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The Jefferson City Police Department is an accredited law enforcement agency located in Tennessee. The department is composed of 3 main divisions: patrol, criminal investigations, and animal control. The patrol division is responsible for preventing and deterring criminal activity in the community. These officers are also responsible for enforcing laws and ordinances. The criminal investigations division conducts investigations of crimes committed within city limits. The officers gather information and evidence used to solve crimes and prosecute the criminals. The animal control division handles stray animal, cruelty, abuse and animal bite cases. The department also offers community services such as self defense and crime prevention classes.

The overall crime rate in Jefferson City is 5% lower than the national average. The violent crime rate in Jefferson City is 62% lower than the national average. The residents of the city have a 1 in 45 chance of becoming a victim of a crime. Jefferson City is statistically safer than 40% of all cities in the United States, and safer than 54% of all cities in the state of Tennessee.

The annual crime rate in Jefferson City per 100,000 people was 2,223 in the year 2019. Of the 2,223 crimes committed, there were approximately 36.6 rapes, 12.2 robberies, 97.7 assaults, 256.6 burglaries, 1,697.6 thefts, and 122.1 vehicle thefts. The year over year crime rate has decreased by 43%. Jefferson City is rated “B” in public safety.

Andy Dossett, Chief of Police

Jefferson City Police Department
100 City Center Drive
Jefferson City, TN 37760
Phone: 865-475-2002
Fax: 865-475-4794

Population Served: 8,000
Number of Officers: 25

Jefferson City, Tennessee Information

Jefferson City is located in Jefferson County, Tennessee. The city covers a total of 6.757 square miles and has a population of 8,237. The population is part of the Morristown Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city was incorporated in 1901. There are currently 25 registered sex offenders residing in Jefferson City.

Jefferson City has a City Council and Mayor as their form of local government. The mayor is the elected official who serves as the chief executive officer for the city. The mayor is responsible for the administration of all city government programs and services. The current mayor is Mitch Cain.

Contact the Mayor:

Mitch Cain, Mayor
Phone: 865-475-9071
Fax: 865-475-8224

Record Requests and Mugshots in Jefferson City, Tennessee

Public records are available through Jefferson City’s local government. The public records request coordinator for the city is the city recorder. Record requests can be submitted in person or through the mail. A record request form is available for download on the Jefferson City webpage.

Police records are available through the Jefferson City Police Department. Record requests must be submitted in person. Proof of identity is required when submitting a request.

All persons arrested by the Jefferson City Police Department are transported to the Jefferson County Jail. The jail does not have a public inmate roster to view mugshots at this time. Inmate records and mugshots are available through the Jefferson County Jail.

County Sheriff, Warrant, Most Wanted Information in Jefferson City, Tennessee

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department is a law enforcement agency located in Dandridge, Tennessee. The mission of the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is to protect the rights of people within its jurisdiction to be free from crime and disorder. The department does this by providing quality public service.

The Sheriff’s Department does not have a most wanted list or a public warrant search. Warrant information is only released in person at the department.

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department
765 Justice Center Drive
Dandridge, TN 37725
Phone: 865-397-3786

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