Number of penalties issued for stopping in an asl

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Dear West Midlands Police,

1. Who is responsible for enforcing advanced stop lines?
2. If police are responsible for enforcing advanced stop lines how many penalties/tickets/warnings have been issued by West Midlands police to motor vehicles for this offence since January 2009? If possible can this be broken down by month and location?

Yours faithfully,

James Johnston

foi, West Midlands Police

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Dear Mr Johnson


Your request for information, received 30 January 2010 concerning advance
stop lines has now been considered.

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