What is a Speed Trap?
Detailed research by the U.S. Department of Commerce has shown that the safest rate of travel is a few miles per hour above the average traffic speed. Enforced speed limits set below that average speed are speed traps, sacrificing safety for revenue.
Speed Trap Round Up: Centennial, Colorado
36 to 1 votes by motorists that this is indeed an speed trap
Beware of this Speedtrap:
S. University Blvd, between Dry Creek and Easter Avenue
Cops are ticketing citizens on S. University Blvd, between Dry Creek and Easter Avenue. I was traveling 4 MPH **UNDER** the speed limit and got a $100 fine.
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