Virginia trucker makes his license plate retractable with the pull of a cable to escape camera (ADDITION)By Peter Samuel on October 14, 2011
Port Authority NYNJ police have caught a trucker at the George Washington Bridge toll plaza trying to evade tolls with a jerry-rigged license plate hoist cable. 36 year old Nelson Vaquiz who lives just north of Richmond VA, and owner-driver of an 18-wheeler, is free on $5,000 bail after being pulled over and charged with theft of services, possession of burglary tools, and eluding arrest.
Many people have called it the "honor system" on New Jersey's Garden State Parkway. If you find you don't have the necessary coins in an Automatic Coin Machine (ACM) lane there's a box dispenser of pre-addressed envelopes. If you are a good guy you grab an envelope from the box, and go on your way.
Shi Jianfeng of Henan province in China got life imprisonment for toll evasion and fraud Tuesday, according to Xinhua newsagency. Prosecutors said that Shi, who sold sand, evaded expressway tolls totaling Y3.86m ($525,000) in some 2,362 trips past toll points.
Army vehicles go toll-free in China.
Delaware DOT's #1 toll violator has been caught and charged with felony theft of services (TOS) for $4,748 in evaded tolls and another approximate $30k of unpaid fees and penalties.