In the Media

The number of Derbyshire police cars caught speeding: 59; The number of Derbyshire police officers prosecuted: 0

PUBLISHED May 27, 2005

Fifty-nine police cars were caught speeding on one county's roads last year - but not a single driver was prosecuted.

None of the marked cars captured by speed cameras in Derbyshire was known to have been using blue emergency lights.
But in every case senior officers decided that the journey they were making justified breaking the speed limit.