South Pasadena, California Speed Traps
Lyndon St & Fair Oaks
Early morning pedestrian crosswalk trap. Multiple traffic officers are lined up on Lyndon St while one under cover officer walks the crosswalk in hopes an unlucky motorist will fail to yield to him during the entire crossing process.
Pine Ave. just west of Atlantic Blvd.
Police hide under the hanging vines of the Bank of the West exit driveway. Pine Ave. is posted 25 MPH. Also there is no right turn on red from Pine Ave. to Atlantic Blvd. While parking there they obstruct the exiting patrons from the bank.
Pine Ave. at Atlantic Blvd.
Police sometimes hide under the foliage at a bank’s exit driveway. The posted speed on Pine is 25 MPH. Also, there is no turn on red from eastbound Pine to southbound Atlantic.
Meridian Ave. between Monterey Rd and Alhambra Rd.
Traffic Engineering survey done 10/2008 for 32 mph.
Marked at 25 MPH.
Ticketed by laser 10/2011.
Motorcycle cop frequently sits in the Bristol Farms parking lot in the drive time commute. May get speeders but bigger focus seems to be people turning right on red in violation of "No Right on Red" sign from westbound Grevalia to northbound Fair Oaks.