TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A state judiciary spokeswoman 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.
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Because of that, the 17,000 violations were not served and fall outside the mandated 90-day notification window, WCBS 880’s Jim Smith reported.
Republican Assemblyman Declan O’Scanlon said the judiciary has instructed courts in 17 towns to toss the violations.
“There was an infraction log, drivers were identified, but the notifications weren’t sent out,” O’Scanlon said.