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Millions of Americans have had the same disorienting experience. They get a letter in the mail. It has a photo of their car, running a red light. They don’t remember it happening and the city that issued the ticket is not the city in which the incident occurred. And yet, it says they have to pay.

Red light cameras are sold as safety devices but increasingly, the public sees them as money-making scams that can actually make roads less safe.

Red Light Camera Programs Coming to a Screeching Halt

Millions of Americans have had the same disorienting experience. They get a letter in the mail. It has a photo of their car, running a red light. They don’t remember it happening and the city that issued the ticket is not the city in which the incident occurred. And yet, it says they have to pay.

Red light cameras are sold as safety devices but increasingly, the public sees them as money-making scams that can actually make roads less safe.

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