Windsor ON tramps Las Vegas in speed traps

We were quite surprised by the list released by the National Motorists Association of the 25 North American communities with the highest number of reported speed trap locations over the past two years. Windsor, On, ranked second city, across USA and Canada, for speed traps.

Here is the full ranking for North American speed traps:

1. Livonia, Michigan 27.9 speed traps per 100,000 residents
2. Windsor, Ont. 17.6
3. Orlando 17.2
4. Las Vegas 11.1
5. Denver 10.9
6. Reno, Nevada 10.4
7. Tampa 8.9
8. Colorado Springs, Colorado 7.2
9. Austin, Texas 6.1
10. Sarasota, Florida 6.1
11. Portland 5.8
12. Jacksonville, Florida 5.4
13. San Antonio (Bexar County) 5.3
14. Fresno 5.0
15. Hamilton 5.0
16. New Orleans 4.7
17. Toronto (Greater Toronto Area) 4.7
18. Houston (Harris County) 4.0
19. Edmonton 3.3
20. San Diego (San Diego County) 3.2
21. Indianapolis 3.2
22. San Jose, California 3.1
23. Chicago (Cook County) 1.9
24. Los Angeles (Los Angeles County) 1.6
25. New York (5 boroughs) 0.9

Our only, common sense, advice is that motorists have to always be mindful of the speed limits and related traffic laws. The reality is that mistakes do happen sometimes. If you receive a serious speeding ticket then hiring a licensed paralegal will ensure that your rights as a motorist are protected and the specifics of your case are represented fairly in traffic court.

Read entire article in National Post here.