Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Somerville MA Police Pedestrian Sting
In a video uploaded to YouTube, a bystander records footage of a man walking back and forth across an intersection in Somerville, Massachusetts.
Massachusetts law states that 'the driver of a vehicle shall yield right of way... to a pedestrian crossing the roadway within a crosswalk.'
Police department accused of trapping motorists with a fake pedestrian filmed crossing road three times in 90 seconds to catch drivers who fail to stop
A Massachusetts police department has been accused of using a trap to raise revenue
An alleged fake pedestrian was filmed crossing back and forth over a crosswalk
If a driver failed to stop, a police car emerged from around the corner to pull them over
By DAILY MAIL REPORTER
PUBLISHED: 08:42 EST, 6 July 2014 | UPDATED: 10:58 EST, 6 July 2014
Published on Jul 3, 2014
The Somerville Police Department has devised an ingenious method for catching dangerous criminals.