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Florida official: There are no ticket quotas for troopers

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The head of the Florida agency that oversees state’s highway patrol insists troopers don’t have ticket quotas.

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City Council all talk, no action on school zone tickets

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St. Pete City Council took no action on recently surfaced reports that the city is issuing more speeding tickets in school zones than the rest of Pinellas, Hillsborough and Polk counties combined as a result of improperly marked zones at several locations. St. Pete City Council Chair Charlie Gerdes scheduled a staff report for Thursday’s meeting to get more information following a WTSP investigative report uncovering numerous locations where signage was not in compliance with rules set by the Florida…

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Florida leads nation in speeding tickets (did you get one this weekend?)

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Drivers in Florida are the most likely in the nation to be hit with speeding tickets, according to a top-10 list compiled by the National Motorists Association ahead of the coming Fourth of July holiday weekend. Texas and Nevada, two U.S. states known for miles of open highways, also are among the top 10 states most likely to issue tickets, the group said. The list is based on research conducted by the group using Google Search Insights in which it…

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