In every hierarchy there must be a bottom bitch, and of all the beat-walking, badge-wearing, revenue-raising officers in this world, clearly the lowest and most miserable of them all is the parking enforcement agent.

Since 2008, Parking Wars has followed this spiteful and unforgiving lot in Philadelphia, Detroit, and Rhode Island as employees wield what little power they have, ticketing, booting, and towing cars—and, of course, calling real cops when shit gets out of hand. To all the overzealous meter maids of the world, we've got your 12 inches from the curb right here!