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A judge has ordered the city of Los Angeles to change the way it handles disputed parking tickets, a system that many motorists say is rigged against them, the NBC4 I-Team has learned. Read More
Drivers beware: challenging an unfair parking ticket in Los Angeles could subject you to increased fines, hours of appeals, cancellation of your car registration and threats of a withheld tax refund. Read More
It was August, 2011 when Jeff Galfer got his ticket. Read More
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Cities across southern California are taking a second look at some questionable parking tickets as a result of an NBC4 I-Team investigation that exposed unfair ticketing by traffic officers. Read More
The city of Los Angeles may be breaking California law by ticketing vehicles parked at inoperable or malfunctioning parking meters. Read More
An NBC4 I-Team investigation found that Los Angeles traffic officers continue to ticket cars parked at malfunctioning meters despite a law that forbids it -- all while parking meter citation revenue has generated tens of millions of dollars for the city. Joel Grover reports for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, 2014.
Southern California drivers are reacting furiously to the I-Team report earlier this week that exposed how Los Angeles is writing tickets at malfunctioning meters, despite a new law forbidding broken meter tickets. Some residents have even been ticketed while time was still on their meter. Joel Grover reports for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014.
Los Angeles recently reversed its policy of ticketing drivers parked at busted meters. Read More
Next time you're in your car, glance to your left and right -- chances are you'll spot someone texting or checking emails as they're driving, and even though it's illegal, most will get away with it.
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Thousands of travelers are staying in rentals this summer booked on the popular site Airbnb, but the NBC4 I-Team found evidence of problems that some say spoiled their vacations.
Cities like Los Angeles are deploying a new weapon to force people to pay parking tickets: a newer, lighter "boot" called the Smart Boot. When an LA Parking Enforcement officer boots a car, the wheels are locked up and owner...
Lead levels are so high that state officials have told the Mariz family to stay out of their backyard until it's cleaned. But until recently, grandkids played in the contaminated dirt all the time.
The NBC4 I-Team obtained and analyzed a list of all unpaid tickets in the city of LA. We found there are 123,319 vehicles with five or more unpaid tickets. That's more than $21 million owed to the city by parking ticket deadbeats.