Watch An Old Man In A Nightgown Shoot Up A Speed Camera Truck

An unidentified senior in Sante Fe, New Mexico, apparently fed up with the city's unmanned speed camera truck, decided to take action and fired half-a-dozen rounds from a handgun into the vehicle's windshield. As it was 1:20 in the morning, the man was wearing a flowing white nightgown. » 4/23/12 12:00pm 4/23/12 12:00pm

Motorcyclist caught flying off bike at 66 mph gets ticketed

A Swiss motorcyclist traveling through the countryside hoped to avoid a license suspension by slamming on the brakes as he approached a speed camera at over 68 mph. It worked... sort of. He was only traveling 66 mph when the device captured his body scraping across the asphalt. » 10/13/11 1:30pm 10/13/11 1:30pm

Sledgehammer-wielding anti-speed camera nutjob shuts down Maryland…

If you're in the Maryland/D.C. area and curious about why traffic along the Baltimore-Washington Parkway (Maryland 295) is so backed up it might be the crazy anti-speed camera nut with a shotgun and sledgehammer roaming the woods. Police are on the scene trying to find him. » 7/06/11 2:52pm 7/06/11 2:52pm

Georgia Lawyer Orders Five Traffic Cameras To "Show Up" In Court

A Georgia lawyer's employing a novel defense strategy for her client, accused of running a red light, by subpoenaing the witnesses, five traffic cameras. They did not show up to court. » 5/27/10 10:00am 5/27/10 10:00am

Dutch Trucker Receives 45 Speeding Tickets While Parked

Martin Robben was shocked when he received 45 automated speeding tickets in the mail, "Sometimes there were only three seconds between the tickets, that's impossible." Especially since his truck was parked while the alleged offenses took place. » 9/22/09 11:45am 9/22/09 11:45am

Highway Patrol Is Getting Very Serious

We've heard of zero tolerance policies when it comes to speeders, but this Norse speed camera is ridiculous. Wait, what's that next to it? [Imgur via Reddit] » 8/14/09 1:30pm 8/14/09 1:30pm

Illinois Governor Wants Speed Cameras On Freeways, Taxation Without…

Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich is proposing a system of speed cameras lining the state's freeways, targeting speeders in order to generate revenue supporting additional Chicago-based tactical police units. This is easily the most anti-motorists' rights idea we've heard from a politician in about thirty-seven… » 8/07/08 12:15pm 8/07/08 12:15pm

Vauxhall Insignia Sports Sign-Reading Camera

GM's Vauxhall division — the one magically appearing in New England — is poised to release a forward-looking camera in the 2009 Vauxhall Insignia, which has us wondering why nobody ever thought of it before. The camera is a clever design, engineered to identify and read signs on the roadside while moving. Why would… » 6/20/08 4:40pm 6/20/08 4:40pm

New Roadside Cameras Count Occupants

Scientists at Loughborough University have invented a camera capable of counting the number of occupants in a car; making it capable of enforcing vehicle occupancy lane restrictions. Dtect peers through the windshield with an infrared beam capable of reading the unique makeup of human skin and hair, making the system… » 7/30/07 1:15pm 7/30/07 1:15pm