Hornbeak, Tennessee Speed Traps
The signage is not the best and at the end of the month the cops are on the look out to get their quotas in. A ticket that is 12 miles over is $175. I don’t even think I was speeding but the state trooper had no mercy.
police hide behind church sign to catch people entering from the west
Highway 21 is a busy highway leading to Reelfoot Lake which is a major tourist attraction. Hiding behind buildings, over hills, and behind other obstructions is the favorite tactic of local police. Speeding tickets are a large source of revenue for this small town of approximately 450.