10/17/2019Illinois Red Light Cameras Are A Billion-Dollar Enterprise
Illinois Policy Institute research found red light cameras have generated $1 billion in Illinois since 2008.
The Illinois Policy Institute on Monday released a report documenting the rise of red light cameras as a billion-dollar enterprise in Illinois. The non-partisan watchdog group issued freedom of information requests to collect financial data from each of the ninety municipalities that allow private companies to issue automated citations in the Land of Lincoln. Between 2008 and July 2019, red light camera contractors in these jurisdictions collected a total of $1,096,149,523 in revenue. Chicago ...
10/16/2019Engineering Panel Backpedals On Yellow Times
Yellow time could increase for turning movements at intersections after engineer convinces national panel that drivers have been shortchanged.
10/15/2019Ohio Court Allows Referendum On Speed Cameras
Court green lights vote on citizen initiative that would ban the use of speed cameras in East Liverpool, Ohio.
10/14/2019France, Germany, UK: Speed Cameras Toppled
European cities saw dozens of speed cameras destroyed by vigilantes last week.
10/11/2019Innocent Motorist Fights Alabama Car Confiscation
Lawsuit challenges Alabama law that allows confiscation of cars without any hearing before a judge.