Speed and Red Light Cameras: New Mexico

Speed Cameras

Violation/State Law

Limited

Permitted Locations/Criteria

DOT has banned cameras on state and federal roads; localities must post warning sign and beacon

Citation Issued To/Liability

Not addressed

Image Taken

Not addressed

Penalties (Traditional Penalties)

$75 maximum civil penalty; no points or criminal sanctions; municipality retains operating costs; balance goes to court construction, drug courts and DWI prevention


Red Light Cameras

Violation/State Law

Limited

Permitted Locations/Criteria

DOT has banned cameras on state and federal roads; localities must post warning sign and beacon

Citation Issued To/Liability

Not addressed

Image Taken

Not addressed

Penalties (Traditional Penalties)

$75 maximum civil penalty; no points or criminal sanctions; municipality retains operating costs; balance goes to court construction, drug courts and DWI prevention

State