The Austin Police Department Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Unit works to ensure Austin has the safest roadways in Texas with regard to commercial vehicle traffic.
Following FMCSA, State and Local Law, the APD Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Unit will:
- Actively remove unsafe drivers and unsafe vehicles from the roadway by random vehicle inspections,
- Work collaboratively with other law enforcement agencies during enforcement initiatives,
- Work with the trucking industry to gain compliance,
- Educate the Austin community on roadway safety.
The APD Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Unit welcomes and participates in opportunities for educational outreach to increase awareness of commercial vehicle related issues that impact public safety, and traffic congestion.