After the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles reported that accidents were down at intersections with red-light cameras, the Florida League of Cities and State Rep. Daphne Cambell, D-Miami, offered their opposing views.
The report emphasizes that traffic accidents are down at intersections with red lights. But it also states that crashes have decreased overall.
The study does not detail the extent to which accidents have decreased at intersections with or without the red-light cameras.
Here is the statement from the League of Cities.