Driver who fitted jammer to her BMW to avoid speeding fines is convicted

Driver who fitted jammer to her BMW to avoid speeding fines is convicted of perverting the course of justice despite claiming she used laser to park Police tried to check what speed Debra Brown was doing in the BMW in 2017 But the signal of their speed guns was jammed and they became suspicious Brown, 56, claimed she used a device attached to her BMW 135 to park Following a trial, she is found guilty of perverting the course of justice 

By Richard Spillett, Crime Correspondent For Mailonline

Published: 14:02 BST, 7 May 2019 | Updated: 14:02 BST, 7 May 2019

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A motorist who installed a jamming device on her car to avoid speeding fines has avoided a jail term.

Debra Brown, 56, was spotted driving her BMW 135i on a country road but when cops tried to measure her speed they found their equipment was being jammed.

Police launched an investigation and when Brown's car was seized an examination revealed it was fitted with a Laser Pro Park device, which was connected to a Speed Cheetah.

When questioned about the device, Brown claimed it had been fitted to the vehicle to assist her when parking, Teesside Crown Court was told.

Debra Brown has been convicted of perverting the course of justice after fitting a jammer to her car to avoid speeding fines

Debra Brown has been convicted of perverting the course of justice after fitting a jammer to her car to avoid speeding fines

When the device prevented police from testing her speed, she claimed it helped her to park

When the device prevented police from testing her speed, she claimed it helped her to park

Brown, from the village of Appleton Wiske, North Yorkshire, denied perverting the course of justice but was convicted after a two day trial.

She

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