Bill To Ban Red Light Cameras Moves To Full Senate

Bill To Ban Red Light Cameras Moves To Full Senate
(Denver, CO) -- A bill that would ban red light cameras in Colorado is going to the full Senate. Sponsor and state Senator Scott Renfroe says the system involving camera-driven tickets is broken.

The measure passed in committee yesterday. At least one witness who testified against the bill says the cameras help protect pedestrians, cyclist and others. The measure would also ban speed cameras.
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Bill sponsor and state Senator Scott Renfroe says safety data backing camera use isn't the only thing that should be considered.

Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates says the camera ticketing process is very well thought out.

Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates says the cameras do cut down on accidents.