Feb. 26, 2012 - Dummy Cops Slow Speedsters In Japan: Life like models of Japanese traffic policeman placed, near zebra-crossings, intersections, and Country roads, to deter traffic Violators, and slow down speedsters, are found to be very effective, as they look so real to approaching drivers hart he or she is uncertain id it is a live cop, or dummy, Because for the uncertainty the pressure on the accelerator is lifted, and the car or truck slows down, and that is the whole idea behind the dummy cop

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Feb. 26, 2012 - Dummy Cops Slow Speedsters In Japan: Life like models of Japanese traffic policeman placed, near zebra-crossings, intersections, and Country roads, to deter traffic Violators, and slow down speedsters, are found to be very effective, as they look so real to approaching drivers hart he or she is uncertain id it is a live cop, or dummy, Because for the uncertainty the pressure on the accelerator is lifted, and the car or truck slows down, and that is the whole idea behind the dummy cop
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Feb. 26, 2012 - Dummy Cops Slow Speedsters In Japan: Life like models of Japanese traffic policeman placed, near zebra-crossings, intersections, and Country roads, to deter traffic Violators, and slow down speedsters, are found to be very effective, as they look so real to approaching drivers hart he or she is uncertain id it is a live cop, or dummy, Because for the uncertainty the pressure on the accelerator is lifted, and the car or truck slows down, and that is the whole idea behind the dummy cop. On Country roadsm, the dummy cop is sometimes place in a held concealed spot behind bushes on the side of the road, as though a police trap for speeders has been set-up, This little deceit is 99 percent effective in slowin vehicles, especially at night when the headlights pick out the half - concealed police man with an aerage of 47 person a day being killed in traffic accidents in japan, the good-looking japanese dummy cop, in his immaculate uniform and white gloves, is certainly helpin to redue the slaughter on the roads. photo shows One of the dummy traffic policme on ''Duty'' in Kamakura, Japan. (Credit Image: Keystone Pictures USA/ZUMAPRESS)