is no one to keep the city/county/state in check when it comes to their fine amounts. If a ticket for expired
inspection sticker turns into $500+ fine due to failure to appear thats crazy. Sure its your own fault for not
taking care of it when you was suppose to but REALLY?.
A friend of mine that is unemployed goes and turns himself in and does time served for any traffic fines he
gets. His logic is that its like working and he gets free meals (better than McDonalds)
My suggestion is that revenue that comes in from traffic fines be used for something besides police salaries
and bonus. Police really should be there to serve and protect and not as a business making money to line their
Edited by JohnWayne, 18 November 2011 - 10:56 AM.