Traffic Division

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Motor OfficerMain Line | 480.350.8376

The mission of the Tempe Police Department Traffic Bureau is to provide a safe, efficient environment for travel on the streets of Tempe by reducing accidents and maintaining as efficient traffic flow as possible.

The Traffic Bureau employs 32 people; the majority of which are motorcycle officers and sergeants. They have the responsibilities of enforcing all traffic laws, DUI reduction task force, emergency/ special event traffic control, and requests from citizens for specific neighborhood traffic enforcement.

Click the below link to watch a Public Safety Announcement about Bike Safety.


How to....

To learn more about SEMS (Selective Enforcement Motorcycle Squad), or to submit a neighborhood traffic concern

To learn more about parking enforcement, or to submit a parking concern

To pay a City of Tempe traffic or parking Citation

To sign up for defensive driving school

To request a copy of a City of Tempe police, or traffic accident report.

To register for a Children Are Priceless Passengers Class (CAPP)