Suffolk County is experimenting with using of small planes to spot motorists engaging in reckless driving and other moving violations.
Spotters aboard the plane will be hovering above the Long Island Expressway looking for drivers committing offenses and, then, radioing vehicle descriptions to deputies below.
In one three-hour period, the aircraft spotters were able to help issue 88 traffic tickets, mostly for speeding.
Related articles by Zemanta
- New Reckless Driving Ticket Imposes Automatic Suspension (888redlight.wordpress.com)