Camino, California Speed Traps
CHP backs patrol car up to a tree, right next to the roadway, almost impossible to detect until it’s too late.
Hwy 50, Westbound, Just past 2nd Pollock Pines Exit, The freeway goes downhill at a steep grade causing acceleration. the CHP usually have 1-5 vehicles waiting at the bottom of the ravine. You cannot see them due to trees.
Big weekends, out-of-towners, Apple Hill Timers Beware!
Westbound on Hwy 50 just past Camino Heights and the Apple Cafe, CHP car frequently parked just past the curve coming into Placerville. Cars usually traveling past the speed limit and you are on this CHP car before you know it and must brake quickly to avoid going over posted limit as you pass the officer’s car. Frequently pulls over traffic during morning commute.
CHP car parked on the on ramp from the Truck Scale in Camino.
You cannot see the car until you are just past it and only then if you look in your passenger side mirror.