Top Kansas City ticket violators rack up over $30,000 in bills

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - 41 Action News requested the entire database of unpaid parking tickets for Kansas City. The results added up to nearly 39,000 tickets totaling an estimated $1.8 million in parking fines.

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Analysis of those records showed at least 160 people and companies had at least 10 unpaid tickets (note: The database used for the investigation was produced on April 10, 2012. It is possible that some tickets have been paid since that date).

Some drivers had accumulated 30, 40 or even 80 tickets. Here is a list of the top 20 offenders, with fines totaling over $30,000.

 

NAME TICKETS  FINE 
Andrea J. Wendel 82  $    3,106.50
Brenda M. Nelson 47  $    3,599.00
Jessica J. Bair 44  $    2,143.50
John C. Gordon 40  $    1,670.00
Maurice E. Harvey 39  $    1,705.50
Melissa S. Olvera 38  $    1,573.00
Scott D. Zabler 35  $    1,374.50
Richard W. Tyner 35  $    1,480.00
Amy M. Clay 34  $    1,544.00
Vajois M. Scott 29  $    1,477.00
Joseph R. Pulle 27  $    1,398.00
Kevin M. Shay 27  $    1,019.50
Brian A. Webb 27  $    1,398.00
Barbara A. Bishop 26  $    1,296.50
Leandrea E. Hannon 25  $        934.00
Thomas W. Reedy 25  $    1,007.50
Steven E. Nichols 24  $    1,064.00
Korrie L. Reeves 23  $        839.50
Kathryn L. Threlked 23  $        885.50
Toi Lee 22  $        747.00
   
Total  $  30,262.50
   
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