There’s not a word in this story about decreasing accidents with cameras, only about raising revenue. Perhaps this honesty is a step forward of sorts.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California drivers who race through intersections might soon be caught on camera, a move designed to bolster the state budget with speeding fines.
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger wants to retrofit 500 city and county traffic lights already equipped with cameras to capture drivers who run red lights with a system to snap the license plates of speeders, too.
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