**** HRP Media Release
Police issue eleven summary offence tickets for failing to follow Health Protection Act
Today, police issued eleven people tickets for failing to comply with the regulations set out in the Health Protection Act.
At approximately 12:41 a.m. officers responded to a report of a party in a residence in the 6000 block of Bayers Rd. Officers issued eleven summary offence tickets to the occupants of a residence who were not complying with Section 71 (1) (b) of the Health Protection Act for failing to comply with the act and its regulations, which carries a fine of $2,422.00
HRP is reminding everyone to follow the current public health measures related to the COVID-19 emergency. We strongly advise members of the public to continue to educate themselves on these public health directives and COVID-19 enforcement measures at: https://novascotia.ca/coronavirus/.
Enforcement of these restrictions remains a vital part of the overall strategy to curb the pandemic.