TheNewspaper.com: Driving Politics
Home >The Revolt > Camera Destruction > UK: Attacks Destroy Two Speed Cameras 
Print It Email It Tweet It

UK: Attacks Destroy Two Speed Cameras
Vigilantes destroyed two speed cameras in Cheshire, UK this week.

Vigilantes eliminated a pair of speed cameras in sequential attacks on Monday and Tuesday around 11pm. The automated ticketing machines had been located on Speke Road in the Cheshire County town of Widnes. The first was ripped out of the ground before being set on fire while the second suffered the more traditional attack of a gasoline-filled tire set alight.

Local officials vowed to install new cameras to resume ticketing as soon as possible.

Source: Arsonists Target Speed Cameras (Widnes World (UK), 2/2/2008)

Regional News:
Other news about England



Permanent Link for this item
Return to Front Page

Related News
French Speed Cameras Out Of Service, Australian Cameras Under Siege

French Vigilantes Take Down Speed Cameras

Speed Cameras Disabled In Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, New Zealand, Russia

Speed Cameras Scrambled In France, Italy

France, Germany, Italy: Photo Radar Crippled




View Main Topics:

Get Email Updates
Subscribe with Google
Subscribe via RSS or E-Mail

Back To Front Page


Front Page | Get Updates | Site Map | About Us | Search | RSS Feed
TheNewspaper.com: Driving politics
TheNewspaper.com