More than 8,000 speeding tickets written in April

Provincial law enforcement members wrote 8,081 tickets for speeding and aggressive driving in April, 46 of which were for exceeding the speed limit by more than 50 km/hr.

Officers issued 433 tickets for speeding in school zones and 341 for exceeding the 60 km/hr speed limit while passing a stopped emergency vehicle with lights flashing, They wrote 247 tickets for exceeding the speed limit by 35 km/hr.

Those numbers do not include tickets issued via photo radar.