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Travis County Jails Launch Video Visits

In a move that is sure to spark controversy in some quarters, Travis County has eliminated in-person visits between inmates and their friends and family members. Visits will now be allowed only by video. The debut of the new system … Continue reading

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Austin Traffic Fatalities Up – Ticketing Down

The numbers for 2012 are in, and they show a disturbing rise in traffic fatalities in Austin. The Austin Police Department reports that 80 people died in accidents last year, up from 54 in 2011. The increase, almost 50%, included … Continue reading

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Red Light Cameras in Austin 2012

When Austin began its “red-light” camera program, many thought it would be a boon to both traffic safety and to the city’s coffers. While the safety issue appears to be having the desired effect, the benefits on the financial end … Continue reading

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