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News Release

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Media Relations

Valley Traffic Division Officers to Demonstrate New Handheld Laser Devices During Speed Enforcement Operation NA13018AM

WHAT:
Speed Enforcement Operation

WHEN:
Thursday, February 7, 2013
7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

WHERE:
Riverside Drive and Ranchito Avenue in Van Nuys

WHO:
Valley Traffic Officer Troy Williams, Radar/Lidar Coordinator
Valley Traffic Division Motorcycle Officers

WHY:
To demonstrate new laser devices that pinpoint a vehicle within dense traffic, measure the violator’s speed, record the violation in real time and capture an image of the license plate.

Recently, the Department purchased ten LTI 20/20 TruCAM lasers that are capable of measuring the speed of a moving vehicle up to 1,000 feet away.

All of the accumulated data is stored and can be replayed back to the violator at the scene.

VISUALS:
Demonstration of the new LTI 20/20 TruCAM lasers.

CONTACT:
For more information, please contact Sergeant Stephen Egan, Valley Traffic Division, Community Traffic Services Unit at 818-644-8146.