h on the M1 among the 3,000 speeding offences over St Brigid’s weekend
Last year
2023
Gardaí detect motorist driving 139km/h in an 80km/h zone on National Slow Down Day
No deadline in place for lowering of speed limits, says McEntee
Dangerous driving 'deeply ingrained' in Irish society, TD says amid speed limit review
Ministers discuss changes to penalty points at meeting this evening
127 vehicles found to be speeding in first five hours of National Slow Down Day
211 vehicles found breaking the speed limit over 24 hours
'117km/h in a 50km/h zone': More than 600 drivers caught speeding by Gardaí in past 24 hours
All time
Motorist caught driving 135km/h in 80km/h zone on National Slow Down Day
Fines for range of road offences have doubled since midnight
Teen charged with endangering two Gardaí by allegedly speeding a car at them
More than 1,000 drivers caught speeding on Irish roads over the weekend
Fines for speeding and using phone while driving set to double
Gardaí arrested 914 people for driving while intoxicated during Christmas period
Driver fined for speeding as he drove away from Garda speeding checkpoint
Gardaí catch 532 motorists speeding during first nine hours of National Slow Down Day
Seven Pomeranian puppies rescued from car boot after gardaí apprehend speeding motorist
RSA chair: 'I think everybody in public life should obey the law'
Over 900 new speed camera zones come into operation today
Independent watchdog criticises continuing failure of gardaí to provide specific details over requests to cancel penalty points
Here's how many times motorists got caught speeding last year - and how many got disqualified
Not happy with a speed limit in your area? Plans underway to allow members of the public to appeal for changes
'I am not privy to the plot': Shane Ross doesn't anticipate 'going to war' over new speeding laws
Poll: Should penalty points and fines be based on how far above the speed limit drivers are caught?
Gardaí apologise for tweeting out speeding meme just hours after fatal collision
Man arrested on suspicion of drink driving after flashing lights at unmarked garda car
'Lowering speed is crucial': Gardaí detect motorist driving 138km/h in an 80km/h zone
Here are just some of the government's priorities for the months ahead
Motorist arrested after being caught driving 173km/h in 80km/h zone
Garda helicopter 'struggled to keep up' with boy driving up to 240km/h, court hears
Driver arrested in Clare after 'dangerously' forcing vehicles out of the way
Spanish police confirm Jose Antonio Reyes's car was speeding at more than 136mph
'154km/h in 100 zone': Gardaí catch 304 drivers above speed limit on national slow down day
Motorcyclist caught speeding at 181km/h in an 80km/h zone in Waterford
Explainer: All you need to know about the EU's new road safety technology proposals