18,000 caught using a mobile phone while driving in Nottinghamshire
A recent Freedom of Information (FOI) request has revealed that almost 18,000 drivers were caught using a mobile phone while driving in Nottinghamshire between 2010-14.
Figures released by Nottinghamshire Police show nearly 14,000 men and almost 4,000 women received fixed penalty notices for using a mobile phone behind the wheel between 2010-14.
3,667 men and 1,029 women were prosecuted for using there mobile phone while driving in 2014.
A total of 1,71 people received a court summons for using there mobile phone between 2010-14.