Traffic Light Offences

Accused of a traffic light related motoring offence? Read these frequently asked questions for help with your offence allegations

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Don’t Believe Everything You Read Online – Unless Its On Patterson Law

Question: Dear Sirs – my question is as follows: I turned left at a crossroads with traffic lights that had a green arrow shaped green light and a round blue sign with a white arrow in (both straight) which as …

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Caravan On Red – I Went Through On Amber

Question: Red traffic light Hi. I’m expecting an NIP for tripping a red light camera whilst towing my caravan. My fault. The car went through amber but I’m sure the caravan went through on red. Should I accept it or …

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Red Traffic Light Offence – Police May Have Destroyed The Video Evidence

Question: hi, It was late in the evening in x 9.47pm and I Had been helping a friend with helping him to pack for moving. Very hard work! I was asked by x my partner to collect some medicine for …

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Traffic Light Was Green Not Red

Question: Red light I’m sorry about any spelling. 8 months ago I protested my innocence by writing to the traffic police; THEY SENT ME A REPLY TO SIGN TO GO COURT WHICH I DID I was at a junction, I …

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The Lights Were Changing

Question: Driving through a red light I was charged with driving through a red light on x at 5.45am as I passed through a green light it changed to red I knew the police were behind me and carried on …

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Child On Pelican Crossing

Question: I was driving on a road and through a pelican crossing whilst it was flashing amber. I was in traffic and the traffic was flowing. I could not have been traveling more than 8 or 10 miles. As I …

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Amber And Not Safe To Stop

Question: Failing to Stop at a red light I have incurred a fixed penalty notice for Failing to stop at a red light. It was my opinion that a vehicle was so close to me that if I had stopped …

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On Red For Just Over A Second

Question: Failing to comply with an automatic traffic signal I have no recollection of the light being on red and was totally unaware it was an offence to go through on amber. I have received the conditional offer and it …

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Name Misspelt

Question: Running a red light We received a fine approx 7 days ago for this offence . Which was dated x Also as I am the registered keeper they have my middle name wrong they have put D and it …

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Went Through On Amber Light

Question: Hi, I have trial date coming up where I am contesting the red traffic light offence. I admitted that I went through amber lights at the point where I was stopped by the police. There were 2 police officers …

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