Collier County Red-Light Camera Tickets Issued Due To Short Yellow Light

There has been a lot of debate about the motives of counties and cities all across the state of Florida in reference to the surge in red-light cameras. Proponents are arguing that red-light runners are a huge safety hazard while the other side claims the traffic tickets issued by the cameras are nothing more than […]

Largo Police Are On The Search For A Hit And Run Driver Who Critically Injured A Pedestrian

Police are asking for your help in locating the driver of a newer model silver car that was involved in a hit and run that left a pedestrian in the hospital in critical condition. The accident happened Saturday night around 10:00 p.m. Witnesses say the car hit a pedestrian, stopped and then took off running […]

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The company running the red light cameras in Lakeland is coming under fire for misleading residents who have received traffic citations. According to a story on the Sarasota Herald Tribune website American Traffic Solutions (ATS) is telling people caught running a red light that if they don

Traffic Tickets Trending Downward For Third Straight Year In Highlands County

For the third straight year there were fewer traffic tickets issued in Highlands County than the previous year. In 2009, there were just over 14,000 traffic cases filed in Highlands County. That is down nearly 1,800 from 2008 and down more than 6,000 from 2007. The last time there was an increase in traffic citations […]

Gator Football Players Rack Up 251 Traffic Citations In Alachua County According To Orlando Sentinel

The reigning National Champion Florida Gators have had a few public embarrassments lately, the latest being the DUI arrest of star linebacker Carlos Dunlap. Now there is more bad news coming out of Gainesville. According to a story in the Orlando Sentinel Gator football players have received 251 traffic citations in Alachua County. The traffic […]

Florida State University Grad Goes To Pay Traffic Tickets And Now Faces Deportation

A 23-year-old graduate of Florida State University went to court to ;pay traffic tickets for driving with an expired license and running a red light. Unfortunately for Andrea Huerfano, she ended up in the Broward Transitional Center in Pompano Beach where she is facing deportation to Colombia. The Coral Springs resident now has just six […]

New Port Richey State Senator Not A Fan Of Florida

Many Florida residents were able to put two and two together when red light cameras began to pop up all over the state at the same time budgets started to get cut. While most city and state officials still claim the cameras are being installed for safety reasons rather than as a traffic ticket, revenue […]

More Problems For Red Light Cameras In Florida

There has been plenty of news surrounding the red light cameras that are issuing tickets in towns all over Florida. Most of it has been about how the system is ticketing the wrong people and how one Florida lawyer is challenging the legality of these cameras. Now comes more controversy. The Lakeland Ledger is reporting […]