If you have an emergency, call 911 or 362-5111.
If you do not have an emergency but would like an officer response you can call 362-5115. Or you can view our contact page here
Sharing the Road with Trucks
When fully loaded, a big rig can weigh 80,000 pounds and require the length of a full football field to come to a complete stop. The more you know about driving with trucks, the safer roads will be for all of us.
Trucks create wind gusts that can blow you off the road or out of your lane. Keep both hands on the wheel when you pass a truck or when a truck passes you.
If a truck is signaling to change lanes, give it space. An average truck changing lanes at highway speeds needs an eight-second gap (700 feet) - that's the length of 2-1/2 football fields.
Right Hand Turns
If a truck is signaling a right-hand turn, stay behind the truck. Trucks need to swing wide to the left when making a right turn.
Every truck has four blind spots, or "no-zones," where your vehicle is invisible: