POSTED: Friday, September 7, 2012 - 11:00am
UPDATED: Friday, September 7, 2012 - 11:14am
Longview, TX — If you get a traffic ticket in Longview, you may see something you’ve not seen before: new e-ticket writers bought for the Longview Police Department by the municipal court.
The e-tickets can be printed in English or Spanish at the press of a button.
The five handheld ticket writers, which cost the court more than $4,300 each, allow traffic officers to scan a driver’s license and vehicle registration for quicker and cleaner input.
“It’s pretty neat equipment,” said accident investigator Mike Grisham. “I like them a lot. It speeds some things up, information gathered from the violator.”
Read more  from the Longview News-Journal.