Citations Spike After COVID-19 Quarantine Lifts

May 04, 2020

We’ve all wondered…
When we’re waiting in our driver’s seats and glancing in the side mirror at the officer strolling up with notepad in hand, we’ve all had these thoughts: “Does this officer have a quota to meet? Are they just trying to get more money out of me?”

The answer to these questions is a dry “yes.” Of course law enforcement will enforce the law, but there is also a financial component to it. That money goes somewhere, and somewhere is into local government. So what happens when local governments find themselves short on money? Suddenly, going 5 mph over the speed limit in a construction zone gets a lot more risky.

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Posted by: Pat Monks