Crime

– Scottish Parliament written question – answered on 18th February 2003.

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Photo of John Home Robertson John Home Robertson Labour

Question S1W-33844

To ask the Scottish Executive how many speed cameras have been maliciously damaged in the last six months; whether it will seek to have such cameras reinstated as soon as possible, and what action is being taken on claims made by the Motorists Against Detection group.

Photo of Jim Wallace Jim Wallace Liberal Democrat

In the last six months, six camera sites in Scotland have been decommissioned for a period of time following malicious damage. Five of these have already been reinstated, and the sixth is awaiting repair.

Anyone found interfering with a safety camera can expect to be arrested, charged and reported to the procurator fiscal’s office.

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