The St. Cloud Police Department Special Operations Division also oversees a four person Traffic Unit consisting of three full time traffic officers who are each assigned a traffic motorcycle, and one full time sergeant who supervises the unit. Their main function is to respond to all traffic related calls that are received by the department.
The secondary function of the Traffic Unit is to concentrate on high vehicle crash locations, using statistical data, in an effort to reduce the number of crashes. The traffic unit also targets areas with traffic concerns by the citizens of the City of Saint Cloud.