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Is it illegal for a cop to speed trap without their lights on?

Windham, ME |
Attorney answers 3


It appears that your question is whether a cop can sit and run a speed trap without their car lights on. If this is your question, the answer is Yes. Good luck.

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Yes. See the Traffic Ticket info on the links.


Yes, the police doesn't need to have their lights on.

Attorney Jason Chan
77 Franklin Street, FL3
Boston, MA 02110

disclaimer: I am not licensed to practice law in your state. Please be aware that this is for informational purposes only.