About the Unit
The Traffic Unit of the Lockport Police Department is staffed by 1 officer. The officer assigned to the traffic unit is responsible for general traffic enforcement, directed traffic patrols, abandoned autos, and truck weight enforcement.
Outside the traffic unit, the Lockport Police Department also has several officers who are trained in truck weight enforcement. Those officers are specially trained to enforce the size, weight and load violations of vehicles of the second division. In addition, these officers also enforce violations of the designated truck routes within the city limits.
Local Bridge Weight Limits
Overweight Move Approval Form
Complete the following form and simply fax it to the police department number on the form. Please note, simply faxing this form does not constitute approval. Official approval needs to be signed by a department member with such authority. A follow-up phone call to the police department is recommended upon faxing of the form.
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