News

Cameras To Catch Drivers Going Past Stopped School Buses

Cameras To Catch Drivers Going Past Stopped School Buses

Photo: WINA

Some Albemarle school buses will have video cameras. It’s an effort to catch drivers who pass a stopped school bus. County schools transportation director Jim Foley says they hope to have the cameras operating this coming winter. The owner of the vehicle will be assessed a fine, so it doesn’t matter who’s driving the offending car. The video of a violator will be sent to a vendor who will determine the outcome of the case. Foley says school bus drivers already have a lot on their hands with multi-tasking, and they don’t have the time to write down the license plate of an offender.

Latest Stories

in Music

Alice Cooper hosts star-studded Christmas show

Fresh
alicecooper

Rocker served up a real Christmas treat to fans at his annual festive benefit last week

in Entertainment

Leaked Sony emails reveal Idris Elba in line for ‘Bond’

Fresh
idriselba

A leaked Sony email named British actor Idris Elba as the frontrunner to replace Daniel Craig as James Bond.

in Music

Rolling Stones thank fans for ’14 tour

Fresh
23-overlay3

The group thanked fans and suggested there may be more shows planned for 2015.