Drivers on D.C. roads racked up $324 million in tickets last year — slightly more than the previous year. Maryland drivers ended the year with the most money unpaid to the city, and are on pace to do the same this year.
Redflex Traffic Systems was tied to a scandal that involved bribing elected officials for red-light camera contracts in the cities of Chicago and Columbus. They had contracts in the D.C. area as well, but no wrongdoing surrounding those dealings has been found.
Some drivers in the D.C. area are pulling in dozens of citations and not paying a penny toward them. Many of them ignore the tickets, a AAA spokesman said, because either the car or the tags are stolen.
WASHINGTON — A new red light camera has been installed in Fairfax. In a news release Tuesday, the City of Fairfax Police Department announced the camera had been installed and is monitoring eastbound traffic on…
WASHINGTON — Major problems with D.C.’s speed camera program were exposed by financial projections, and now the police department is moving to hire an independent auditor to solve the camera problems. At a D.C. Council…
ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Red-light cameras catch people driving through stoplights at high speeds, who can cause deadly crashes. They also catch people making right turns on red without coming to a complete stop, often rolling at…
WASHINGTON — Drivers will get another chance to challenge red light camera tickets if a bill passed by the Virginia House of Delegates on Feb. 3 becomes law. The bill sets a lower threshold for…
For the third time in less than two years, the City of
Laurel is taking another measure to prevent drivers from getting speed or red-
light camera tickets.
Drivers in Alexandria may want to watch their speed, as police have added two new red light cameras.
A Maryland man who received a $75 red-light camera ticket in Rockville says the city targets drivers to raise revenue, not for safety.
As the city of Laurel is getting closer to activating a new red-light camera on Van Dusen Road near Route 198, police are also looking at new traffic signs that will warn drivers about a specific type of turn.
A Florida city\’s red light cameras are targeting emergency room patients, according to a local TV station investigation.
Drivers in Montgomery County often write into WTOP Ticketbuster to ask us about flashes coming from red light cameras when the light is green or yellow, worried they are getting tickets for no reason. But police remind drivers those flashes are just warnings.
A new breed of enforcement camera is coming online in D.C. this weekend. More than 130 new cameras will target more than speeding but cross walks, intersection blockers and even commercial vehicle violations.
You\’re running late and you hit another traffic light. Be warned:
This is national Stop on Red
Week. Police are on the lookout for red-light runners all week.
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