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KPD Non-Emergency Phone Number
865-215-7450


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.


CRIME STOPPERSSubmit A Crime Tip

Help fight crime in your community. Remain Anonymous.
• Call the Crime Stoppers Hotline at
865-215-7165
• Cash reward of up to $1,000. 
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Annual Report 2020KPD Annual Report

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

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.
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Private Property Traffic Accident Report

The driver of a vehicle involved in an accident resulting in injury to or death of any person or property damage to an apparent extent of fifty dollars ($50.00) or more shall immediately by the quickest means of communication give notice of such accident to the local police department if such accident occurs within a municipality, otherwise to the office of the county sheriff or the nearest office of the state highway patrol. 
Private Property Traffic Accident Report [PDF] 


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.
www.ice.gov/victim-notification


Crime Stats and Information

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


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