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A Speed Trap Made the City Millions in a Couple of Months, but Drivers Finally Score a Win
A Speed Trap Made the City Millions in a Couple of Months, but Drivers Finally Score a Win

27 Nov 2022, 12:35 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / A speed camera that makes sure anyone who goes above the speed limit is fined could bring a lot of money. That is until drivers get angry

 
Thieves Steal Hundreds of Swedish Speed Cameras and No One Knows What's Happening
Thieves Steal Hundreds of Swedish Speed Cameras and No One Knows What's Happening

31 Oct 2022, 10:37 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Hundreds of speed cameras on Swedish country roads are mysteriously disappearing, prompting questions about the reasons behind the mass theft

 
How Much Does a Speeding Ticket Cost Throughout the World
How Much Does a Speeding Ticket Cost Throughout the World

25 Dec 2021, 16:16 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Speeding is considered a serious offense and it often incurs heavy fines and a license suspension. Here is how much a speeding ticket costs in every country

 
Police to Use Public Shaming, Not Fines, on New Smart Highway
Police to Use Public Shaming, Not Fines, on New Smart Highway

10 Sep 2020, 11:12 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Australian police say they won’t issue any tickets for drivers to who break the speed limit on the new smart freeway in Perth, but instead use public shaming

 
Ford Focus Speeds Past 700 kph (435 MPH) in Italy According to Police
Ford Focus Speeds Past 700 kph (435 MPH) in Italy According to Police

8 Jul 2020, 15:17 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / It’s almost every day that speed cameras malfunction in one way or another around the world, but this one in Italy sure takes the cake for the month of July

 
Speed Camera Apps, Including Waze, Now Banned for Good in Germany
Speed Camera Apps, Including Waze, Now Banned for Good in Germany

21 Feb 2020, 14:02 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Germany has updated its traffic laws with an amendment that makes it clearer speed camera apps, including Waze and others, are not allowed

 
Michigan Raises Speed Limit On Certain Roads, Can Go As High As 75 MPH
Michigan Raises Speed Limit On Certain Roads, Can Go As High As 75 MPH

27 Apr 2017, 16:39 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Recent changes in Michigan legislation have raised the speed limit on certain sections of road to 75 MPH. Other segments allow drivers to go up to 65 MPH

 
The UK Launches Income-Based Speeding Fines Policy, Billionaires Need Not Worry
The UK Launches Income-Based Speeding Fines Policy, Billionaires Need Not Worry

24 Apr 2017, 14:49 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / The United Kingdom has begun applying a new policy for speeding fines, which will take the income of the driver into account. Fines reach 175% of a week's pay

 
Number of Speeding Tickets Rose In South Dakota After Speed Limit Was Increased
Number of Speeding Tickets Rose In South Dakota After Speed Limit Was Increased

28 Mar 2017, 20:02 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A report based on the results of South Dakota's highway patrol has shown that the number of speeding tickets has increased since the speed limit was raised

 
One Speed Camera In London Collected 1.5 Million Pounds In Fines In Six Months
One Speed Camera In London Collected 1.5 Million Pounds In Fines In Six Months

5 Jan 2017, 13:42 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A single speed camera has managed to collect an incredible 1.5 million GBP in fines in just six months of activity. It was placed on a busy London road

 
Pensioner Receives Speeding Ticket For Mobility Scooter, Shows System's Faults
Pensioner Receives Speeding Ticket For Mobility Scooter, Shows System's Faults

24 Nov 2016, 11:02 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / When you hear that a pensioner got a fine for speeding on a mobility scooter, you realize that the system that involves speeding fines has a fault

 
Speeding Fines In the U.S. - The Worst Places To Go Over The Limit in America
Speeding Fines In the U.S. - The Worst Places To Go Over The Limit in America

3 Nov 2016, 17:30 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Europe is not the only place where speeding is treated differently between states. Speeding laws vary from state to state when the USA is concerned

 
High-Tech Speed Camera is Mobile, Autonomous, Bulletproof and Scary as Hell
High-Tech Speed Camera is Mobile, Autonomous, Bulletproof and Scary as Hell

9 Aug 2016, 18:20 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Leave it to Germany to invent a spine-tingling contraption that in theory should deter speeders. Yes, it comes from the same country that gave us the Autobahn

 
Startup Unveils Wireless Speed Camera Warning Device, It's Legal Anywhere
Startup Unveils Wireless Speed Camera Warning Device, It's Legal Anywhere

9 May 2016, 15:45 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A start-up has launched a KickStarter campaign and raised over 330,000 CAD for a device called TrapTap. It warns you of speed cameras, and you can tap it

 
Speed Ticket Dodger Finally Caught After Giving a Traffic Camera the Fingers
Speed Ticket Dodger Finally Caught After Giving a Traffic Camera the Fingers

8 May 2016, 15:40 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / A British man could have remained the king of unpaid speeding fines, but he went one offense too far and is now serving 18 months in prison

 
Remi Gaillard Makes Sure Speeding Cars Look like Lingerie Models
Remi Gaillard Makes Sure Speeding Cars Look like Lingerie Models

20 Nov 2015, 09:36 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / The French prankster is up to no good again, this time turning speeding cameras into his own DSLR just to piss off some traffic officers

 
British Speed Camera Amassed £189,140 in Fines
British Speed Camera Amassed £189,140 in Fines

7 Jul 2014, 17:39 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Data acquired by insurance company LV= Liverpool Victoria shows that a certain fixed camera in the Greater Manchester area of the M60 made a whopping £189,140 last year alone from speeding off...

 
The World’s Fastest Speed Camera
The World’s Fastest Speed Camera

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Dragos Rusu / Just how fast do you have to travel to cheat one of the biggest foes motorists have on the street? Yes, we’re talking about the speed camera and the answer to that question is a lot more diffi...

 
Citizens Against Speed Cameras Unite!
Citizens Against Speed Cameras Unite!

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Dragos Rusu / No driver likes speed cameras, radars, toll booths and generally any government-imposed measure that's meant to make us go slower on the road. Some measures are OK and are meant to keep us safe...

 
No More Speed Cameras!
No More Speed Cameras!

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Dragos Rusu / This is the first victory in the war against speed cameras that goes on all over the world. So let's spread the word about this great achievement and join our hands in prayer hoping that it wil...