22 Jan 2018

NZ's road toll: Extra road police money fails to improve safety

From Morning Report, 8:10 am on 22 January 2018

Police have failed to restore the numbers of officers dedicated to traffic duties even though the 2017 road toll was the worst in five years. They were given an extra $10 million in April to boost numbers but only a handful have been reappointed. Philippa Tolley has been investigating the reasons behind the number of fatal crashes and joins Susie Ferguson to discuss.