Saskatchewan

Regina woman fined $2,800 for COVID-19 health order violation

Police responding to reports of a large gathering just before 5 a.m. Saturday issued a $2,800 ticket for violation of public health orders.

Police in Regina have now issued at least 10 tickets for health order violations

Police in Regina issued a ticket for a public health order violation on Saturday morning. (Tyler Pidlubny/CBC)

Police in Regina issued another hefty COVID-19 fine on Saturday morning. 

The police service got reports of a large gathering in the 2000 block of Angus Street just before 5 a.m. CST, a news release says.

When officers arrived, they found a group of people in the residence, contrary to the current provincial health order that limits the number of people who can attend a private gathering. 

A woman who was a resident at the address was issued a $2,800 ticket.

Police in Regina have now issued at least 10 tickets for people violating public health orders related to COVID-19.

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