The Future of Traffic Tickets in New York

Self-driving cars once seemed to be a thing of the future. When you were young, you imagined these vehicles as something your children or their children would own. The future has come faster than we believed. Self-driving cars are a reality, though currently unaffordable for many.

While self-driving cars are Read More


Do HOAs Have Police Powers?

People who live in neighborhood controlled by a homeowners association are used to living under certain restrictions. HOAs often have rules regarding fence installation, exterior paint colors and even upkeep of property. Imagine, though, the surprise a resident in Arizona experienced when he received a letter from his HOA warning Read More


Uber Driver Physically Fights Officers

We’ve all been there. We get pulled over for what we believe is nonsense and we get angry. We run to feed the meter just as a parking attendant is slipping a ticket under our wiper. In most cases, people get angry but they go on with their day. That Read More


Get Ready to Pay More in Suffolk County

Last year, Suffolk County scrapped a proposal to raise the price of some traffic tickets after a public outcry. Now, the county is revisiting the idea.

According to reports, a controversial surcharge is once again being considered by the Traffic and Parking Violations Bureau. The surcharge would double current administrative Read More


Brooklyn Is Your Best Chance to Not Get a Ticket

It’s not unusual for drivers to slow down when they know speed traps or cameras are present on a certain stretch of roadway. Likewise, it is not unusual for people to drive just a bit faster when they know they can get away with it. Though not recommended, citizens are Read More


Police Chief Punished for Ticket Dismissal

Every job has its perks. People in veterinary offices may receive free or discounted care for their pets. Teachers get discounts at a variety of stores simply by showing their ID. Police officers may get treated differently at traffic stops because of their badge. But wait. Should they?

If you Read More


Most Costly Citation Ever Issued in Rhode Island

People tend to be frustrated when they are pulled over by the police. The thought of taking a few hundred dollar hit to the bank account can be stressful. Imagine if your ticket wasn’t a few hundred dollars, or even a few thousand, but $57,000. That is exactly what a Read More