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Vehicles approach the George Washington Bridge toll plaza - Fort Lee, NJ - Sep 23, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Florida Man Accused Of Trying To Avoid Tolls At GWB

Busted at the bridge. A driver has been accused of going to great lengths to avoid paying tolls.

11/03/2013

Tappan Zee Bridge toll plaza, Tarrytown, N.Y. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

State Senator Calls For Tougher Penalties For Toll Cheats

Carlucci cites a study that found $7 million in uncollected tolls over a four year period at the Tappan Zee Bridge alone.

08/21/2013

Tolls (credit: CBS 2)

Port Authority: Bridge And Tunnel Toll Cheat Racked Up $28,000 Bill

Port Authority police have arrested a truck driver, who they say has cheated the agency of $28,000 in tolls. Marcus Tifa is charged with theft of services and tampering with public records.

07/15/2013

Port Authority Police say Miguel Vivar was caught trying to cheat the toll on the GWB. (credit: Port Authority)

Port Authority Cracks Down On Toll Cheats By Suing Top Offenders

The Port Authority is also going after drivers who alter their license plates. One driver installed a toggle switch on his dash board which made the plate flip up, so cameras couldn’t catch him dodging the tolls.

03/02/2012