Operation Safeway relaunched as London road fatalities triple in a year

Sorry, no compatible source and playback technology were found for this video. Try using another browser like Chrome or download the latest Adobe Flash Player.

Sorry, video is not available for your device…

Operation Safeway relaunched as London road fatalities triple in a year

Scotland Yard have reintroduced Operation Safeway after 29 fatalities on London’s roads since the start of the year, including three cyclists.

In 2014, the total number of deaths on London’s roads was 10.

Operation Safeway will see more than 600 officers sent to 166 key junctions during the morning and evening rush hours.

Detective Superintendent Robert Revil of the Met Police told London Live how the scheme would work.

The operation will specifically target those driving whilst using mobile phones, speeding and those not wearing seat belts.

More in News

Sexual abuse victim Ione Wells on how she found hope again

While her own attacker reflects on his actions – Ms Wells hosts workshops in schools and colleges to talk to young people about consent

Lord Leach: Only 'big picture' reform will keep Britain in the EU

Through his think-tank Open Europe, Lord Leach is at the heart of the referendum debate, consulted by both camps. He explains to Margareta Pagano...

Ex-Autonomy chiefs say HP was warned over revenue growth

A due diligence report  for HP mentioned accounting differences