Police issue 3,864 fixed penalty notices during traffic operation on HK island, 7 vehicles towed away


19th August 2022 – (Hong Kong) Traffic police held a Hong Kong Island Regional Traffic Day yesterday (18th), and took enforcement actions at various traffic black spots on Hong Kong island to ensure smooth roads and improve road users’ safety.

During the operation, police towed 7 illegally parked vehicles causing serious obstruction and issued 3,684 fixed penalty notices, mainly involving illegal parking, failure to obey traffic signs and road markings, etc.

28 vehicles were found to have violated traffic regulations, and the police will prosecute the relevant persons. In addition, the police issued 62 summonses, mainly involving pedestrians not obeying traffic lights to cross the road and crossing the road within 15 meters of pedestrian crossing facilities.