some 800 people have been convicted since it was forbidden to hold the cell phone while driving. And now it is clear that it will be easier for the police to fine rattsurfare, from 1 October.
"I think it is very good," says the police presstalesperson Stefan Dangardt to SVT Dalarna.
Since February this year, it is prohibited to hold a mobile phone in hand while driving and now it will be easier for the police to tackle those who break the law. From 1 October, they can fine the rattsurfare on-the-spot by giving a check to sek 1 500 directly at the roadside.
– attorney-general-to test the reasonableness of the fines it has handed out in the past. It is now in the courts, so good, so we officers can now get this delegation to the actual award of a summary penal fee, which in itself becomes a cook kraftvunnen judgment, " says the police presstalesperson Stefan Dangardt to SVT Dalarna.Photo: TTPolisen will be able to fine the rattsurfare right on the spot.
With the fines directly, it will be easier for the police to intervene. As it has been in the past, they have got to write a formal letter of complaint sent to the prosecutor.
– I think that it is very good. It will be a more efficient process and it will be easier for the policemen to report this, " says Stefan Dangardt.