SOUTH Australians will be able to take a more active role in tackling hoon driving with the announcement that, if elected, the Labor Party will fund the development of a new “Dob in a Hoon” smart phone app.
The app will allow the public to lend their eyes and ears to police by reporting excessive speeding and dangerous hoon driving in real time.
It will be made available for both Apple and Android phones and will complement SAPOL’s Traffic Watch 24 hour hotline.
Police Minister Chris Picton said the proposed app would build on the State Government’s strong anti-hoon laws.
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