Derbys roads policing call outs

The cars seized by Derbyshire police in the last week and some of the bizarre behaviour they've dealt with

Derbyshire's Roads Policing Unit really do get to see it all when out and about on the county's roads.

From drink drivers to those with no insurance, the team have to deal with a wide range of incidents. These are some of the things they've dealt with in the past week. All photos and information courtesy of the team on Twitter @DerbyshireRPU

A515 Newhaven. Not the best picture as its taken off the in car screen, but the offence is obvious. Motorcyclist contravening a double white line system. Ticket. #RoadSafety

5. "Contravening double white line system"

A515 Newhaven. Not the best picture as its taken off the in car screen, but the offence is obvious. Motorcyclist contravening a double white line system. Ticket. #RoadSafety
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Ambergate. Sat behind us, albeit in an unmarked car, using his phone. Ticket. 6 points incoming. #Fatal4

6. "Six points incoming"

Ambergate. Sat behind us, albeit in an unmarked car, using his phone. Ticket. 6 points incoming. #Fatal4
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Risley. Pops to the shop for a paper. Unfortunately licence, insurance or MOT papers not available at the newsagent. #Seized

7. "#Seized"

Risley. Pops to the shop for a paper. Unfortunately licence, insurance or MOT papers not available at the newsagent. #Seized
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M1 J30 to J29. Nissan fails to stop, weaving across all 4 lanes to attempt to get away. Engine blows up, oil sprayed across carriageway and sets on fire. Driver & passenger arrested. Driver already disqualified with no insurance.

8. "Fails to stop, weaving across all four lanes to get away"

M1 J30 to J29. Nissan fails to stop, weaving across all 4 lanes to attempt to get away. Engine blows up, oil sprayed across carriageway and sets on fire. Driver & passenger arrested. Driver already disqualified with no insurance.
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