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Photo Radar News and Links

News Releases

New Mobile Radar Locations Deployed Citywide  (November 24, 2008)
Following a Month of Warnings, MPDC To Issue Tickets from 3 New Photo Enforcement Cameras (October 13, 2005)
MPDC Deploying Three More Photo Enforcement Cameras (September 14, 2005)
Warning Period Coming to an End; MPDC To Issue Tickets from 12 New Photo Enforcement Cameras (August 3, 2005)

For copies of any of the following news releases, please email  Kaylin Castelli.

  • MPDC To Activate Five New Stationary Photo Radar Cameras, Ten New Red Light Intersection Safety Cameras (July 1, 2005)
  • MPDC To Test New Automated Traffic Enforcement Cameras (June 2, 2005)
  • DMV Reform Amendment Act of 2004 Provisions Take Effect (April 15, 2005)
  • MPDC Adds Two Marked Cruisers to its Fleet of Photo Radar Speeding Enforcement Vehicles (April 15, 2005)
  • MPDC To Issue Speeding Tickets from Four New Photo Radar Cameras Beginning March 21 (March 18, 2005)
  • MPDC Activates Four New Stationary Photo Radar Cameras (February 18, 2005)
  • Traffic Fatalities in DC Decline 35 Percent in 2004 (February 14, 2005)
  • MPDC To Test Four New Stationary Photo Radar Cameras (January 7, 2005)
  • Photo Radar and Red Light Camera Tickets Can Now Be Reviewed and Paid Online (October 21, 2004)
  • MPDC Adds New Photo Radar Enforcement Zone (August 27, 2004)
  • Warning Period To End: MPDC Will Issue Speeding Tickets from Stationary Photo Radar Camera Beginning March 28 (March 26, 2004)
  • DC's First Stationary Photo Radar Camera Detects more than 10,000 Aggressive Speeders during First 15 Days (March 18, 2004)
  • MPDC Activates Nation's First Stationary Photo Radar Speeding Reduction Camera (February 26, 2004)
  • MPDC Announces New Photo Radar Enforcement Zones (October 1, 2003)
  • MPDC To Deploy Photo Radar Speeding Reduction Cameras During Late Night and Early Morning Hours (July 14, 2003)
  • Traffic Fatalities in DC Decline Nearly 30 Percent During 2002 (December 30, 2002)
  • Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Confirms Photo Radar Prompts Drivers To Slow Down in DC (May 2, 2002)
  • New Photo Radar Enforcement Zones Announced (October 4, 2002)
  • MPDC To Begin Issuing Photo Radar Speeding Tickets Beginning August 6 (August 3, 2001)
  • Metropolitan Police to Begin Using Photo Radar, Other Technologies in Campaign to Reduce Speeding and Prevent Crashes (July 2, 2001)
  • Metropolitan Police Announce New Blitz Targeting Speeders (June 29, 2001)

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