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The Bristol Police Department is an accredited law enforcement agency located in Tennessee. The department patrols a total of 450 miles of roadway. There are 73 sworn police officers, 10 sworn part-time police officers and 27 civilian personnel employed by the department. The department is composed of 2 main divisions: operations and support services. Within the operations division, there is a criminal investigations unit and a patrol unit. The criminal investigations unit conducts investigations on crimes in the city. The patrol unit enforces all city, state and federal laws. The support services division is composed of the department’s administration, communications, evidence and property, animal control and records units.
The overall crime rate in Bristol is 42% higher than the national average. The violent crime rate in Bristol is 32% higher than the national average. The residents of Bristol have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of a crime. Bristol is statistically safer than 16% of all cities in the United States and safer than 26% of all cities in Tennessee.
The annual crime rate in Bristol per 100,000 people was 3,524 in 2020. Of the 3,524 crimes there were approximately 3.7 murders, 55.8 rapes, 44.6 robberies, 397.8 assaults, 513 burglaries, 2,245.4 thefts and 263.9 vehicle thefts. Bristol is rated “F” in public safety.
Matt Austin, Chief of Police
Email: [email protected]
Bristol Police Department
801 Anderson Street
Bristol, TN 37620