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breath test

Brit a chemical test of a driver's breath to determine the amount of alcohol he has consumed
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Even if a drinker is breath-tested and found to be at the highest level, they will not necessarily be barred.
AMAZED: Reece Gledhill, 16, who was stopped and breath-tested while riding his bike Picture by Julian Hughes (JH271207Breece-2)
Merseyside Police last night revealed that they stopped more cars and breath-tested more motorists than ever before - with more than 10,000 drivers being targeted in the crackdown, equating to a 51% increase on 2005.
Offenders could be breath-tested at any time to ensure they have not breached the order.
During the monthlong campaign in June, 3,034 drivers were stopped in the region and breath-tested.
A BLITZ on drink-drivers over the festive period by Warwickshire Police saw more than 3,000 people breath-tested.
Overall, 912 people were breath-tested on Teesside compared with 1,125 last year.
Police in England and Wales breath-tested a record 155,000 drivers during the campaign - 6.
The Association of Chief Police Officers advises all motorists involved in a collision must be breath-tested.
Just nine per cent of drivers were breath-tested in the last three years - compared with an astonishing 64 per cent in Finland.
Latest figures in this year's Christmas drink/drug-drive campaign show that 10,131 drivers have been stopped at roadside checks, with 909 drivers breath-tested.
Richard Brunstrom, of the Association of Chief Police Officers, said: "Drivers should remember that if they are involved in a collision and police are called they will be breath-tested whether or not it is their fault.