Rants and Raves: Speeding Tickets

Rants and Raves: Speeding Tickets

Company quotas are kind of typical, but what if cops had a quota for speeding tickets? Well, in one town they do.

LITTLE ROCK, AR_ Police departments in Georgia, Alabama, New York, Michigan are being investigated for traffic ticket quotas.

According to one local news station, an email from the police union chief to the police department stated that future raises will be funded through ticket revenue. It also added that the mayor has designated traffic court, ticket
revenue for future pay raises.

The police department did respond saying it has not issued an official directive for officers to write more tickets. Here's the question, If you're a cop and know that your raise is tied to ticket revenue, and showing up in court, what would you do?

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