Driving is one of the best ways for people to get around. The driver in question could be themselves or a cab driver, or even a chauffeur, but most people prefer using personal transport (rather than public) to move around. There are times, however, when you tend to get a little enthusiastic about traffic-free roads and hit that accelerator with a little more vigor and end up going a few miles over the speed limit.

The next thing you know, thanks to radars, a police car is trailing you and you need to pull over and get either a citation or your license revoked depending on the gravity of your offence. A one-time offence is all well and good, but, sometimes even the police can entrap drivers by regularly pulling them over for speeding.

Radar detector technology has changed all that because it empowers drives to find and avoid speed traps as well as make sure that they know when and where to encounter the police.

It is obvious that when you choose to avoid law enforcement, that you will need to get a good radar detector. This radar detector should have a good GPS, it should also be able to intelligently scan the various radar bands to ensure that you don’t get false alarms (there are a lot of people who open their car doors!).

Another feature a good radar detector should have is to be able to send you alerts on time so that you don’t find yourself in the scanner for owning a radar detector to begin with! If someone knows that you are avoiding speeding tickets and citations because you have a radar detector, the chances are that you will not get a friendly reception.

The main reason that radar technology is still used, despite it being able to be detected is that it can expand and give the police a longer range as opposed to other technologies that have a very focused output.