Parents who park illegally outside schools as they drop off and collect their children in Sunderland could now face being fined.
A new camera car has been brought in to patrol outside schools and catch cars which are parked illegally.
Sunderland council hopes that the new technology will stop parents from parking where they should not and make the roads safer for children.
You can watch the full report from Julia Barthram below.
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