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: Denton, Texas
The combination of a change of road elevation and quick drop in posted speed limit makes this a trouble spot for drivers.
Beware of this Speedtrap:
West bound on Mingo Rd. as you pass TWU golf course .
Mingo Rd. as you are passing T.W.U. golf course, speed limit changes from 45 to 30 Mph. Because of change of road elevation you cannot see Motorcycle officer sitting on a side street running radar.
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