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

School Zone Sign Too Wordy, Says Judge

A judge in Seattle has tossed a camera-generated ticket for a second time due to the same issue: School-zone signs in the city are too wordy.

According to reports, a man received a camera-generated speeding ticket in May 2016. The ticket said the man was driving 28 mph in the Read More

Traffic Ticket Scam Moves Beyond New York

Earlier in June, we shared a story of a phishing scam occurring in New York that advised email recipients of phony traffic charges. The email scam has made its way outside of New York and into other states including, most recently, Virginia.

Officials in the state say that the email Read More

Don’t Take to Social Media to Discuss Your Ticket

Social media is an outlet for some and a way to get news for others. Some check their social media accounts when they remember to do so, and others check their accounts multiple times daily. No matter how you use social media or what your reasons are for doing so, Read More