The main objectives of the STEP Unit are to enforce traffic laws in the City of Doraville and to report and investigate serious injury and fatal accidents. STEP Officers are available, during their shift, to assist regular Uniform Patrol with calls and manpower needs and shall be available for special details as needed.
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The STEP Unit also maintains the speed management signs within the city deploying them to problematic areas in efforts to reduce speeding and accidents. STEP Officer’s gather useful data from the signs and utilize the information to focus the unit’s enforcement efforts.
The STEP Unit is assigned to the Field Operations Division, and as such is deployed at the direction of the Division Commander.