Second lawsuit filed against red light cameras
Second lawsuit filed against red light cameras

The suit petitions the city to refund the $100 citation in addition to declaring the red light program is in violation of the state constitution.

City of Kent collects record $1.2 million from school traffic cameras
City of Kent collects record $1.2 million from school traffic cameras

The city of Kent, WA collected a record $1.2 million in 2017 from drivers caught speeding by cameras in four school zones.

Baltimore deploys cameras to crack down on trucks traveling on local roads
Baltimore deploys cameras to crack down on trucks traveling on local roads

In the last six weeks, the city has rolled out a new camera-based ticketing system that will result in fines of up to $250 if a commercial vehicle is on an established truck route.

Boston police resume using license plate readers after accidental release of data
Boston police resume using license plate readers after accidental release of data

The Boston Police Department has resumed using license plate readers, which can scan thousands of passing vehicles per minute, after it accidentally released a database of scanned vehicles in 2013 and then stopped the practice, according to documents obtained through a public records request.

Pay per mile or gas tax? I-95 corridor tests tracking drivers
Pay per mile or gas tax? I-95 corridor tests tracking drivers

States up and down the East Coast are taking their first look at charging drivers per mile.

Federal Stats Show Alcohol, Seatbelt Use More Relevant Than Speed
Federal Stats Show Alcohol, Seatbelt Use More Relevant Than Speed

Federal traffic fatality data released last week confirm that drinking, shifting demographics and seat belt use are the factors with the greatest impact on road safety.

Red-light camera critic's case makes national list of free speech violations
Red-light camera critic's case makes national list of free speech violations

A state board's apparent retaliation against an Oregon man who investigated why his wife got a red-light traffic ticket made a national list highlighting outrageous breaches of free speech rights.

Stoplight cameras are the law of the land, and readers are seeing red
Stoplight cameras are the law of the land, and readers are seeing red

When word came down from the Florida Supreme Court that the state's red-light-camera law is perfectly legal, ending years of conflicting state appeals court rulings and a whole lot of confusion, it didn't end criticism of the law.

Miami judge says he'd have dismissed ticket from hospital red light camera
Miami judge says he'd have dismissed ticket from hospital red light camera

A Miami circuit judge said he would've dismissed the fine for a driver who was ticketed by a red light camera while trying to get to a hospital emergency room.

Traffic camera ban sought by some Ohio lawmakers
Traffic camera ban sought by some Ohio lawmakers

Some state lawmakers want to ban the controversial red-light and speed cameras that ticket thousands of motorists a month in Cleveland and more than a dozen other towns in Ohio.