The Traffic Section, under supervision of Sgt. Steve Rankin, is responsible for the orderly flow of traffic through the city limits by monitoring drivers.
These officers respond to vehicle accidents, run radar, and perform funeral and dignitary escorts. Traffic officers are certified traffic homicide investigators, and are responsible for overseeing all traffic fatality investigations.
The Traffic Section is also responsible for overseeing all special functions which occur within the city such as parades, festivals, runs, and other traffic related activities. In addition, officers assigned to Cordova Mall and the downtown area work out of this section.