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Maine Bans Camera Enforcement, But Photo Radar On The Rise

Maine Bans Camera Enforcement, But Photo Radar On The Rise

As of this fall, Maine will join Mississippi, Montana, West Virginia, and New Hampshire in completely banning automated enforcement cameras, such as those used for red-light running and speeding. But as some states have moved to ban cameras, other states have given more of them the green light. As... read more

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GPS satellite

Warrantless GPS Tracking by Police: Legal, or Illegal?

Among the many advances in automotive technology, GPS-based navigation systems are right up there with self-starters, auto air-conditioning, and iPod integration. Millions of... read more May 20, 2009 by  4

NYPD Nissan Altima Hybrid

NYPD's Boys In Blue Go Green

The New York Police Department has added 40 new vehicles to its fleet, but these aren't just any ol' squad cars: these are Nissan Altima Hybrids. More importantly, they... read more May 1, 2009 by  3

The talented cast of Reno 911

Police Found Guilty Of Loving The Pontiac G8

Two days ago, General Motors said that it would be killing off the Pontiac brand. Before the company had even finished its prepared statement, police squads across the... read more April 29, 2009 by  8

Pulled over by the police

Search Limitations (For Police, Not Google)

For 28 years, police in the U.S. have operated under the assumption that if they pull you over, they can search your car. Everyone who's ever watched an episode of Matlock... read more April 23, 2009 by 

Car Carrier

Nebraska Dealer, Employees Steal 81 Cars, Face Felony Charges

These are the times that try mens'...criminal records. Police arrested Nebraska auto dealer Allen Patch, and employee Rachel Fait, on Wednesday in Utah. The two, plus manager... read more March 12, 2009 by 

Car fire

Buick-Pontiac-Jeep Dealer Torches Vehicles, Dies of Heart Attack

Last week, Pennsylvania police reported that Gregory Graham was found dead on the tarmac next to four torched cars at his dealership, Colonial Motors. Police ruled the... read more March 10, 2009 by 

Carbon Motors E7

Ultimate Cop Car Manufacturing RFP Sent To GA, IN, MI, NC, & SC

We told you about the strange, cool, and rather unbelievable Carbon Motors E7 police cruiser last fall: aluminum spaceframe, 50/50 weight distribution, four-wheel independent... read more March 4, 2009 by  3


Feds Roll Out Auto Theft, Fraud Prevention Web Site

Today the U.S. Department of Justice rolled out the NMVTIS, or National Motor Vehicle Title Information System. It is designed to protect consumers from auto fraud as well as... read more January 29, 2009 by 


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