It's emerged that drivers who have accrued nearly three times the number of penalty points allowed on their licence are still on the road.
The research was done by the Institute of Advanced motorists who discovered one driver from Southend was found to have 30 points.
ITV News Anglia spoke to their Chief Examiner and began by asking him how drivers were getting away with it:
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