Speeding

Confessions of a Speeding Traveller on PEI

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 11.05.2013 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

The speedometer read 140 km/h when I determined I could go faster than that. I hit 150, 160, pushed it to 165 for an exhilarating eight kilometres of joy riding that would surely cost me points, if not my license, in a jurisdiction other than Prince Edward Island.

When it Comes to Speed Traps, New York Is the New Georgia

Robert Waite | Posted 09.29.2013 | Canada
Robert Waite

Long Lake, NY -- Highway robbery is well and alive in rural upstate New York. And the target seems to be out-of-state drivers, particularly Canadians....

Teen's Hot Date Turned Traffic Nightmare

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A doomed love affair was fueling a B.C. teen’s mood when he was caught speeding along Highway 1 at 175 km/hour, RCMP say. The 15-year-old had tak...

Bet You Haven't Heard THIS Speeding Excuse

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Police in B.C. were astounded to hear a woman blame her baby for why she was driving 130 km/h in a 50 km/h zone. An Abbotsford police officer spott...

You Won't Believe How Fast This Calgary Speeder Was Going..

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.24.2012 | Canada Alberta

INNISFAIL, Alta. - A Calgary man who allegedly raced down one of the busiest highways in Alberta at more than 200 kilometres an hour is facing a charg...

Monumental Haul For Traffic Cops On Alberta Highways

The Huffington Post Canada | Pablo Fernandez | Posted 11.05.2012 | Canada Alberta

Thousands of motorists were slapped with fines over the long weekend, a large number that doesn’t even take into account those dished out for violat...

Second Pedestrian Dies After Being Run Down Crossing Street

The Huffington Post Canada | Pablo Fernandez | Posted 08.27.2012 | Canada Alberta

Speed is belived to be a factor after two pedestrians were run down while crossing an intersection in Calgary’s south on the weekend. Police say ...

Not So Fast, Alberta

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.31.2012 | Canada

EDMONTON - Alberta will consider giving police the authority to immediately seize the vehicles of people caught driving at extreme speeds as one way t...

Dad Gets Ticket For Driving Wife In Labour To Hospital

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.19.2011 | Canada

A Manitoba man is fighting a fine and suspension of his licence after he was given a $1,000 speeding ticket while driving his wife to the hospital whi...