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Henderson Police

Patrol Division

Traffic Unit - Commercial Vehicle Team

The Henderson Commercial Vehicle team is comprised of one Sergeant and seven Officers. These officers work commercial enforcement only part time, as they are also in charge of field services and special enforcement. The Commercial Enforcement Teamís primary goal is to keep the streets of Henderson safe by enforcing commercial truck safety rules and ensuring that they are being maintained properly.

The Commercial Vehicle team conducts three types of enforcement. The levels of enforcement are rated levels I, II and III. A level III is the least invasive while a Level I is the most. A Level I inspection can take several hours per truck and includes inspection of the log book, driver credentials, and a complete inspection of the trucks engine, brakes, lights and other operating equipment.

Commercial Vehicle Enforcement 2009

Yearly Totals

Number of Level 1 Inspections: 260
Number of Level 2 Inspections: 15
Number of Level 3 Inspections: 4
Totals 279
Equipment Violations 504
Equipment citations issued 101
Vehicles Put Out-of-Service 64
Driver Violations 37
Driver citations issued 23
Drivers put Out-of-Service 7

To report any problems related to traffic, parking or other traffic-enforcement related issues, please submit this form. The Henderson Police Departmentís Traffic Bureau will be processing your request.

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