Sri Lanka news paper

The new hand held breathalyzer machines are expected to provide the Police with undisputable evidence due to the high accuracy of the new equipment. In the recent past several convictions of drunk driving were overturned when disputed by drivers due to accuracy issues.

According to the Police, the new equipment will consist of an inbuilt printer which will dispense the result, gps, photo capture facilities and other updated functions.

The Traffic Police are currently in the process of acquiring various new equipment to modernize as well as upgrade its infrastructure to better enforce road and motor traffic laws in the country.

- From SundayObserver of Sri Lanka

Breathalysers Introduced to Torquay Bars by Devon & Cornwall Police

The Times (UK)

Breathalyser Mercury