Chicago Deactivates A Dozen Red-Light Cameras At 6 IntersectionsEquipment is coming down in coming weeks, the city's Department of Transportation said.
Chicago Triples 'Grace Period' For Red-Light CamerasChicago motorists caught on camera blowing through red lights will have triple the “grace period” before being slapped with $100 tickets, under a change made Monday that could reduce the number of tickets issued by nearly a third.
City To Get $20M From Firm At Center Of Red-Light Camera BriberyThe Arizona company at the center of a Chicago’s scandal-scarred red-light camera program agreed to pay Chicago taxpayers $20 million.
Redflex Helps Feds, Avoids Charges In Red Light Camera ScandalThe Department of Justice and the U.S. Attorney’s office have agreed not to seek criminal charges against Redflex Traffic Systems Inc. over a multimillion-dollar scandal involving red-light cameras in Chicago and Ohio.
Ex-Redflex CEO Gets 30 Months For Aiding Red-Light Camera BriberyChicagoans are sick of watching elected officials walk through the revolving door of the Dirksen Federal Courthouse, a judge said Thursday. But, she noted: “It takes two to tango.”
Lawsuit Seeks To Block Emanuel’s Red-Light Camera Do-OverMayor Rahm Emanuel should be stopped in his tracks from giving 1.5 million motorists a red-light camera ticket do-over because his after-the-fact fix to a problem with those tickets violates state law, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday.
Former City Official Gets 10 Years In Red Light Camera Bribery CaseA former Chicago transportation official has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after he was convicted of taking bribes to steer $100 million in red-light camera contracts to a company in Phoenix.
State Rep. Wants Vote On Bill That Would Shut Down All Red Light, Speed Cameras In IllinoisA bill that would shut down red light and speed cameras statewide has been buried in an Illinois House committee for the past six weeks, and its author would like to see a vote on it before the March 15 primary.