According to a WNCN and WRAL, over 300 traffic tickets issued in Raleigh, North Carolina may be impacted by a Raleigh Police Department error. The Raleigh Police Department failed to follow protocol. Ten radar guns were not calibrated and certified as required by state regulations. As a result, evidence of speeding based on these radar guns will not be admissible in court.
What does this mean for you?
If you have a speeding ticket that was issued in Raleigh, North Carolina your case may ultimately be dismissed. This could also result in the dismissal of other charges such as Driving While Impaired, since sometimes those drivers were only pulled over because of an initial suspicion of speeding. The Law Offices of Wiley Nickel, PLLC will closely monitor this situation as it develops.
If you were charged with speeding in Raleigh, North Carolina, call attorneys Kristi Haddock and Wiley Nickel. The Law Offices of Wiley Nickel, PLLC is located in Cary, please call (919) 585-1486 for a free consultation and quote of our services.