• DMPD K9 Teams wins First Place

    The DMPD K9 Team attended the Annual Region 21 Narcotic Trials in Fort Madison, Ia and for the first time in DMPD history, the team received first place during the competition for overall best team achievements.

    Other

  • Mounted Patrol Training

    Mounted Patrol officers and their horses train in a variety of unusual environments.

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Traffic Unit

 

The Traffic Unit is a line of support that provides technical expertise to the department in the areas of accident investigation, drunk and/or impaired driving detection and arrest and the operation of speed detection Doppler and Laser Radar. This unit is responsible for the investigation of all serious and fatal motor vehicle accidents that occur within the city limits. The Unit investigates citizen complaints of speeding vehicles, illegal parking and other traffic related issues. The Unit facilitates the planning and coordination of security, police escorts and/or crowd control for over 80 special events each year.
 

More information about our Traffic Units

 

DMPD Traffic Complaint Hot-Line

 

Speed and Traffic Enforcement

 

Accident Investigation

 

Hit and Run Investigations

 

OWI / Drug Recognition Testing

 

Crossing Guards

 

Special Events and Parades