The Roadblock Registry

Over 3,000 user-submitted roadblock locations in the United States and Canada.

Browse for specific roadblocks by clicking on the appropriate state or province below.

What is a Roadblock?

A roadblock is a barricade set up by law enforcement to selectively stop and question motorists. The only justification for stopping citizens under a roadblock scenario is to warn them of unseen peril that could cause injury or death. Too often roadblocks are used to circumvent the need for probable cause to interrogate and search occupants of motor vehicles.

State / Province Spotlight

Illinois
Illinois
With its congestion, aggressive traffic enforcement and a plethora of ticket cameras, Chicago has a well-deserved reputation as a tough place to get around. But don’t let down your guard once you…
Louisiana
Louisiana
Louisiana is the latest state to try to outlaw speed traps. State Representative Regina Barrow recently proposed legislation that would define a speed trap as a stretch of road for which no valid s…
Florida
Florida
Florida is home to two of the most notorious speed trap towns in the country, Waldo and Lawtey. Waldo, however, was recently put out of business after the town council voted to disband the police d…

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