top headlines:

website features

search tips | about us | site map

Receive free email or RSS news updates RSS Feed

Key Documents
Studies and memos about camera enforcement

View previous news items

Contact the editors

View Main Topics:

Popular Stories

-Public Votes On Cameras

-Photo Enforcement Bans

-Most Popular Stories

Popular Studies

-Red Light Camera Study Roundup

-TTI Yellow Time Study

Alaska report cover
Alaska Studies Whether Rural Speed Traps Reduce Crashes
No conclusive safety benefit was found in a preliminary analysis of police patrols on rural Alaska highways.

It is often assumed that encouraging police to set up speed traps enhances road safety. A test conducted last year called this assumption into question. The Alaska Department of Transportation tapped a team of university researchers to come up with a methodology to evaluating whether heavy patrolling of Alaska's rural highways produced a statistically significant reduction in collisions. The first look at one year's worth of data failed to demonstrate a conclusive safety benefit.
   "Apart from ...

read more >> 

Economic trends cover
Cost Of Driving Down, Except Tolls And Insurance
Sharp rise in government-imposed costs not enough to offset larger reductions in the cost of owning an automobile.

read more >> 

Pedestrian camera
France Introduces Crosswalk Ticketing Cameras
French government introduces cameras that mail tickets to vehicle owners accused of failing to stop for pedestrians.

read more >> 

Blaise Ingoglia
Florida House Votes To Ban Red Light Cameras -- Eventually
Florida House of Representatives votes overwhelmingly to remove red light cameras three-and-a-half years from now.

read more >> 

Batman speed camera
Belgium, China, France, UK: Speed Cameras Thwarted
Vigilantes across the globe used a number of methods last week to display their displeasure with automated ticketing machines.

read more >> 

Next Page
Next Page Driving politics
Archives | Contact | Site Map | Search | Documents | Privacy Policy

Website Security Test