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74 booked for breaking decree overnight

Police carried out 4201 checks overnight and booked 74 people for breaking the lockdown decree.

Between 6 pm on Sunday and 6 am on Monday, police checked drivers and pedestrians as follows:

Nicosia: 1,392 checks, 19 booked

Limassol: 733 checks, 11 booked

Larnaca: 532 checks, 12 booked

Paphos: 683 checks, 6 booked

Famagusta: 176 checks, 8 booked

Morphou: 137 checks, none booked

Police HQ traffic unit: 518 checks, 18 booked

MMAD: 30 checks, none booked

During the same 12 hour period, police carried out checks on 856 premises  – Nicosia 274, Limassol 113, Larnaca 118. Paphos 125. Famagusta 91 and Morphou 70. There were no violations.

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