Police advise public of possible disruption on Saturday near Inverness Retail Park
25th April 2014
Police in Inverness have been informed of the possibility of an unofficial car cruise event on Saturday 26 April 2014 at the Inverness Retail Park on Eastfield Way.
It is advised to members of the public that there may be some congestion in the area and possible delays to those wishing to visit the Inverness Retail Park tomorrow evening.
Police are aware that the majority of those attending these types of events are law-abiding but for those who do choose to participate in anti-social behaviour, such as speeding, wheel-spinning, revving or creating a disturbance, this type of activity will not be tolerated and drivers are warned that they could face court action or having their vehicle seized.
As part of Operation Route there will be a highly visible Police presence in and around the Inverness area and drivers are asked to ensure the following:
Vehicles are roadworthy and documents (license, tax, insurance) are in order
Not to be driving whilst disqualified
To watch their speed
Not to drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs
To avoid distractions such as mobile phones whilst driving
The owners of the retail park, which is private property, are aware of the event and will be providing extra security on the day.