GHSA maintains data on state laws surrounding a number of highway safety issues. Below is information regarding laws in the state of Colorado. Please note that GHSA does not compile any additional data on state laws other than what is presented in these pages. For more information, consult the appropriate State Highway Safety Office.

Speed and Red Light Cameras: Colorado

Speed Cameras

Violation/State Law


Permitted Locations/Criteria

Construction and school zones, residential areas or adjacent to municipal park

Citation Issued To/Liability

Registered owner/Driver

Image Taken

Tag and driver

Penalties (Traditional Penalties)

$40 maximum or $80 in school zone; no points or record; warning for 1st offense if going 10 mph or less over speed limit ($151 including surcharge)

Red Light Cameras

Violation/State Law


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