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‘Traffic violators find ways to dodge paying massive fines’

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 5: The average number of traffic citations registered in a year is two million, as per a report issued by the General Traffic Department, reports Al-Shahed daily quoting reliable sources. They explained that traffic citations worth about KD 12 million have been registered in the past six …

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Confiscated abandoned vehicles could be booby-trapped — report ; Cars left on roads will be seized: Municipality

KUWAIT CITY, July 19: After the Kuwait Municipality announced its plan to confiscate abandoned cars in open grounds and roads until their owners are identified, responsible sources from the Municipality expressed fear of the possibility of storing arms and ammunition due to the lack of authority to open such vehicles …

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Cars of many phone-users impounded – 1,372 citations issued

KUWAIT CITY, July 4: Personnel from the Hawally Traffic Department during a campaign in the Governorate have issued 1,372 traffic citations for reckless motorists — 317 direct citations and 1,055 indirect, reports Al-Shahed daily. The daily also said the police have impounded 79 vehicles from motorists for speaking on the …

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21 cars impounded

KUWAIT CITY, June 29: Ahmadi securitymen launched a security campaign in various parts of the governorate, resulting in the impounding of 21 vehicles and issuance of 44 traffic citations. Director of Ahmadi Security Directorate Brigadier Abdullah Al-Safah formed a security team tasked to carry out the campaign which also led …

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Good drivers, reduction of cars, more roads to end traffic chaos – Less accidents, deaths; traffic violations increase

KUWAIT CITY, June 27: Assistant Secretary of the Higher Council for Planning Bader Al-Refai stated that despite the tremendous efforts exerted by the Ministry of Interior in controlling the traffic issue in the country, it is vital to highlight that traffic violations have increased by a ratio of 1700% since …

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Motorists decry ‘attitude’ of the traffic police officers – ‘Stickers pasted in haste’

KUWAIT CITY, June 25: Several police working around Journalism Street have expressed displeasure toward the attitude of traffic police who issue citations against cars parked in open spaces, even if they do not affect the traffic flow, reports Al-Seyassah daily. Many of them narrated they were shocked to find stickers …

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‘Window is open to clear traffic violations for 2015 in Ramadan’

KUWAIT CITY, June 19: Public Relations and Security Information Department of the Interior Ministry has said the decision to open all blocked traffic violations for 2015 will be effective for one month (in the course of Ramadan). The decision excludes major offenses such as driving without license and excessive speeding, …

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Securitymen arrest 4 after hot chase

KUWAIT CITY, June 18: Security officers from the General Department of Public Security arrested four youths suspected of consuming drugs while trying to escape from the officers along the Fifth Ring Road. During the chase, the driver of the car conveying the suspects hit the patrol car. Initially, the officers …

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57pc increase as KD 140 m collected in traffic fines

KUWAIT CITY, June 16: In follow-ups on violations and traffic fines resulted in the collection of KD140 million in the past two years as well as the collection of KD26 million electronically during fiscal 2015/2016 — an increase of 57 percent compared to the previous year, Al-Fahad revealed. He also …

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‘Blocks on traffic offenses will be lifted from June 12’ – Settle fines in one month: Al-Muhanna

KUWAIT CITY, June 10: Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic Affairs in Ministry of Interior Major General Abdullah Al-Muhanna announced that the blocks on the traffic offenses of 2015 and earlier will be lifted from Sunday, June 12 for a period of one month. However, offenses committed by non-Kuwaitis including driving without …

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