More than 1.4 million drivers, including more than one million caught for speeding, were sent to offender retraining courses in 2017 by the police.
This was the highest number on record, said the RAC Foundation, and almost a million more than attended in 2010, the first year courses were offered.
The vast majority of offenders – some 1,195,356 drivers – were sent on the national speed awareness course. A further 92,386 people completed the ‘What’s Driving Us?’ course.
In total, there are now nine courses available that police can send drivers on.
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