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Stephen Ruth is accused of turning red light cameras toward the sky in Ronkonkoma. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: Man Turned Red Light Cameras Skyward In Ronkonkoma

A man was arrested Tuesday after police alleged he turned Long Island several red light cameras up to the sky so they would not catch violators.

08/25/2015

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White Plains On Verge Of Adding Red Light Cameras

The state Legislature approved Mayor Tom Roach’s request for cameras at 12 dangerous intersections.

06/23/2015

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AAA Questions Effectiveness Of Yonkers Red Light Cameras

AAA looked at limited data from 2013. While it found that T-bone accidents were down 15 percent, it also discovered that rear-end crashes jumped 83 percent and accidents with injuries rose 29 percent.

03/26/2015

Domenic Maffetone says he has received 20 red light violation tickets for a car that was not his on Long Island. (Credit: CBS2)

Long Island Man Gets Repeated Red Light Tickets For Car That’s Not His

A Long Island driver has been barraged with red-light camera violations, even though his car was not involved and he has proof.

03/04/2015

A red light camera in New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

N.J. Motorists Await End Of Red Light Camera Experiment

Tuesday is the last day a flash from a red light camera will lead to a ticket in New Jersey. The state’s pilot program ends at midnight Wednesday morning

12/16/2014

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Red-Light Camera Pilot Program Set To End In New Jersey

The lights were set to go out this week for the red-light camera program in New Jersey, although some lawmakers want them to stay on.

12/15/2014

A red light camera sits at the intersection of Maple and Morris avenues in Springfield, N.J. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

N.J. Drivers Claim Red Light Cameras Do More Harm Than Good

Drivers say the red light cameras at Bergen and Edsall boulevards in Palisades Park, New Jersey, do more harm than good.

11/29/2014

A red light camera sits at the intersection of Maple and Morris avenues in Springfield, N.J. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Red Light Camera Foe, Fan To Square Off In New Jersey

The most ardent critic of New Jersey’s red light camera program is scheduled to meet with one of the program’s biggest supporters.

11/24/2014

Red-light cameras such as this one are popping up all over Long Island, but without much warning. (Photo: CBS 2)

Suffolk County Legislator On Red Light Cameras: ‘Taxation By Citation’

When it comes to red light cameras on Long Island, Suffolk County Legislator Robert Trotta has a saying: “It’s clearly taxation by citation.”

11/22/2014

A red light camera sits at the intersection of Maple and Morris avenues in Springfield, N.J. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

NJ Red Light Camera Pilot Program Comes Up On Expiration Date

There are 73 red light cameras in New Jersey and come next month, none of them will be used.

11/14/2014

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$6.5M Plan Proposes To Install Warning Lights Outside Nassau County Schools

First there was an uproar over speeding tickets in Nassau County school zones. But now there is a proposal to install warning lights.

09/19/2014

Red light camera (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Towns Asked To Void 17,000 Red Light Tickets After Computer Issues

A state judiciary spokesman says one of the operators of red light cameras in New Jersey, American Traffic Solutions, was having computer issues between May 28 and June 30.

08/21/2014

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Proposed Legislation Would Protect NJ Drivers From Out-Of-State Speed, Red Light Cameras

New Jersey drivers may no longer have to worry about out-of-state speed and red light cameras.

07/15/2014

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Red Light Cameras Coming To New Rochelle, Mount Vernon

Officials said the goal is to save lives and make drivers more vigilant, but critics claim this is more about making money from the $50 fines.

07/14/2014

Red light camera (credit: CBS 2)

AAA: NYS Red-Light Camera Programs Have Dropped The Ball In Reporting Effectiveness

A study by AAA found serious flaws in the red-light camera programs in New York City and several other municipalities in the state.

05/19/2014

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