Speeding ticket issued to parked car, thanks to traffic camera and lazy outsourced tech and officers

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  1. mat200

    mat200 IPCT Contributor

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    Wow, just can't make this stuff up...

     
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    aristobrat IPCT Contributor

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    Man, if a systemic mistake like that kept happening where I work, people would be fired...
     
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    looney2ns IPCT Contributor

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    Well it is New Orleans, where the corruption runs deep.
    I'd be camping in the mayors & police chiefs office frequently.
     
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    tangent IPCT Contributor

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    how hard can it be to simply whitelist a single plate at that location or define a region of the image where the software looks for plates?
     
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    It's sad, but sometimes a lawsuit is the only way to get a local government entity to do the right thing or do their fiduciary duty. I wouldn't be surprised if some ambulance chaser contacts the guy in the video after this was on the news. Open records requests can also rattle some cages.
     
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    This should be in LPR forum as an example how NOT to do LPR. :D
     
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    Friend of mine sued Evansville city for something stupid the city did that involved him. Due to the cities legal stall tactics, It only took seven years to come to a conclusion.
     
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