This unit is comprised of 15 civilian Code Enforcement Officers and 3 civilian Code Enforcement Supervisors as well as 4 sworn Police Officers and a Police Sergeant.
In 2013, the Code Enforcement Unit investigated 11,326 complaints, issued 10,602 notices of violation, issued 894 citations, and removed 7509 illegal signs.
While located at One Justice Square, Officers are assigned geographic territories and are in the field during their workday. Officers not only respond to reported violations, but initiate cases as well. The primary function of the sworn Police Officers will be to proactively address areas in regards to crime statistics.
Although not required, typically a Notice of Violation will be issued with a compliance deadline. Upon follow up, if the violation(s) still exists, a citation can be issued.