Westshore Speeding
(West Shore RCMP)

West Shore RCMP caught a speeding vehicle going 50 km/hr over the posted limit on Ocean Boulevard Tuesday evening.

Police say that at approximately 10:15 p.m. on September 22 an officer conducting speed enforcement clocked a 2014 Volkswagen Jetta heading south bound at 100 km/hr.

The driver was identified as a 23-year-old man from Saanich. He was issued a $368 ticket for excessive speeding, along with a three point penalty to his driver’s license.

The Volkswagen was also impounded for seven days.

“Ocean Blvd has been identified by the city of Colwood Mayor and Council as being a hot spot for speeding,” said Cst. Nancy Saggar, West Shore RCMP Media Relations Officer.

“You can expect to see our officers routinely conducting speed enforcement in this area along with other speeding hotspots identified in the West Shore.”