UNBELIEVABLE! New cameras to watch cameras that watch youSubmitted by emalvini on Thu, 09/13/2012 - 14:03
UNBELIEVABLE!!! New cameras to watch cameras that watch you
Thursday - 9/13/2012, 1:14pm ET
Ari Ashe, wtop.com
PALMER PARK, Md. - Many people find speed cameras frustrating, and some in the region are taking their rage out on the cameras themselves.
But now there's a new solution: cameras to watch the cameras.
One is already in place, and Prince George's County Police Maj. Robert V. Liberati hopes to have up to a dozen more before the end of the year.
"It's not worth going to jail over a $40 ticket or an arson or destruction of property charge," says Liberati.
Liberati is the Commander of the Automated Enforcement Section, which covers speed and red-light cameras.
Since April, six people have damaged speed camera