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Friday, January 10, 2014

Top 10 Speed Cameras for Catching Perth Hoons

Police have released statistics about how speed cameras last year helped catch Perth hoons last year. 268 people were caught by speed cameras exceeding the speed limit by 45km/h or more. Of those 268, 41 were caught on the Mitchell Freeway near Innaloo while 37 were caught on Kwinana Freeway near Baldivis. These figures obviously do not include the hoons caught by police patrols. 
Hoon offences detected by speed cameras in 2013:
1: Mitchell Fwy, Innaloo near Karrinyup Rd = 41 offences
2: Kwinana Fwy, Baldivis near Mundijong Rd = 37 offences
3: Tonkin Hwy, Champion Lakes near Corfield St = 35 offences
4: Reid Hwy, Mirrabooka near Mirrabooka Av = 30 offences
5: Roe Hwy, Willetton near South St = 23 offences
6: Ennis Av, Port Kennedy near Royal Palm Dr = 23 offences
7: Tonkin Hwy, Cloverdale near Leach Hwy = 23 offences
8: Ennis Av, Port Kennedy near Port Kennedy Dr = 21 offences
9: Kwinana Fwy, Baldivis near Safety Bay Rd = 18 offences
10: Paganoni Rd, Karnup near Marlock Pl = 17 offences

During the 16-day double demerit Christmas period, WA Police managed to scan 3,382,736 drivers. From that, 23,657 were charged with 13,378 caught for speeding by a speed camera and 4,935 by a patrol vehicle. 630 people were also caught for using a mobile phone whilst driving by the new undercover police motorcycles. 

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