More than 20 speeding drivers caught in three hours during police crackdown in Sheffield

Police targeted speeding motorists in Fox Hill (photo: Google)
Police targeted speeding motorists in Fox Hill (photo: Google)
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More than 20 speeding drivers were caught in just three hours during a crackdown by police in Sheffield.

Officers in Fox Hill targeted speeding motorists during a day of action last week.

A marked police vehicle 'detected and processed' 26 motorists for speeding offences in just three hours.

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The minimum penalty for speeding is a £100 fine and three penalty points added to your licence.

A police spokesperson said: "The difference of a few miles per hour can mean the difference between life and death.

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"The faster someone is driving, the less time they have to stop if something unexpected happens.

"Speed limits are there for a reason - stick to them."