Salem, Massachusetts Speed Traps
Wilson street is 25 mph but is a direct road to NSMC parking, the Salem golf course, Salem Middle and High School and out to 107/highway. Cops HIDE in the golf course parking lot where street curves and trees/brush allow them not to be seen until its far to late. Don’t care if you are rushing a sick person to the hospital or conducting work there.
This 1.5 rural road without any residences connecting Swampscott and Marblehead to the highway had its posted limit of 40 mph recently reduced to 25 mph!
The speed lmit is set at 30 MPH but the road is paved and smooth speed is most time above 35 MPH. The 85% tile usage. Salem is the second highest community in MA regading administering speeding tickets,
The speed limit on bridge is 30mph but the bridge has an incline to it so you have to speed up to get over incline. The cop has his cruiser parked on other side of bridge going into Salem.
They sit in the driveway to the Public boat launch just before the Kernwood Bridge or just after the bridge if you are comming from Beverly. Speed limit is 30mph and a lot go 40mph.