Police issue child car seat warning to Sheffield driversÂ

A police warning has been given to motorists in Sheffield after a woman was caught travelling in the back of a car with a child on her knee instead of in a seat.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 30 October, 2018, 06:46
South Yorkshire Police issued this photograph to serve as a warning to Sheffield motorists

Police office officers spotted the child sat on a passenger's knee in a car travelling in Darnall and pulled the vehicle over.

COURT: Drug dealer threw £3,000 into neighbour's garden during police raid in Doncaster The driver was issued with a fixed penalty notice for the child not being properly restrained in an approved car seat.

In a statement the force said: 'Any type of heavy braking could result in catastrophic injuries'.

'Why would you take such a risk with your child's life?'