Nothing says “welcome to summer” like a lame traffic ticket
September 27, 2012
Nothing says “welcome to summer” like a lame traffic ticket—especially when you’re in another state. But how do you know which states are most likely to ruin your vacation? Most municipalities don’t want to publicize their ticket-happy ways.
Luckily, the 30-year-old National Motorists Association (NMA) has updated its traffic ticket rankings to give travelers insight into ticket-happy locales.
After crunching the numbers, the NMA found that Nevada is the state most likely to issue you a traffic ticket. The state where you’re least likely to get ticketed is Wyoming, followed closely by Montana.
2012 Top 10 Metro Area Rankings
(ranked from most likely to ticket drivers):