College Engineering senior, student, walking home from campus library (UT austin) 11:15 pm. Been on campus since 9am. Crossed at crosswalk with red "hand" with policeman in full view, just as have done for previous years. Looked both ways before crossing, and policeman acknowledged, but said ticket was for own safety. Takes 12 steps, 5 seconds, to walk across intersection. NO cars coming at time. New Community court established for this and other similar infractions. Penalty to be fine and or community service. already very active in community service. No time due to studies. work for city of austin as an intern.