12/4/2011Italy, Saudi Arabia, UK: Speed Cameras Set on Fire
Vigilantes set fire to speed cameras in England, Italy and Saudi Arabia.
In Cairate, Italy vigilantes set fire to a newly installed speed camera on Friday. According to Varese News the automated ticketing machine on Via Garibaldi had not yet been activated.
In Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on Monday, two individuals pried open a "Saher" speed camera housing and damaged radar unit inside, Al Riyadh reported.
In Lancashire, England last week Sunday, a speed camera on Manchester Road was set on fire. According to the Lancashire Telegraph, tires were piled up under the camera in Nelson and set alight, damaging the lens.