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UK: Birmingham Speed Camera Beheaded
A speed camera on the A452 in Birmingham, UK was knocked over this week.

A Birmingham, UK speed camera has been beheaded. The Truvelo photo ticket machine, located on the A452 between Chelmsley Wood and Castle Bromwich, had been installed earlier this year. This week, vigilantes knocked over the camera's mounting pole and removed the camera head. The West Midlands Casualty Reduction Partnership which operates the device did not comment on the situation.

Source: Anger as vandals hit speed camera (Birmingham Sunday Mercury (UK), 10/4/2005)

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