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1/1/2005
UK: Christmas Attack Destroys Three Cameras
Speed cameras in Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire, UK met with a military-style end over the Christmas holiday.

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Speed cameras in Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire, UK met with a military-style end over the Christmas holiday. Activists used ropes to pull down the machines and vowed to continue the attacks.

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Three of the devices were flattened within a few miles of each
other over the Christmas holidays.

In a military-style operation, the gang used ropes or chains attached to a
vehicle to uproot the cameras' concrete bases.
Source: The great speed camera revolt (Daily Express (UK), 12/31/2004)

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