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Police disappointed with offences during operation

Bendigo police have been disappointed with the number of drivers picked up for drink and drug related offences since the launch of operation Saturn.

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The road safety program, put in place for the grand final and Melbourne Cup long weekends, picked up more than 200 offences in the first few days.

There were 5 serious crashes across central Victoria although none fatal.

Operation Saturn continues until Sunday November 8.

Photo: GOLD Central Victoria