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More using in-car cameras to help track traffic offenders

Police given 1,000 clips last year; insurance firms welcome trend

Published on Mar 3, 2014 8:50 AM

It may be a case of "you can run, but you can't hide" increasingly for motorists here, as the growing use of in-vehicle cameras helps the police track down errant drivers.

The Traffic Police said it has received more videos of traffic violations recorded with these cameras, original videos of which can be submitted as evidence.

It started tracking the number of such videos last year after noticing a higher frequency in submissions. By the end of last year, it had received about 1,000 of these clips.

Observers say the trend can help make drivers more careful.

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