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Flamebroiled French speed camera
False Swiss Speed Camera Accusations, European Attacks
Swiss speed cameras caught issuing 9600 bogus photo tickets last week. Photo radar devices were also damaged in France, Italy and the UK.

By Richard Diamond/Staff Reports
   Officials in Bern, Switzerland, admit a set of four speed cameras falsely accused over 9600 motorists of speeding between September 12 and October 19. According to a Kantonspolizei Bern press release issued on Monday, November 27, the inaccurate speed estimates were caused by the four devices having pavement sensors spaced 2.2 meters (7.2 feet) apart instead of 2.5 meters (8.2 feet). Despite being certified, approved and assumed always ...

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Tape attack on speed camera in Germany
Speed Cameras Bludgeoned In Australia, Europe
Photo radar was under attack last week in Australia, Belgium, France, Germany and the UK.

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Explosion destroys German speed camera
Photo Radar Cut Down In Australia, Canada, France, Germany, UK
Last week saw speed cameras slashed and spraypainted in Australia, Canada, England, France and Germany.

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French speed camera painted red
Damaging Protests Against Photo Radar In New York, France, Italy, Netherlands, UK
Clever signmaker protested New York photo radar and European vigilantes last week disabled a half-dozen speed cameras.

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Speed camera cut down
European Speed Cameras Sawed, Sprayed
Spraypaint and power saws took out a handful of speed cameras last week in France, Germany and Italy.

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