Vehicle violation enforcement system and method

  • US 7,988,046 B2
  • Filed: 11/11/2008
  • Issued: 08/02/2011
  • Est. Priority Date: 06/16/2004
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method for enforcing parking violations comprising the steps of:

  • communicating a violation and a location and ID of a vehicle locking boot attached to a vehicle to a host system controlled by an entity representing a summons issuing controlling governing body, communicating the identification of the host system to a person responsible for the vehicle, receiving payment of an associated fine, communicating a boot release code to the person responsible for the vehicle upon payment of the associated fine and receiving from the person responsible for the vehicle a deposit prior to the boot release code being communicated, receiving the boot from the responsible person and returning the deposit to the person responsible for the vehicle after receiving the boot.

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