10 drivers caught speeding on Castle Road overnight

Castle Road sign (Mike Draper) (3)

Published by Ellie Harries at 9:10am 7th December 2018.

One man was arrested on suspicion of drug driving and released under investigation.

Salisbury Police carried out speed checks early this morning (7th December).

They stopped every driver travelling over the 30mph speed limit.


  • Six drivers were given words of advice
  • Three drivers were given traffic offence reports for speeding

A 51 year old male from the Salisbury area was arrested under suspicion of being above the drug drive limit.

Cannabis was detected following use of a drug wipe screening device.

Drug Driving - tounge test wipe - Operation Holly 2017 - cropped (Hampshire Police)
Police test with a special wipe

He has now been released from custody whilst enquiries continue.



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