Baltimore County Speed Camera Vandalized, Police Say

There is a reward of up to $2,000 for information.

Speed camera (Credit: Penny Riordan)
Speed camera (Credit: Penny Riordan)
The Baltimore County Police Department is asking for help from the public after one of its speed cameras was vandalized over the weekend, officials reported.

A citizen walking his dog in Towson between 8:30 and 9 a.m. Saturday near Thornton and Landrake roads noticed that the speed camera and lenses had been sprayed over with white paint, police said. 

The time the crime occurred was unknown, according to police.

Officials said there was no suspect, and anyone with information may contact the Baltimore County Police Department at 410-307-2020. Tips submitted to Metro Crime Stoppers (1-866-7LOCKUP) may qualify for a reward of up to $2,000 if they lead to an arrest and conviction.

Related: A Brief History of Speed Camera Vandalism in Maryland
John Barnickel April 21, 2014 at 10:06 AM
One of Kevin Kamenetz's tax machines is down? Call in the National Guard!
DB April 21, 2014 at 10:28 AM
"noticed that the speed camera and lenses had been sprayed over with white paint," So why is the picture of a burned out camera? More "truth" in print ?
moe green April 22, 2014 at 07:31 PM
People rising up against an oppressive government.
Nana4 April 23, 2014 at 07:28 AM
hmmm it's a camera, right? It can photograph a tag but not someone walking up to it. Just a passing thought.


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