The New York Times has released a report that shows Google has purchased Austin traffic cones for use on its traffic cameras.According to The Times, the Austin traffic camera system has been in use for the past six months.Google says that its goal is to increase traffic safety.Austin traffic safety advocates say that the cameras have increased safety."The Austin traffic system was built on a found...
Protesters in St Louis have demanded an independent investigation into the killing of an officer during a traffic stop.
The St Louis Post-Dispatch reported on Saturday that a traffic officer on Sunday shot and killed 22-year-old Deon Jones, who had been accused of driving under the influence and refusing to stop when asked to stop.
Police say Jones was speeding and struck a parked vehicle before driving onto the shoulder and slamming into a barrier, causing it to crash.
Jones was pronounced dead at the scene, the newspaper reported.