New website pinpoints speed traps

user-gravatar Headshot (, an Internet Web site based in Portland, OR, has released a new Web application for drivers around the world. The application, called Speed Trap, combines Microsoft Live Maps and the ability to pinpoint and review speed traps located anywhere on the planet. The information shared by its members is placed into a database and can be viewed by anyone. The new Web application is located at Members of have the ability to add new speed trap locations and can review speed traps already posted. In addition to the location of the trap, members can post detailed information such as the type of speed detection used, posted speed limit, and level of enforcement.