Police early on Wednesday night carried out a series of checks in the Ayios Dhometios area of Nicosia, focusing on suspicious vehicles and individuals, as well as routine traffic checks.
A total of 51 vehicles and 63 individuals were checked. Eight people were arrested because of pending fines. Another person was arrested after police found 500 pills and 525 vials in his car.
A total of 25 drivers were booked for various traffic offences.