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Drivers Dodging Penalty Points

Police say a growing number of criminals are helping motorists avoid speeding penalty points - and dodge driving bans.

Criminals are exploiting weaknesses in the enforcement of speeding penalty points to help motorists evade disqualification. They set up a series of bogus identites which they use to take the points and the police admit it's hit and miss whether the deception is ever discovered.

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