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Keyword: speed camera

On Monday, December 21, the Baltimore County Police Department will activate automated traffic enforcement (speed cameras) in a school zone.

The new speed camera will be in the 4400 block of Carroll Manor Road, in front of Carroll Manor Elementary School. For the first 30 days, motorists exceeding the speed limit by at least 12 mph will receive warnings rather than citations.

In compliance with state law, Baltimore County's speed cameras operate Monday through Friday between the hours of 6 a.m. and 8 p.m., including during the summer months and on weekdays when school is not in session.

Further information on the use of speed cameras in Baltimore County can be found on our website.

The Baltimore County Police Department is investigating the destruction of property of a speed camera in Precinct 6/Towson. 

On April 19, between the hours of 8:30-9:00 a.m., a citizen was walking his dog in the area of Thornton and Landrake Roads. While walking pass the area, he observed that the speed camera and lenses at the location had been sprayed over with white paint. Police were notified and responded to investigate. 

The suspect and actual time of occurrence  are unknown at this time. The Baltimore County Police Department is asking anyone with information about this crime to call (410) 307-2020. Citizens may qualify for a Metro Crime Stoppers (1-866-7LOCKUP) reward up to $2,000.00, if they provide suspect information that leads to an arrest and conviction in this case. 

No additional details are available at this time.

 
 

Revised April 6, 2016