Woman runs down Alkmaar traffic warden

9th February 2009, Comments 1 comment

Police in Alkmaar are looking for a driver who ran down a traffic warden on Saturday evening.

ALKMAAR—The incident, which was recorded on CCTV cameras, took place when the warden attempted to check the parking permit of a woman driver who was parked near the AZ football stadium.

The woman lost her temper, stepped on the accelerator and ran the warden down. He suffered back injuries.

There have been a number of incidents of aggression towards traffic wardens in the past few months.

Radio Netherlands/Expatica

1 Comment To This Article

  • Matt posted:

    on 10th February 2009, 11:12:04 - Reply

    It's no wonder these traffic wardens get attacked - they never use discretion during their work.

    I got a ticket last week because I didn't understand a Duch sign. The car park had a pay