The Motorcycle Traffic Squad consists of 12 motorcycle units and one parking violation deputy under the direction of Corporal Michael Lewis. The squad focuses on gaining voluntary compliance of all traffic laws through aggressive enforcement of the traffic code. The goal of this enforcement is to reduce personal injury and property damage resulting from traffic accidents
The motorcycle units also handle the investigations of motor vehicle accidents, perform traffic surveys and provide assistance with the effort to increase seatbelt usage. Another additional duty of the motorcycle units is to provide funeral escorts as needed.
Due to their mobility and maneuverability, they perform this function more efficiently than other vehicles. These units have become very professional and proficient in handling funeral escorts, and consistently receive accolades for their efforts.
Parking Violations Deputy
Broad Street is the assigned patrol area of the parking violation deputy. This deputy is responsible for the enforcement of parking regulations along Broad Street and its adjoining roads and streets. The patrol area is covered on foot.