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a trap arranged on a roadway for catching speeders

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According to (https://www.theverge.com/2019/1/19/18189559/google-maps-speed-limits-android-and-ios-apps) The Verge , the new (www.ibtimes.com/mh370-engine-spotted-cambodia-jungle-google-maps-theorist-claims-2728260) Google Maps update adds the speed limit and speed trap icons on the roads its users are passing through. The icons will show up automatically to help the users adjust their speed accordingly and avoid any speed violations on the way.
This is not enough to convict a motorists however, if drivers are warning others about a speed trap implemented by the police, they could be in breach of section 89 of the Police Act 1997.
When speed traps were removed we were assured that mobile speed cameras would replace them.
The decision of the Supreme Court of Appeals ruled out that all traffic controls including speed traps should be aimed at protecting the public and helping them to drive safely and that it is unacceptable to set up a speed trap and expect a driver who fails to comply with the speed limit to pay a fine without first informing the driver about it.
Race to the negotiated procedure for the award of the 6419 EGPN supply of speed traps, cat.
The communications ministry and traffic police recently decided to install speed cameras, speed traps and speed bumps to make the road less attractive to would-be racers.
To be caught in a speed trap does not prove anything except that it is the victim's turn to be on the wrong road at the wrong time.
Of course this is an excellent way of encouraging motorists to speed up and go straight into the speed traps by the telephone exchange, which is approx 200 metres after the 30mph signs.
Summary: More than a year after radar speed traps were installed across the country, the number of deaths from car accidents has barely changed.
The average number of collisions and casualties each year at four camera sites in Warwickshire was higher than before the speed traps were installed.
"Let's face it, speed traps are out there, and they work as a law enforcement action that allows (police) to collect revenue," said Gary Biller, the association's executive director.
Users tag locations on a map where they have seen speed traps, building a continually updated database.
It seems an open invitation to once again become a national laughingstock for speed traps. Arkansas doesn't need to be taking steps backward.
Former Formula One driver and TV star Tiff Needell - who is the voice of two in-car systems that warn drivers of speed traps - has been charged with speeding at 91mph on the M4 in South Wales.