Category Archives: Cameras

Latest Red Light Camera News

Been a while since my last update as not too much has changed on the red light camera front. Newsday had an article last week about the cameras with some interesting info: Elene Contegiacomo from New Hyde Park has beaten … Continue reading

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Nassau Red Light Cameras Reduce Accidents

Nassau County’s report on their red light camera numbers shows that, overall, accidents have been reduced at intersections with cameras (Newsday article here). The only exception was the entrance to Roosevelt Field mall, where accidents went up. I’m not a … Continue reading

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Added a Garden City Red Light Camera

Someone sent in a Nassau camera I was missing – Old Country Road and Ring Road North (the entrance to Roosevelt Field mall). I also have one listed right next to that entrance at Old Country Road and Clinton Road, … Continue reading

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Confirmed: There is no Three Second Rule

Some of you may have read the discussion here about a possible three second rule applying to making a right on red. Someone had written into Newsday saying they got a ticket for making a right on red even though … Continue reading

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Newsday Editorial Supports More Cameras

Newsday had an editorial today supporting more cameras in Suffolk and Nassau. As many of you know, both counties have been limited by the state to 50 intersections with cameras. Both would like to increase the number of cameras but … Continue reading

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Suffolk Red Light Revenue Split with Dallas Company

Some interesting info in a Newsday article from August 15th, Suffolk splits the revenue from it’s red light camera program 50/50 with a Dallas company that processes the tickets, and some residents are pissed about it. State and Local Solutions … Continue reading

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Mayor Bloomberg Suggests Adding Dummy Cameras

I know it isn’t Nassau/Suffolk but some of you may be interested, I hear that in NYC they’re considering adding dummy cameras as a deterrent. Mayor Bloomberg wants cameras on every corner, but he wasn’t permitted to by the state. … Continue reading

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Suffolk and Nassau: No New Cameras

I’m a bit late on this one, I saw the Newsday article a couple of weeks ago but didn’t have time to post about it. Newsday had reported in May that Suffolk received approval from the state Senate to increase … Continue reading

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Added 4 Suffolk Country Red Light Cameras

A few of you submitted some new red light cameras in Suffolk County over the past few days, here’s the list, thanks to all who sent these in: Dix Hills: Deer Park Avenue and LIE North Service Road Patchogue: Montauk … Continue reading

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Removed a few cameras today

Received word from some readers that a few cameras I had listed were actually for traffic control, not red light cameras. Thanks for the tips! Here are the removed cameras: Manorville: Wading River Road and South Street Mastic Beach: Mastic … Continue reading

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