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The Traffic Investigation Unit is composed of the Accident Investigation Section, the Traffic Investigation Section, the Commercial Vehicle Inspection Section, and the DUI Section. The Traffic Investigation Unit is responsible for conducting thorough investigations of major crashes and traffic-related crimes, as well as performing specialized enforcement functions that require advanced training.
Accident Investigation Section
AIS officers respond to all major crash scenes which result in loss of life or life-threatening injury. These highly trained officers utilize the latest technology in the reconstruction of vehicular collisions. AIS investigators can be reached directly at (816) 482-8193.
Traffic Investigation Section
TIS detectives investigate hit-and-run collisions within the city, as well as any traffic case that requires additional follow-up. TIS detectives can be reached at 816-482-8190.
Commerical Vehicle Enforcement Section
CVES officers are federally certified experts in commercial vehicle and heavy truck inspection. These officers undergo extensive training and are charged with the responsibility of enforcing motor carrier laws within the city. CVES officers can be reached at (816) 482-8286.
|The DUI Section proactively patrols the city, targeting drivers who are under the influence of alcohol or drugs. DUI Section officers, each of whom are certified as Drug Recognition Experts, additionally conduct sobriety checkpoints and saturation patrols to identify impaired drivers and prevent serious crashes. The DUI Section can be contacted at (816) 482-8196.|
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