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The Memphis Police Department is an accredited law enforcement agency located in Tennessee. The department is composed of 6 divisions: administration, patrol, special operations, investigations, and information systems. The administration division is responsible for the department’s accreditation and research, overseeing the city’s communications center, and maintaining the city’s police records. The communications center dispatches the city’s emergency calls for police, fire and emergency medical services. The patrol division responds to calls for service. These officers are responsible for crime prevention and conflict resolution. The special operations division is made up of highly trained officers who respond to high-risk calls. The organized crime, gang, and narcotics units are part of the division. The investigations division is responsible for conducting investigations on personal, property, and violent crimes. The officers work to apprehend criminals and prepare cases for prosecution. The information systems division constantly updates the city’s crime statistics.
The overall crime rate in Memphis is 237% higher than the national average, and the violent crime rate is 506% higher than the national average. The residents of Memphis have a 1 in 13 chance of becoming a victim of a crime. Memphis is statistically safer than 1% of all cities in the United States, and is not safer than any other cities in the state of Tennessee.
The annual crime rate in Memphis per 100,000 people was 7,913 in the year 2019. Of the 7,913 crimes committed there were approximately 44.4 murders, 63.1 rapes, 327.4 robberies, 1,917.1 assaults, 895.8 burglaries, 3,982.6 thefts, and 682.4 vehicle thefts. The year over year crime rate has decreased by 1%. Memphis is rated “F” in public safety.
Cerelyn Davis, Chief of Police
Email: [email protected]
Memphis Police Department
201 Poplar Avenue STE 12-05
Memphis, TN 38103
Population Served: 650,000
Number of Officers: 1,900