Do You Know About Red Light Camera Communities?

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    May 17 2021

    Do You Know About Red Light Camera Communities?

    Running a red light is dangerous and deadly. In 2019, 846 people were killed in crashes that involved red-light running. In an effort to combat that danger, at least 341 communities across the nation operate red-light camera programs. Where are these red light camera communities? Read on to find out. Below we will go over red-light cameras laws and red light camera communities.

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    How Red Light Cameras Work

    Red light cameras are a form of automated enforcement. An automated enforcement system uses an electronic camera to enforce traffic laws by doing the following:

    • Assisting with detection of infractions
    • Providing photo/video documentation of the vehicle or driver violating the traffic law

    A red light camera assists with the detection of drivers who run red lights. The red light camera is connected to the traffic signal and to sensors that monitor traffic flow just before the crosswalk or stop line. The cameras automatically capture any vehicle that does not stop during the red phase of the traffic signal. Every picture and/or video is reviewed prior to a ticket being issued. If a violation occurs, then a ticket is issued. The penalty depends on the jurisdiction.

    Red Light Cameras in Nevada

    Nevada does not currently have red light camera communities. Nevada law currently prohibits the use of red-light cameras. Unless the camera is handheld by an officer or mounted in a vehicle or facility of a law enforcement agency.

    Nevada Revised Statute 484A.600 states the following:

    • A governmental entity and any agent thereof shall not use photographic, video, or digital equipment for gathering evidence to be used for the issuance of a traffic citation for a violation of chapters 484A to 484E, inclusive, of NRS unless the equipment is held in the hand or installed temporarily or permanently within a vehicle or facility of a law enforcement agency.

    In 2019 a bill was introduced to allow the use of cameras to help catch vehicles that run red lights. While the bill was introduced, no action was taken on the proposed legislation.

    Running a red light is dangerous and can be deadly. If you are injured by a driver running a red light, contact an experienced personal injury lawyer. The experienced team at Anthem Injury Lawyers can help you protect your rights and get you the personal injury settlement that you deserve. Well-meaning people may tell you that you don’t need a car accident lawyer. Our experience as top Las Vegas car accident lawyers has proven otherwise. We know you need aggressive and experienced lawyers fighting to ensure you obtain the compensation you are entitled to as an accident victim. Our accident lawyers offer the best combination of knowledge and expertise available – it’s exactly what you need to win your Las Vegas car accident case. Don’t delay. Get in touch with our Las Vegas lawyers today and have us get you significant compensation as an accident victim. Contact Anthem Injury Lawyers today at (702) 857-6000 to schedule an appointment for a free consultation.

    Red Light Camera Communities

    According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 341 communities have red light camera programs. The red light camera communities identified by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety are listed below.

    Alabama

    • Center Point
    • Midfield
    • Montgomery
    • Phenix City
    • Selma
    • Tuscaloosa

    Arizona

    • Ahwatukee Foothills
    • Chandler
    • Marysville
    • Mesa
    • Paradise Valley
    • Phoenix
    • Scottsdale
    • Show Low
    • Surprise
    • Tempe

    California

    • Bakersfield
    • Beverly Hills
    • Capitola
    • Citrus Heights
    • Commerce
    • Covina
    • Culver City
    • Daly City
    • Del Mar
    • Elk Grove
    • Fremont
    • Garden Grove
    • Hawthorne
    • Los Alamitos
    • Los Angeles County
    • Lynwood
    • Millbrae
    • Montebello
    • MRCA park roads
    • Napa
    • Newark
    • Oxnard
    • Rancho Cordova
    • Redding
    • Sacramento City
    • Sacramento County
    • Salinas
    • San Francisco
    • San Leandro
    • Santa Monica Mountain Park stop signs
    • Solana Beach
    • Ventura
    • West Hollywood

    Colorado

    • Boulder
    • Cherry Hills Village
    • Colorado Springs
    • Commerce City
    • Denver
    • Fort Collins
    • Greenwood Village
    • Lone Tree
    • Northglenn
    • Pueblo
    • Sheridan

    Delaware

    • Bear
    • Bridgeville
    • City of Dover
    • City of Elsmere
    • City of Seaford
    • Millsboro
    • New Castle County
    • Newark
    • Rehoboth Beach
    • Sussex County
    • Wilmington

    District of Columbia

    Florida

    • Aventura
    • Bal Harbour
    • Belle Isle
    • Bradenton
    • Campbellton
    • Casselberry
    • Clearwater
    • Clewiston
    • Cocoa Beach
    • Coral Gables
    • Cutler Bay
    • Davie
    • Doral
    • Dunnellon
    • Edgewood
    • El Portal
    • Florida City
    • Fort Lauderdale
    • Gainesville
    • Green Cove Springs
    • Groveland
    • Gulf Breeze
    • Haines City
    • Hillsborough County
    • Holly Hill
    • Hollywood
    • Homestead
    • Juno Beach
    • Key Biscayne
    • Kissimmee
    • Lakeland
    • Maitland
    • Manatee County
    • Medley
    • Miami
    • Miami Beach
    • Miami Gardens
    • Miami Springs
    • Midway
    • Milton
    • New Port Richey
    • Oakville
    • Ocoee
    • Opa Locka
    • Orange County
    • Orange Park
    • Orlando
    • Osceola County
    • Palatka
    • Palm Beach County
    • Palm Coast
    • Palm Springs
    • Pembroke Pines
    • Pinecrest
    • Port Richey
    • Sarasota
    • Sunrise
    • Surfside
    • Tampa
    • West Boca
    • West Miami
    • West Palm Beach
    • West Park
    • Winter Park

    Georgia

    • Alpharetta
    • Athens-Clarke County
    • Atlanta
    • Clayton County
    • Duluth
    • Fulton County
    • Griffin
    • Gwinnett County
    • Marietta
    • Morrow
    • Riverdale
    • Savannah
    • Thomasville
    • Tifton

    Illinois

    • Addison
    • Alsip
    • Aurora
    • Bedford Park
    • Bellwood
    • Bensenville
    • Berwyn
    • Blue Island
    • Burbank
    • Calumet City
    • Calumet Park
    • Carol Stream
    • Chicago
    • Country Club Hills
    • Des Plaines
    • East Dundee
    • Elk Grove Village
    • Forest Park
    • Fox Lake
    • Fox River Grove
    • Franklin Park
    • Granite City
    • Gurnee
    • Highland Park
    • Hillside
    • Hoffman Estates
    • Hometown
    • Homewood
    • Justice
    • Kildeer
    • Lake Zurich
    • Libertyville
    • Lincolnwood
    • Lisle
    • Lynwood
    • Markham
    • Maywood
    • Melrose Park
    • Morton Grove
    • North Chicago
    • North Riverside
    • Oak Forest
    • Oak Lawn
    • Olympia Fields
    • Orland Park
    • Palatine
    • Palos Heights
    • Palos Hills
    • River Forest
    • Rolling Meadows
    • Roselle
    • Rosemont
    • Schiller Park
    • Skokie
    • South Chicago Heights
    • South Holland
    • Streamwood
    • Tinley Park
    • Villa Park
    • Wauconda
    • Waukegan
    • West Chicago
    • Westchester
    • Western Springs
    • Wheeling
    • Wilowbrook
    • Winfield
    • Worth

    Iowa

    • Cedar Rapids
    • Council Bluffs
    • Davenport
    • Des Moines
    • Muscatine
    • Sioux City
    • Waterloo

    Louisiana

    • Baton Rouge
    • New Orleans

    Maryland

    • Annapolis
    • Anne Arundel
    • Baltimore
    • Baltimore County
    • Bel Air
    • Bowie
    • Charles County
    • Cheverly
    • College Park
    • Colmar Manor
    • Cottage City
    • Forest Heights
    • Frederick
    • Gaithersburg
    • Greenbelt
    • Hagerstown
    • Howard County
    • Hyattsville
    • Landover Hills
    • Laurel
    • Montgomery County
    • Morningside
    • Pasadena
    • Prince George’s County
    • Riverdale Park
    • Rockville
    • Takoma Park
    • University Park
    • Westminster

    Missouri

    • Hannibal

    New York

    • Albany
    • Mount Vernon
    • Nassau County
    • New Rochelle
    • New York City
    • Port Jefferson Station
    • Suffolk County
    • Utica
    • White Plains
    • Yonkers

    North Carolina

    • Fayetteville
    • Greenville
    • Raleigh
    • Wilmington

    Ohio

    • Dayton
    • East Cleveland
    • Toledo
    • Trotwood

    Oregon

    • Albany
    • Beaverton
    • Fairview
    • Medford
    • Newberg
    • Portland
    • Roseburg
    • Salem
    • Sherwood
    • Tigard
    • Tualatin

    Pennsylvania

    • Abington
    • Philadelphia

    Rhode Island

    • Charlestown
    • East Providence
    • Pawtucket
    • Providence

    Tennessee

    • Clarksville
    • Farragut
    • Gallatin
    • Huntingdon
    • Johnson City
    • Jonesborough
    • Kingsport
    • Knoxville
    • McKenzie
    • Memphis
    • Millington
    • Morristown
    • Mount Carmel
    • Murfreesboro
    • Selmer
    • Shelby County
    • Union City

    Texas

    In June 2019, a law went into effect banning the use of red-light cameras. However, you may still see red light cameras in the Lone Star State. This is because a provision in the law allows municipalities to finish their existing red-light contracts.

    Virginia

    • Alexandria
    • Arlington County
    • Chesapeake
    • Fairfax City
    • Falls Church
    • Newport News
    • Norfolk
    • Petersburg
    • Richmond
    • Virginia Beach

    Washington

    • Bellevue
    • Bremerton
    • Everett
    • Federal Way
    • Fife
    • Kent
    • Lake Forest Park
    • Lakewood
    • Lynnwood
    • Moses Lake
    • Mountlake Terrace
    • Pasco
    • Puyallup
    • Renton
    • Seattle
    • Spokane
    • Tacoma
    • Wenatchee

    Massachusetts

    Massachusetts may be joining the above list of states. In April 2021, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker introduced a bill. The bill would authorize cities and towns to install cameras and automatically fine drivers for infractions. This would include fining drivers who run red lights.

    We hope you stay safe no matter where you drive. If you are injured in a car accident, you should be focused on healing from the injuries and trauma. You shouldn’t have to worry about insurance companies that aren’t interested in your pain and suffering. Let us take on your car accident case for you and relieve you of your stress. We encourage you to set up an appointment with our experienced lawyers who know how to obtain significant compensation for car accident victims. With literally decades of experience as car accident lawyers, Anthem Injury Lawyers offers you the knowledge and expertise you need as an accident victim. Don’t delay: gain the advantage of our expertise, experience, and time necessary for us to pursue your Las Vegas car accident case to a positive conclusion for you. Contact Anthem Injury Lawyers today at (702) 857-6000 to make an appointment for a free consultation.

    EXPERIENCED LAS VEGAS PERSONAL INJURY LAWYERS

    We hope you stay safe wherever the road takes you. If another driver injures you, you should speak with an experienced personal injury lawyer. A personal injury lawyer will work aggressively to protect your rights and help you receive maximum compensation.

    Award-winning personal injury law firm Anthem Injury Lawyers is a team of experienced and dedicated personal injury lawyers. We are based in Henderson, Nevada, and serve clients throughout the Las Vegas area. When we say we offer experience as top Las Vegas personal injury lawyers, we mean over 25 years of experience. Anthem Injury Lawyers specializes in personal injury claims. Contact our experienced Las Vegas personal injury lawyers. Our decades of experience and our deep familiarity with all aspects of Nevada personal injury law, give you a powerful advantage. We offer you the best opportunity to win significant compensation for your injuries. Don’t wait. Contact Anthem Injury Lawyers today at (702) 857-6000 to make an appointment for a free consultation.

     

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