PRESCOTT, Ariz. — An audit found nearly two dozen instances in which
Prescott Valley police dismissed photo-enforcement violations involving their
The Daily Courier reported that the audit report by
public safety consultant John Wintersteen found 22 cases involving family
members who set off the photo cameras by driving at least 11 mph faster than the
posted speed limit.
In response, police have ordered an investigation of a sergeant and his
The investigation could lead to disciplinary actions against both men.
The report says the sergeant admitted to dismissing seven violations involving
his wife over a four-year period.
The town hired Wintersteen to conduct the review after officials got an
anonymous tip that Prescott Valley police were dismissing photo enforcement
citations for officers and their families.
Information from: The Daily Courier, http://www.dcourier.com