Can there be speed cameras without signs?

There is nothing in law that states that any speed camera device, whether fixed or mobile, must be marked in any way, signed or at a particular position. There are codes of practice and best practice guides that are set by police forces themselves but these are policies rather than law.

Can there be speed cameras without signs?

There is nothing in law that states that any speed camera device, whether fixed or mobile, must be marked in any way, signed or at a particular position. There are codes of practice and best practice guides that are set by police forces themselves but these are policies rather than law.

Does a speed gun take a picture?

Speed guns do not capture any images, unlike the Truvelo and ‘Long Ranger’ cameras, that can capture a driver’s face.

Do police speed traps have to be visible?

Is it true that speed vans have to be visible at all times? No. There are no laws about visibility, so there is nothing stopping an officer operating in the dark. But they don’t often choose to do this, and maintain that being visible acts as a deterrent in its own right.

Do speed checks have to be visible?

There is no legal requirement for the speed camera itself to be visible. The speed limit signs have to be visible and there are guidelines that there should be warning signs and the camera itself should be visible (to act as a deterrent) but Im afraid an obscurred camera is not a defence.

Do you get pulled over if caught by a speed gun?

If they are using a speedgun they will pull you over straight away, which is what the car would be for. They tend to use a lot of disgression when it comes to who to pull over and also the outcome if they do pull you over.

Can I request photographic evidence of speeding?

Can I obtain the photo? Yes. If this is not supplied with the Notice of Intended Prosecution, it should be made available on request. However, the Police will emphasise that the photograph does not need to identify the driver, merely the vehicle.

Do speed camera vans have cameras in the front?

Mobile vans have both rear and forward facing cameras.

How long does it take for a speeding fine to come through?

All the police need to do is show the ticket should have reached the vehicle’s registered owner under normal circumstances within 14 days. This means the letter could go to an old address if you’ve not updated your licence, it could go to a hire company or to your work address if the vehicle isn’t yours.