Archive for the ‘Public Employee’ Category
The citation carries a $510 fine and up to six points on a driver’s license.
“A short time ago, Council Member Toles was issued a citation for reckless driving,” said Chief McGaw.
Prince George’s County Councilmember Karen Toles (D–Suitland) is a habitually bad driver. Police recently stopped her for allegedly driving at 105 mph across multiple lanes of the Capital Beltway. This is only the latest example of the legislator’s dangerous pattern of disregarding Maryland’s traffic and public safety laws.
After allegedly driving more than 100 mph on the Capital Beltway and being ticketed for aggressive lane-changing last month, a Prince George’s County councilwoman has been stripped of her ability to drive a county-owned vehicle.
Police say County Councilwoman Karen Toles was going 105 miles an hour. Now her constituents want to know why she wasn’t ticketed.
A traffic ticket issued to D.C. Council Chairman Vincent C. Gray in 2002 went unpaid for more than seven years, court records indicate, and he sought to address the matter weeks after launching his mayoral campaign.
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(A citizen would be faced with immediate arrest and a high bail in a situation like this. Seven years is a long time. This “council” member should have the book thrown at him. How can a politician of this character represent anyone on traffic issues?)
A county employee responsible for driving people to and from dialysis treatments seriously injured an elderly woman in 2007 when he slammed on the brakes to avoid getting nabbed by a red-light camera just outside Annapolis, according to a lawsuit filed by the woman’s estate.
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Maryland state police have charged a Wallenpaupack Area High School varsity softball head coach with driving drunk while behind the wheel of a registered school vehicle.
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