668 motorists were tested for drink and drugs at a massive High Visibility Checkpoint mount by 3 Kildare Garda units.
It took place the M9 late yesterday.
Aside from Garda units from Naas, Kildare & Leixlip, Health & Safety Authority, Dept. of Employment Affairs and Social Protection, Customs/Excise, Revenue Officials and Environmental Officers KCC also took part.
3 motorists arrested for drug driving, one of whom driving while disqualified.
He was processed and brought straight to court on foot of two live Bench Warrants.
1 motorist was arrested for drunk driving, 7 vehicles were seized and 40 other road traffic offences were detected.
Image courtesy Kildare Garda Division