So what city, state or other do you refuse to speed? And why?

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I never speed with Kids in the cars.
I think the first sentence from my daughter was "Wee, go faster daddy" as I was sliding around a circle on ramp. It was only after she took drivers training that I looked over and noticed panic in her eyes. It took her a few years to ignore her training and trust her dad again [the only one in the family including her who didn't cause an accident]. Now at 25 she will tell me how cool it was that I got a little slide around those circle on ramps.
My ex wife would hit my leg when she noticed that I was driving PSL+5. My wife now will ask why I am driving so slow if I'm only going PSL +15.
 

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Agree with everyone here, just don't go to VA. No detectors, criminalized speeding, tolls. Troopers must wear their hats too tight there, and politicians must have never had to be anywhere on time.
 

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What's wrong with Ohio? As far as I've seen where I live (NW OH) speed enforcement is actually relatively rare. I'll see OHP once in a while, and maybe once every two weeks a local cop setting up a trap, but that's really it. They won't usually get you for going 10 over on the highway.
 

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rarely in areas that I've never driven through before, up to 5 over max. One city in particular is Wheaton IL. They're brutal especially after dark. Had a friend get pulled over for 4 over! In areas i frequent though, 8-12 over in the city, 12-18 on the highway.
 

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Virginia, I hate that state, cursed the whole ride through VA and was happy once I passed it. Needed to go to NJ and it was just a crap hole with all the fake aircraft vascar signs and driving through it with a Uniden R1. I usually speed, but if there is family inside or the lady, then it is only +10 max.
Agree with everyone here, just don't go to VA. No detectors, criminalized speeding, tolls. Troopers must wear their hats too tight there, and politicians must have never had to be anywhere on time.

Emporia limits or really the County next door SouthHampton County on 58. That County and State like taking you down with Laser and Radar. Running solo at good speeds, don't... Don't have LJs, better get them. Seen them in 10 mile stretch, 6 LEOs having a great day.
 
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One of the first investments after I get my PharmD is probably going to be some good parking sensors.
 

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Here in Arkansas I generally stay within +15 of the PSL (although I've been breaking my own rule here lately). Anything more and you can be charged with a Class C misdemeanor of reckless driving punishable by five days in jail. In Texas I keep it within +25 for the same reasons. I travel a lot for work and usually stay within +10 until I get a feel for the area. If I'm in a rental car for work I will stay within +10 for the duration of the trip.
In Arkansas, I always start with good intentions and then forget as quickly. I will always remember being quite serious with my wife stating that I will drive at or around the PSL all of the way from NW Arkansas until Dallas TX. She rolled her eyes. Six minutes later I tucked myself behind at a safe distance a rabbit and found myself +25 for the next 350 miles.
But in Arkansas, I will always try to drive at the PSL in Siloam Springs AR/OK [town is split between AR and OK]. I've been on that stretch hundreds of times and it is rare that they aren't running radar especially on the OK side. In OK, Stringtown was once known as the speed trap town of the nation. Actually pretty much all small towns you can expect a speed trap. ALL SMALL TOWNS that are on a highway in OK you will find radar running.
 

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I95 through GA is a dangerous place I speed but keep eyes in the back of my head
 

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Here in deep South Texas I will not speed in the cities of Los Fresnos, Hidalgo, and La Joya. Fuzz are real jerks in these areas and won't even cut their own grandmothers a break. Going up to San Antonio on 281 Premont and George West are definite no speed zones. Heading to Houston on 77 Kingsville and Refugio are on my no fly zone as well. On I35 north of San Antonio I take it easy as that is Laser Alley from Selma all the way to Temple. Tons of I/O Ka Band from DPS as well.
Take care to respect speed limits in school and construction zones especially with double fine when workers are present.
 

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I recently moved to college station and I rarely speed anymore. Driving in the city sucks. I'm used to nice curvy hill country roads. Now most of the time traffic is too bad to approach the speed limit let alone exceed it. Also, I've been riding the bike more with no Rd and there's lots of cops here so I'm cautious. Overall this city driving sucks and is making me rarely speed.

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