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      05-06-2011, 05:52 PM   #23
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Cool.

For some reason, thought that 55 was the max across the whole state. I guess I was misinformed.
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me 2... but now that you mention it once you get out in the stix it is 65..
I-66, 495 are 55mph, i-95 is 65 after a certain part. actually i-66 is 65mph after u pass gainesville. and I-66 is not the place to speed, there are cops all over the fucking highway + about 3 out of the 5 weekdays the cops r out looking for HOV violation (i commute on this everyday, so i know they r out there).
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Plus last year we had a time period where speeding tickets were like thousands and thousands of dollars.


I remember that. Did they change the law?
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Virginia is $62.00 Processing fee no matter what ticket you get. Plus last year we had a time period where speeding tickets were like thousands and thousands of dollars.
http://www.thenewspaper.com/news/18/1818.asp

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last time i got a speeding ticket in fl it was $27 for every mph over you went. it was brutal paying the fine
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Yup, the law got changed.

http://www.thenewspaper.com/news/22/2294.asp
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Traffic cops and speed cameras are simply a waste of tax payer funds.
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      05-06-2011, 06:30 PM   #29
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can someone tell me why speeding camera aren't widely use in the US, at least not in VA
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VIRGINIA FOR SURE!!! This is what we have to deal with on a regular daily bases. and yes all pictures are those of police. We have unmarked dodge caravans, all sorts of Tahoe's, chargers, magnums, challengers, i even saw a honda civic one time. We even have a marked e36 325i vert.
Wow a 350z as a police car? That is definitely a first I'm hearing about that. I was under the impression they only used American cars.
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Umm I've heard it's VA because of

1) How thoroughly they enforce it
2) 55 is the max
3) penalties are harsh
I agree.
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      05-06-2011, 07:09 PM   #32
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i LOVE being in Houston.

nice wide open lanes.

speed limit is just a suggestion - more like just a random sign on the road with letters...
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Wow a 350z as a police car? That is definitely a first I'm hearing about that. I was under the impression they only used American cars.
In Fairfax county here in Northern VA we get surprised by our local police every day, to add more to the pics I put up on page 1 here are some more examples of what we have to deal with. Remember this is all in 1 county!!
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is that a fuckin dirt bike? Jesus fuck VA hard.
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is that a fuckin dirt bike? Jesus fuck VA hard.
yes sir
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^ so does every cop in VA convert their personal cars into squad cars or something?
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Lol at the poor bastard that has to ride a dirt bike.
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^ so does every cop in VA convert their personal cars into squad cars or something?
No i think the county pays for them all since they are equipped with the latest goodies built into them.
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Who the fuck would pull over for a dirtbike? I seriously would think its a joke of some sort.
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Who the fuck would pull over for a dirtbike? I seriously would think its a joke of some sort.
They were used more for the people that run into the woods and stuff after getting spotted, but one of my friends got pulled over by an Animal Control Van here (Aninmal Control are cops with badges and guns but just are trained in animals) lol
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California is disneyland compared to VA wow. But seriously fuck Cali and there fees for everything. cops out here are fucking dicks for the most part.
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^ so does every cop in VA convert their personal cars into squad cars or something?

They are repo cars from drug dealers and such.
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I live in VA....i've had more tickets than sex partners...and i fuck a lot...


i can't speed here, lucky for me i can drive 10minutes and i'll cross over to MD...there are more black cops there, they're lazier and more chill...
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Face it, there is a war on speed and the safety Nazis are winning. The next move will mandatory GPS devices in all cars for 24x7 monitoring. They won't even need cops. You'll just get a ticket in the mail after your car tattles on you. It's coming, I can feel it.
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