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A German court last month overturned a traffic citation after prosecutors failed to prove the accuracy of a new laser-based speed camera technology. The district court of Dillenburg heard testimony from four experts, each of whom cast doubt on the system. The Judge Matthias Gampe concluded that the motorist accused by a Poliscan automated ticketing [...]

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Britain’s booming speed camera network is at the centre of a giant ‘scam’ aimed at making ‘buckets of money’ for the Government, the boss of a leading supplier of the devices has admitted. The sensational confession was made by the chief executive of Tele-Traffic, which supplies cameras to virtually every police force in Britain. His [...]

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The number of accidents on roads next to Swindon’s shrouded speed cameras is the same now as when they were active, according to council figures. The five fixed cameras were covered in July last year after the Conservative-run borough council withdrew funding. The council said it wanted to divert the money spent on cameras to [...]

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An article on the West Australioan states that “The time-honoured practice of spotting a speed camera by the roadside and hitting the brakes will become pointless when the Government rolls out new cameras which photograph speeders from 100m.” This is BS – and yet again, is simply fear mongering / scare tactics put out. The [...]

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Baltimore City is promising refunds after admitting one of its speed cameras has been snapping violators in error. Brian Struckmeier, of Elkridge, says he was caught by a speed camera in the 2200 block of West Cold Spring Lane about three weeks ago. After receiving the citation in the mail, Struckmeier paid a $40 fine [...]

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