Turre issuing fines via CCTV system

Turre townhall appears to be issuing fines to motorists via the CCTV system installed in the town. I have spoken to a couple of people who have received traffic fines from the Policia Local, due to infringements spotted on the CCTV. So take care when parking your car, or going up one way streets, and the like… they aren’t on the prowl, they’re in their air conditioned room under the Ayuntamiento, spying on you! More Continue reading Turre issuing fines via CCTV system

Local Police strike – refuse to issue fines

The Local Police of several capitals – including Seville and Granada- are on strike over proposed pay cuts. However, instead of actually striking, they are refusing to issue standard traffic fines, except in severe cases. Instead, they are issuing warnings, or using outdated fine books which have not been withdrawn by the townhalls (which allows the fined motorists to recurr the fine). The protest has been called the “semana sin multa”, or Semana 0.0 by Continue reading Local Police strike – refuse to issue fines