Speed camera ticket spike: Would a cop pull me over for going 6 mph over the limit?

Bob Sirott

File – In this Oct. 29, 2014 file photo, motorists drive past a sign warning of upcoming traffic cameras in Cleveland. The Ohio Supreme Court on Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015, rejected a driver’s motion to reconsider their 4-3 ruling in December. The court ruled in favor of Ohio cities’ authority to use cameras to catch speeders and red light-runners and to handle drivers’ appeals with administrative procedures. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

Jason Knowles, Consumer Investigative Reporter for ABC 7, joined Bob Sirott to talk about the speed camera ticket spike as drivers that are caught going 6-10 mph over the limit are issued a $35 ticket. This has ultimately tripled the number of speeding tickets issued. Is this an overreach for the city?

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Bob Sirott's acclaimed broadcasting career has spanned nearly five decades and has included stints at WMAQ, WBBM-FM, WLS, WGN and various television stations. (Click for more.)

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