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Tuscaloosa-Traffic Citations
11:42 am
Sun December 8, 2013

Ala. City Uses 1 Camera To Issue 784 Traffic Fines

The City of Tuscaloosa has used a traffic monitoring camera to issue more than 780 citations in the past three months.
Credit ci.tuscaloosa.al.us / City of Tuscaloosa

  The City of Tuscaloosa has used a traffic monitoring camera to issue more than 780 citations in the past three months.

The Tuscaloosa News reports 784 citations were issued between Sept. 1 and Nov. 30 to drivers who ran a red light at the intersection of 15th Street and Sixth Avenue.

Drivers are fined $110. City Hall keeps $70 of each fine and $30 is given to Gatso USA Inc., the company hired to install and monitor the camera. The remaining $10 is given to the Alabama Criminal Justice Information Center.

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