The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office 416 Traffic Unit is a state-funded program designed to provide traffic enforcement on secondary roads within Oakland County. The 416 Traffic Unit is available, upon request, to any police agency in Oakland County for any traffic-related enforcement and assistance including accident investigations.
Deputies assigned to the 416 Traffic Unit perform several duties, which include:
- Patrolling and monitoring traffic violations.
- Enforcing the criminal laws.
- Investigating accidents involving motor vehicles.
- Providing emergency assistance.
This group of highly trained deputies is a mobile strike force that can respond to serious multiple car crashes or police emergencies anywhere in the county. Through daily directed patrols, the 416 Traffic Unit has helped to make our secondary roads safer for the citizens of Oakland County.