Dublin Metropolitan Region
Traffic Corps Dublin Metropolitan Region
The Traffic Corp's main role is to ensure the free movement of traffic and enforce all aspects of traffic legislation in the greater Dublin area. It does this through enforcement operations and roads policing.
The DMR Traffic Corps was established in 1953 and is based in Dublin Castle. It has evolved with the establishment of dedicated divisional traffic units.
It is headed by a Chief Superintendent and supported by 2 Superintendent, 2 Inspectors, 15 Sergeants, 101 Gardaí based in Dublin Castle. In addition there are a further 2 Inspectors, 11 Sergeants and 80 Gardaí in Divisional Traffic Units attached throughout in the Dublin Area.
There are an assortment of vehicles in the DMR Traffic Corps fleet as follows:
Marked (overt) patrol cars
Unmarked (covert) patrol cars
4 wheel drive Jeeps
1 ' Robot' - Mobile Speed Detection Van
The Traffic Corps in the Dublin Metropolitan Region can be contacted at:
DMR Traffic Division