It is, of course, all about safety.
Not Revenue. Ever.
Cops in Hawaii write $18K in tickets for cell phone use while in a traffic jam.
" Honolulu Police Department Assistant Chief Clayton Kau said that the whole thing was just one giant misunderstanding.
“At the time, that they were doing that, they weren’t aware of the traffic problem. When they were notified, at that point, they ceased enforcement action,” Kau said."