The Beat Officers patrol areas in the downtown and old Strathcona districts. These beats are designated patrol routes which the Officer enforces the Traffic Bylaw 5590.
This program gives parking enforcement officers the authority as per the Traffic Bylaw 5590 to conduct patrols and issue traffic tags related to parking infractions.
The program is divided into three separate groups.
The City Officers respond to specific parking complaints obtained by the Edmonton Police Service dispatch. Regular patrols are also conducted when not responding to dispatched calls.
Officers respond to specific event assignments such as festivals, concerts, football games and hockey games. Parking restrictions will be in effect during major Commonwealth Stadium events as per the Commonwealth Stadium Major Events Schedule.