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Suffolk County Looks To Implement Late Fees For Unpaid Parking Tickets

About 67 percent of people who receive a parking ticket in Suffolk County never pay the ticket because there is currently no penalty for late payment. But the county executive has proposed a measure that would put late fees in effect.

03/14/2014

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New York Drivers Ticked Off About Flimsy Muni-Meter Receipts

It may have happened to you. After you pay for parking you put the receipt on your dashboard but it doesn’t always stay.

01/14/2014

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Parking Ticket Dispute In Englewood Lands Man Under Arrest

A man angry about a parking ticket he received at a northern New Jersey housing complex allegedly threatened to harm two workers there and damaged a complex building.

04/03/2013

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L.I. Man Charged With Threatening Town Employee Over Parking Ticket

A man was hit with serious charges after yelling threats at a Huntington town employee over a parking ticket.

02/03/2013

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NYC Hits Woman With $115 Ticket For Parking In Bike Lane That Doesn’t Exist: Mayor: ‘What Do You Want Me To Do?’

Even “Ripley’s Believe It Or Not” would be taken aback by this story. A woman received a ticket for parking in a bike lane that doesn’t exist – and New York City is saying “too bad, pay the fine.”

07/05/2012

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Day Of Family Fun Ends In Mild Frustration, Darth Vader Given Parking Ticket In Brooklyn

Even with his loyal Storm Troopers in tow, Darth Vader could not manage to get out of a New York City parking ticket.

05/19/2012

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Nassau County Begins Boot And Tow Program

Nassau County will begin booting or towing away vehicles on Monday to collect unpaid fines from scofflaws with three or more outstanding parking and red light camera tickets.

03/26/2012

A proposed task force could help cut down on the number of parking tickets given out in the Big Apple (credit: CBS 2)

Exclusive: More Than 100 Cops Involved In NYPD Ticket-Fixing Probe

Some 17 cops are expected to be indicted on charges said to include bribery, larceny, perjury and obstruction. Some 100 others will face non-criminal Police Department punishment.

09/27/2011

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Gov. Dan Malloy’s Car Gets Parking Ticket In New Haven

No one is above the law in Connecticut, not even the governor.

07/29/2011

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Bloomberg Administration Rejects Most Of City Council’s Attempt To Make Parking Regulations Fair

When it comes to parking tickets, make them fair, and make them less aggravating. That’s what the City Council is asking the Bloomberg administration to do with the thousands of tickets issued each day.

06/22/2011

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Nassau County Targets Motorists Who Skip On Parking Tickets

The crackdown focuses on motorists of unpaid parking tickets and red light violations. It goes into effect in July. Until then, Nassau is offering motorists a chance to negotiate a reduced settlement.

05/05/2011

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Online System To Make Fighting NYC Parking Tickets Easier

Not only is getting a ticket expensive, but it’s a hassle if you are trying to dispute it. Now, a new system may make it easier to prove your case.

03/21/2011

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As Parking Rules Return, NYers Forced To Dig Out Cars

If you haven’t dug out your car from the ice and snow of the recent snowstorms, you’d better dig out fast. Parking rules will go back into effect on Monday.

02/07/2011

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Man Acquitted Of Resisting Arrest In Parking Ticket Spat

Authorities had said Clarence Jones drove away as police wrote him a parking ticket and then flailed his arms as officers tried to arrest him.

01/15/2011

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Man Gets Parking Ticket At Shut Down Bus Stop

The location where Herman and his wife were ticketed, at that time, had a sign posted that said “this is no longer a bus stop.” Now a “no standing anytime” sign is there.

09/22/2010