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Photo Radar Traffic Enforcement

The State of Arizona’s Department of Public Safety ended its use of photo radar for traffic enforcement in 2010.

In January 2014, The Pima County Board of Supervisors stopped its photo enforcement of speeding laws, at least temporarily.  The board voted 4-0 not to renew the photo enforcement contract with American Traffic Solutions, the company that operates the cameras.

However, the City of Tucson still uses photo radar to enforce traffic laws.  Questions about photo traffic enforcement can be directed to the Tucson Police Department’s Photo Enforcement Unit at 791-4040. More information about photo enforcement in Tucson, including statistics and details about the citation procedure, can be found online at


"Arizona to eliminate speed-enforcement cameras on freeways".  Phoenix Breaking News - Retrieved July 16, 2011, from

"Photo Enforcement Unit." Retrieved July 16, 2011, from

"Pima Ends Photo Radar Program" Arizona Public Media, Andrea Kelly. Retrieved July 15, 2014

Article tagged with: traffic, photo, radar, traffic enforcement, tucson, arizona

Last Update: 7-15-2014 11:44am

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