Drug Driving

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-03-19
Session date: 
March 19, 2014
Reference: 
2014/1688
Question By: 
Steve O'Connell
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

How many were charged in the last 4 years for driving whilst under the influence of drugs?

Answer

Answer for Drug Driving

Answer for Drug Driving

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The table below gives the breakdown of people charged with drug driving offences between 2010 and 2013:

 

Calendar Year

People Charged for Drug Driving Offences

2010

2011

2012

2013

Attempt to drive vehicle whilst unfit through drugs

2

1

0

0

Drive a vehicle whilst unfit through drugs

127

122

75

110

In charge of vehicle whilst unfit through drugs

16

14

12

19

Grand Total

145

137

87

129