Traffic Violation Video (TVV) Database System
This project has initially served as a proof of concept and has the potential to provide legislators, law enforcement, and the NCDOT with actual footage of dangerous events at known problem areas across Raleigh, North Carolina. Having a database of specific events at intersections and road segments across the capital city will provide legislators a tool with which to educate the general public when legislation is being considered that is unpopular to citizens of the state. This database will also provide law enforcement and the NCDOT the opportunity to adequately train police officers and engineers on what to look for regarding enforcement and design, respectively, at various known or suspected problem areas with respect to road geometry, signal operations, crosswalk configurations, etc.
Traffic Violation Video (TVV) Database Objectives:
The purpose of this database is to provide the NCDOT and North Carolina lawmakers with video of traffic violations, which can be used in the following ways, among others: