Tyler, Texas Speed Traps
From SSE Loop 323 to FM 850 on State Hwy 31Eit is 60mph not 70mph like most people think. DPS Sheriff car and moto moniter this 2.5 mile stretch on a regular basis. Most people think it is automatic 70mph. They moniter both east and west bound traffic daily.
Speed drops to 50 mph for about 3/4 of a mile, and troopers or deputies will often back in off the road at night and sit in the dark and wait for you to come through.
Speed drops from 60 to 50, the back to 65.
As you are heading down South Donnybrook Ave. going toward ToysRUs A cop car sits in the parking lot of a synagogue (church), on your right. The speed limit is like 30 mph and they will get you. A cop sometimes sits at Winchester Blvd., a street right after the synagogue as well.
Tyler PD sits on the center lane of Paluxy, south of the loop facing north 100 yards from the loop. Easy to gain speed.
Going west from S. Beckham Blvd. crossing the bridge over the tracks, the motorcycle officers like to back up in the shrubs at the bottom of the hill and shoot radar coming from both directions. Posted speed is 35 and is sometimes hard to do even when coasting downhill both ways..