5/26/2015North Carolina: Audit Finds Flaws In One Out Of Five Speeding Tickets
Uncalibrated radar guns responsible for 19 percent of speeding tickets issued in Asheville, North Carolina according to city audit.
Nearly one out of five speeding tickets issued by police in Asheville, North Carolina between 2011 and 2014 were invalid. After being questioned by WLOS-TV and the district attorney's ofice, the Asheville Police Department hired a firm to conduct an independent audit of the citations. The results, released earlier this month, found discrepancies that rendered the evidence inadmissible.
"The audit points out a number of short comings within the department, primarily dealing with management and ...
5/25/2015Maryland: Speed Camera Shot
Vigilante perforates photo radar van window with pellet gun in Maryland.
5/22/2015Pennsylvania Limits Secondary Questioning During Traffic Stop
If a motorist is told he is free to go, Pennsylvania appellate court says police questioning must end.
5/21/2015Virginia Report Finds Female Drivers Need Longer Yellow Times
Virginia Department of Transportation funded report that confirms the link between short yellow times and red light running.
5/20/2015Florida: Yellow Light Refunds Highlight Engineering Failure
After yellow time lengthened by 1.9 seconds at Orange County, Florida intersection, red light violations plunge 91 percent.