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    Traffic light cameras???

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    i made a big big mistake today, i accidently went through red lights. My questions is, do you think i got caught???

    the traffic lights had little black boxes facing the way that they where facing but nothing behind them, like some traffic lights do. They littarally went red the a couple of milliseconds b4 i went through them

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    Theyre probably the sensors if theyre mounted ot the actual light columns. Red light cameras tend to look like this as far as im aware.

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    usually the black boxs on top of traffic lights are too monitor the traffic so that the lights dont just go in one order they change to suit the direct of the traffic. You normally see speed cameras at traffic lights which can catch you jumping lights i believe and also get you speeding to beet the red light!

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    they where actually on the traffic lights, they look like infra reds
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    m8 i wasnt even speeding, i was going about 20mph, i wasnt concentratin as i was thinkin ov other things/problems, i'm sure you all know what i'm talking about.
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    I saw a red light camera go off once when a car infront of me at a crossroads sped up to try and beat the red light, and it flashed a good 3 or 4 times, if you got done you would have noticed it unless you werent paying any attention whatsoever.

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    there wernt any flashes at all m8, do u think i got away with it?
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    The traffic light cameras flash like speed cameras.. Did it flash?

    I also got caught going through a just turned red it flashed but nothing came through the post.

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    By the sounds of it there wasnt even a camera so i'd say yeah. But next time youre approaching lights pay attention, there might be someone wondering out infront of you with their kids.
    "I was thinking about personal problems at the time" wouldnt stand in a court case after mowing down a line of pedestrians

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    If you get caught by a camera - as said the flash is enough to make you think 'whatthef##kwasthat?'. It was most probably the IR traffic sensor that changes the bias of the light sequence based on traffic flow. I doubt you've got anything to worry about at all.
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