More than 7,500 cars met with police checkstops in December

Throughout December’s Festive Season Checkstop program – which wrapped up Tuesday – Winnipeg police say they stopped a total of 7,667 vehicles.Of that number, 424 roadside breath tests were administered, resulting in 40 warnings and eight drivers failing.READ MORE: RCMP, Winnipeg police wrap up 2018 check stopsPolice laid 41 impaired driving charges, including two for drug-impaired driving, as well as issuing 242 tickets and making 11 other criminal arrests.Four drivers tested positive for cannabis using the new oral fluid device test.According to police, a wide range of Winnipeggers were busted during the campaign. The youngest driver was 16, and the oldest was 74.WATCH: Holiday checkstops show impaired driving still an issue in Manitoba: RCMP