Some encouraging news on drinking and driving from SGI.
They say there were 221 reported impaired-driving related offences across the province in January which is down from the December total of 238.
SGI says there were 147 criminal code charges like drving with a blood alcohol level of above .08.
While drinking and driving numbers were down, there were still a large amount of people caught speeding or guilty of aggressive driving as over 4,600 people were handed a ticket. There were als0 312 offences related to seatbelts or car seats and 500 distracted driving offences with 416 of those related to cellphone use.