No, there is not a parking enforcement app that tells traffic personnel when specific meters expire.
No, you shouldn’t put a bag on a broken meter, nor should you believe that an already bagged meter is broken.
No, those pay stations on Larchmont, in Santa Monica and on Hollywood Blvd. don’t have sensors that wipe time credit clean when each vehicle leaves (yet).
No, they DON’T have quotas, contradictory to LA Weekly’s report.
And no, traffic officers are not maniacal sadists who get off by giving tickets.
Meet Traffic Officer Andre Smith
Beware of the passenger loading zone.
"Everybody thinks we're the bad guy until they need us," says Traffic Officer
From left: Sergeant Porter, Traffic Officer Smith and Lieutnant Bowie