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Eiffel Tower in Paris, France (photo by Rijin, via Wikimedia Commons)

French police using drones to catch drivers breaking the law

The French police stepped up its traffic enforcement efforts this past summer when Bordeaux traffic cops employed drones to track drivers. Since the summer, the drones have helped Bordeaux police issue "hundreds" of fines for various traffic violations. Marketplace reported on Monday that the... read more

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2015 Audi R8 V10

Audi R8 Speeder Fined $17k, Including Court Expenses To Call His Bluff

Getting pulled over for speeding is a near inevitably for every driver. Whether it's the guilt of getting caught or the pain of paying a ticket, it never feels good. Some... read more May 15, 2015 by


 
Need For Speed Rivals Koenigsegg One:1 screencap

Koenigsegg One:1 Gets Sideways In Need For Speed Rivals Trailer: Video

Very few people will have the privilege of owning a Koenigsegg One:1, but many people will be able to drive it. The Swedish supercar builder's latest creation is just one... read more March 11, 2014 by


 
Police officer's drag racing video goes viral (Youtube)

Cop Resigns After Green Light Drag Race Video Goes Viral

A police officer in Montgomery, Alabama has resigned after a video of him racing a local motorcycle rider went viral. The unidentified officer was captured on camera by the... read more November 14, 2013 by


 
Simulation of Tesla Model S as a police cruiser

Is The Tesla Model S Electric Car The Perfect Police Cruiser?

The city manager of tony Atherton, California, thinks he'd like some new police cruisers. In fact, George Rodericks suggested to the San Jose Mercury News, "I'd love to see... read more November 6, 2013 by


 
2012 Dodge Charger Pursuit police car

Cop Says He's Written 800 Texting And Driving Tickets This Year

An Atlanta-area police officer has written nearly 800 tickets this year for texting and driving, WSB-TV Atlanta reports. Gwinnett County Police Officer Jessie Myers told... read more September 24, 2013 by


 
Ferrari F430 driven by a nine-year-old in India

Man Charged For Letting Nine-Year-Old Drive Ferrari: Video

An Indian man is facing charges for allowing his nine-year-old son to drive his Ferrari F430 on public roads. News of the stunt first broke a few weeks ago when video, filmed... read more April 29, 2013 by


 
GPS tracking device

Appeals Court To Decide On GPS Tracking Without A Warrant

In January 2012, the United States Supreme Court ruled that attaching a GPS tracking device to a subject’s car without a written warrant was the equivalent of an... read more March 19, 2013 by


 
Traffic

Drivers Rejoice: Maryland Woman Ticketed For Obstructing Left Lane

For those of us who spend a fair amount of time driving the interstate highways, few things are more frustrating than the self-righteous or completely unaware drivers that... read more March 12, 2013 by


 
2011 BMW X6

BMW Addresses Key Cloning Issue On Select Models

In July, we brought you news that car thieves (in Great Britain, anyway) had gone high-tech, stealing new cars via the use of NFC key reprogramming devices. Instead of... read more September 17, 2012 by


 
2014 Audi RS 5 Cabriolet

RS 5 Cabrio, Future Police Cars, McLaren Teaser: Today’s Car News

Audi has taken the wraps off the convertible version of its RS 5 brute. Peak output remains at 450 horsepower, though with a reinforced body adding extra weight, the 0-60 mph... read more September 6, 2012 by


 
2009 Mercedes-Benz CL Class

NYPD Accused Of Running Red Light While Joy Riding In Impounded Mercedes CL

The NYPD have been accused of taking an impounded car for a joy ride through several New York boroughs, during which time a red light was run and the ticket sent to the... read more September 6, 2012 by


 
2012 Ferrari FF

Ferrari-Driving Red Bull Heir Arrested Over Fatal Hit-And-Run

The grandson of the creator of the Red Bull energy drink has been arrested following the death of a police officer in Bangkok, Thailand. Red Bull heir Vorayud Yoovidhaya is... read more September 4, 2012 by


 
Bugatti Veyron driver pulled over by bicycle cop.

Bugatti Veyron Pulled Over By Bike Cop: Video

Those of us who have spent more than our fair share of time above the posted speed limits are fond of a sobering, self-limiting saying: You can't outrun radios. Perhaps... read more August 7, 2012 by


 
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Lamborghini Driver Arrested After Posting Video Of Speeding Stunt Online

The owner of a bright orange Lamborghini Gallardo in Japan has been arrested after posting a video online of a stunt where his car is seen driving in the western part of the... read more July 11, 2012 by


 
NJ-ACLU's 'Police Tape' app

NJ ACLU Releases 'Police Tape' App To Document Encounters: Video

If you own an Android phone, the New Jersey chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union has just released an app called “Police Tape” that allows users to... read more July 6, 2012 by


 
 

 
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