New Zealand Law
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The Land Transport Act and the regulations do not state that a police officer must be in an overt position when they issue speeding tickets. The issue is whether the evidence has been collected according to the act and regulations, and so if they used an approved radar device, it doesn't matter if they did so while concealed. This type of infringement is what is called strict liability, so that once there is evidence of speeding, you can raise issues of reasonableness in the method of collecting the evidence.