The Uniform Division is comprised of four shifts, a traffic unit, and a school resource unit. Each unit is supervised by a Sergeant and under the command of Lieutenant Steagall. Patrol officers work 12 hours per day in an “Every-Other-Weekend-Off ” schedule. Patrol officers rotate between working days and working nights every 28 days. Each shift is commanded by a Sergeant who is assisted by a Corporal.
The Traffic Division, led by Sergeant Scott Sterling is on duty 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday. Traffic Officers Investigate motor vehicle accidents, parking complaints, radar requests, escorts, and special events. Some traffic officers are also Motor Officers and ride Harley Davidson motorcycles.
The Investigation Division is supervised by Sergeant Keith Scoby. This division investigates all crimes such as burglaries, robberies, thefts, and assaults after uniform patrol officers start an initial investigation.
To obtain copies of accident and incident reports, fingerprints, or to file charges, contact our Records Department or click here to purchase accident records, if available. The Denham Springs Police Department does not take payments for traffic tickets. All fines must be paid directly to City Court or may be paid online by visiting dsclerkofcourt.org
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