Automated Traffic Wardens in Brussels

3 min
Available from 15/04/2021 to 16/06/2021
The city of Brussels has invested 300,000 in a car loaded with cameras that scan number plates to issue automatic fines. Residents say they would have been better off spending the money on giving people more parking, and claim the expensive machine has been incorrectly fining people. 

This programme by German channel ZDF is part of the European Collection, a joint initiative of European public media (ARD, ARTE, France Télévisions, SSR SRG and ZDF), coordinated by ARTE.