• Share on Facebook
  • Share on Twitter
  • Share via Email

Call KPD Non-Emergency Phone Number at 865-215-4010

When Should I Call the Non-Emergency Line?

Visit JoinKnoxPD.com to Apply

Facebook/KnoxvillePDFacebook.com / KnoxvillePD
Twitter/Knoxville_PDTwitter.com / Knoxville_PD

  KPD Open Records
  Deputy Chief of Professional Standards
Internal Affairs Unit
Public Information Office
KPD Mission Statement
Chief Search
  Chaplain Corps
Crime Analysis Unit | Request Form [PDF]
Forensics Unit
Gang / Intelligence Unit
Internet Crimes Against Children Unit
Organized Crime Unit
Property Crimes Unit
Special Crimes Unit
Survey for Victims of Crime
Unsolved Murder Cases
Violent Crimes Unit
  Accreditation Unit
Child Safety Seat Checkpoints
Community Police Academy
Police Records & Accident Reports
Property Management Unit
Recruitment / Job Opportunities
Safety City Knoxville
School Resource Officer Program
T.R.A.C.K. Driving Program
Training Unit
  Animal Control
Cadet Program
Community Partnership Officers
Crash Information
Crisis Negotiation Unit
Honor Guard
Inspections Unit
Police Explorers
Special Operations Squad (SWAT)
Teleserve Unit
  Awards for Officers / Civilians 2004-2020
Crime Tips
Dealer License Information
Domestic Violence Help
Knox County Sheriff's Dept.
Knoxville FBI
KPD News & Alerts
KPD Open Records
KPD Phone List
Legacy Awards
LGBTQ Community Liaison
Police Advisory & Review Committee (PARC)
Red Light Cameras
Satisfaction Survey
Other Links of Interest
KPD Non-Emergency Phone Number

Emergency Phone Number
Call 911 or send a text to 911
Texting 911 should only be used in emergency situations when placing a call is not possible. Call if you can, text if you cannot.


Building Address
Knoxville Police Department
1650 Huron Street
Knoxville, TN 37917

Mailing Address
Knoxville Police Department
1617 Saint Mary Street
Knoxville, TN 37917


Help fight crime in your community. Remain Anonymous.
• Call the Crime Stoppers Hotline at
• Cash reward of up to $1,000. 
• Click here to submit a tip
• More info at EastTNValleyCrimeStoppers.org

2021 Annual ReportKPD Annual Report

The Knoxville Police Department annually prepares and provides a report on the activities and achievements of the department.
2021 KPD Annual Report [PDF]
KPD Annual Report Archive

Use of Force Policy

General Order No. 1.6 directive from Chief Eve Thomas provides specific guidelines regarding lethal and less lethal use of force by members of KPD.
Use of Force Policy - Updated on 12/15/20 [PDF]

Organizational Chart

The Knoxville Police Department is divided into three separate divisions, and all of the department's numerous units and special teams fall under those respective divisions and the commanders who oversee those divisions. 
Organizational Chart

Community Survey

The City of Knoxville Police Department is very concerned about our relationship with citizens in our community. As part of our community, your opinion is important to us. Your responses to this survey will be used to help us meet your needs and improve our service.
Take the Community Survey


The KPD Property Management Unit conducts fingerprinting for the public. This occurs on Wednesdays between 12:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. , excluding public holidays.  The cost is $20 and only digital prints, no ink fingerprints will be taken.

Report Suspicious Activity

If you are a victim or witness to a crime or you would like to report suspicious activity in your neighborhood, please use the Suspicious Activity form to document what you have experienced or witnessed. The questions in this form are the same questions that will be asked by E-911 and police.
Suspicious Activity Form [PDF]

Involved in a Crash?

Learn when to call 9-1-1 or 865-215-4010 and how to report your crash to the Tennessee Department of Safety.
More Information

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), is committed to protecting the public and ensuring that the rights of victims are carefully observed. HSI administers the Victim Notification Program which allows eligible victims and witnesses to obtain reliable and timely information regarding a criminal alien's release from custody. However, victims and witnesses are required to register with our agency in order to receive notification of a criminal alien's release. Listed below is a universal resource locator for the HSI Victim Notification Program. Simply click on the hyperlink and be transferred to a number of valuable victim services programs provided by ICE.

Crime Stats and Information

View Crime Map

View local crime stats on the Community CrimeMap at 

Want to request specific crime information from the Knoxville Police Department?
Download the Crime Analysis Citizens Request Form [PDF]

KPD Open Records

• View KPD's Open Records page for calls of service and other records