Mailing traffic tickets now illegal June 18, 2011 at 9:42 PM EST - Updated June 24 at 10:43 AM It is now illegal for towns in South Carolina to send traffic tickets in the mail. Governor Nikki Haley signed legislation on Friday that is designed to prevent the use of traffic cameras to target speeders. Police officers will now be required to hand deliver traffic citations on the side of the road. Copyright WCSC 2011. All rights reserved.