Which city’s traffic control is the best?

Minnesota is known for its freeways, but its traffic system has a much different feel when it comes to speed.Traffic control for the I85 highway in Minneapolis, which spans I-94, I-35W and U.S. Highway 3, is among the fastest in the country.But that doesn’t mean drivers can expect to see the same kind of speed as they would on the […]

Watchdog finds Charlotte, North Carolina traffic cops used excessive force

A federal appeals court has found Charlotte, N.C., police used excessive and discriminatory force against African Americans during traffic stops and other arrests.The court, in a 6-3 decision on Wednesday, said the police department failed to show that they had a compelling reason to use force.The city, which has a population of about 1.4 million, has faced criticism over police […]