Tag: Purple Ribbon Bus Service

Operation Winter Guardian targeting drunk drivers

Operation Winter Guardian targeting drunk drivers

| 06/12/2017 | 42 Comments
(CNS): Drunk drivers will be among the main targets of this year’s annual police holiday safety campaign. The crackdown on crime, particularly on the roads, will get underway this weekend with an increase in high-visibility RCIPS patrols and traffic stops on various roads around the Cayman Isl [...]

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Drug council seeks final support for NYE bus

Drug council seeks final support for NYE bus

| 21/12/2016 | 7 Comments
(CNS): The National Drug Council said it is still seeking more support to ensure that this year’s Purple Bus service offers a full complement of free buses. The programme, which is in its 16th year, will start at 9pm on New Year’s Eve, and with sponsors for eight buses already secured the servic [...]

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No arrests made on NYE for DUI

No arrests made on NYE for DUI

| 01/02/2016 | 4 Comments
(CNS) More than 1,000 people rode the free Purple Ribbon Bus on New Year’s Eve and the National Drug Council said based on police statistics not one person was arrested for drinking and driving on the last night of the year. While the RCIPS has confirmed some road blocks took place on the ni [...]

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NDC issues Purple Bus route for NYE revellers

NDC issues Purple Bus route for NYE revellers

| 30/12/2015 | 3 Comments
(CNS): Although many residents drive responsibly, there are still people who believe they can drink and then drive safely, despite evidence to the contrary, the National Drug Council said as they reminded residents and visitors who will be out celebrating on New Year’s Eve that the Purple Ri [...]

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Purple Ribbon Bus to take home revelers

Purple Ribbon Bus to take home revelers

| 11/12/2015 | 13 Comments
(CNS): The National Drug Council has managed to secure some sponsorship to support the New Year’s Eve Purple Ribbon Bus Service, which has long been seen as a major contributor to keeping the roads a little safer that night. Officials confirmed that some donors have come forward but with more supp [...]

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