Overland Park resident fights speeding ticket in Eudora

By Richard Gwin · March 3, 2011 · Comment on this

Overland Park resident Andrew Koepke talks about a speeding ticket he received from the City of Eudora. Koepke fought the ticket in court, arguing that a city police officer could not issue the ticket because the stretch of road where the incident happened is under county jurisdiction. Koepke won his case.

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John Hamm 7 years, 3 months ago

I'm hoping some other officer catches him.

jhawkinsf 7 years, 3 months ago

If you speed and get a ticket, you should pay your ticket and slow down. It's attitudes like this person's that teach us not to accept responsibility for our actions. I sure hope this gentleman is not a teacher. He said during the video that the money from his ticket and others issued at that location should have gone to the county. If he did in fact pay the ticket to the county, then I would respect his position.

BigPrune 7 years, 3 months ago

What's up with the flashing lights 20 mph school zone on Church Street -where there isn't a school anymore! (Across from Kwik Shop)

just curious.

Belinda Rehmer 7 years, 3 months ago

You are correct, the school is not open, however it is still a bus stop and children cross Church Street at 12th to get to the bus stop the lights are still active to keep our children safe.

03harleyrider 7 years, 3 months ago

Boo just goes to show everyone has to be involved in each others lives! cops fishing out of their jurisdiction. good job Bob! I would have challenged the citation also. "and i am a Lawrence resident who loves speeding, not of JOCO Origins"

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