Inspector general blasts red light ticket program

May 14, 2013 Full story: Chicago Tribune

City Hall cannot back up claims that its controversial red-light camera program is designed to make intersections safer, according to a watchdog's report released today.

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#2 May 14, 2013
It's all a money grab.
Robert

Douglasville, GA

#3 May 15, 2013
It is all about money, those cameras are a cash cow. In those cases where there was no history of side impact crashes you actually have a decrease in safety, there was no side impact accidents to prevent in the first place but he rear end accident rate from people panic stopping went up because of the camera.
Au Contraire

Tulsa, OK

#4 May 15, 2013
Robert wrote:
It is all about money, those cameras are a cash cow. In those cases where there was no history of side impact crashes you actually have a decrease in safety, there was no side impact accidents to prevent in the first place but he rear end accident rate from people panic stopping went up because of the camera.
Everything you see now in government is about money. The problem is their hands are sometime quicker than our eyes.
Gary

Bellingham, WA

#5 May 15, 2013
What's this great country coming to when a
licensed drive can't drive through a 20 mph
school zone at 50 mph?

It's a socialist tyranny!

Dang gubmint!

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