Blue Badge misuse – fourteen motorists prosecuted

Published Monday, 29 January 2018

Fourteen more drivers have been prosecuted and ordered to pay fines totalling £7,484 including court costs and surcharges after being caught misusing a Blue Badge in the absence of the badge holder.

Since the start of the Blue Badge misuse campaign launched in 2016, designed to stop abuse and protect the integrity of the scheme, a total of sixty-nine drivers have now been prosecuted for misusing a Blue Badge.  The latest prosecutions follow incidents which took place between May and October 2017.  Read more...