Germany To Introduce The Monocam

Against Driver Distraction


MONOcam inside the police van                    Photos are reviewed by police officers before being transferred to sanctioning authorities. PHOTOS: POLITIE.NL8 MAY - ROADPOL initiated the introduction of high-tech anti-phone cameras to Germany.

The German state of Rhineland-Palatinate is to become the first in the country to introduce the Monocam devices against driver distraction.


150,000 Speeders In 24 Hours



Estonia4 MAY - More than 150,000 speed violations were registered during ROADPOL's unique 24-hour Speed Marathon operation throughout Europe.

The enforcement action was held on April 21st as part of ROADPOL Operation Speed, which was conducted in the week of 17-23 April with 29 European Roads Policing Network member countries participating.

Italian Police Promoting Moderacy At Wine Fair


lamborghini              The remarkable Huracan attracted attention at the exhibition. PHOTOS: POLIZIA.IT18 APR - A totally out-of-the-box drink driving prevention campaign was carried out by Italian State Police when the force ventured straight into one of the countries greatest wine exhibitions.

The Police took to the Vinitaly to spread the culture of responsible drinking.

France Increases Minimum Age For

E-scooters As Paris Banns Rentals


339766259 166405569668276 5871211879372897904 nPHOTO: GENDARMERIE.FR18 APR - France increased the minimum age for using an electric scooter from 12 to 14.

The government unveiled a new regulatory plan for e-scooters increasing the age limit as well as raising fines for riding on them with another person from 35 to 135 EUR , France 23 announced.

90% Surge In Seat Belt Violations


Seat belt18 APRA sharp rise in seat belt violations was registered during the latest pan-European ROADPOL Seat Belt Operation.

The concentrated enforcement campaign was carried out for a week in March with 21 European road police forces performing active roadside checks. The focus was also at child restraints and wearing of helmets.