Tuesday, 12 April 2022

Driverless car appears to flee the scene after being pulled over by cops

quote [ The Cruise autonomous vehicle was stopped in San Francisco's Richmond District. ]

Riding in our driverless car the city comes into view on the horizon
[SFW] [science & technology] [+3 Funny]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:14amGMT]


Hugh E. said @ 1:57pm GMT on 12th Apr [Score:1 Insightful]
Cops are going to hate not being able to wag their proverbial dicks and humiliate people at minor traffic stops when driverless cars become prevalent. They'll probably take it out on jaywalkers.
dolemite said @ 2:02pm GMT on 12th Apr
Came here to say that. Driverless cars, by their very nature, are inadequately equipped to respect the officer's authority. And they can't blow the officer, even if it's a REALLY expensive ticket.
Marcel said @ 4:17pm GMT on 12th Apr
I'm sure they could add an officer blowing attachment.
Wulf said @ 5:01pm GMT on 12th Apr
Makes me wonder if police unions and/or private prison companies will lobby against them.
Hugh E. said @ 5:06pm GMT on 12th Apr
Most certainly. And small towns will definitely outlaw them. A vehicle that automatically obeys the law is bad for revenue.

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