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The Nashville Metro Police Department is an accredited law enforcement agency located in Tennessee. The department has 6 main service divisions: administrative, community, executive, investigative, patrol, and support. The administrative services division is composed of the forensic services unit, the records unit, the training academy, human resources, and the information and technology unit. This division maintains all the police records, handles all of the department’s recruiting, processes all evidence from crime scenes, and oversees the department’s officer training process. The community services division organizes the different precincts of the department. There are 8 precincts within the city. Each precinct commander organizes and executes community services such as drug drop boxes and crime mapping. The executive services division is made up of the commanding staff of the department. These officers are responsible for the accreditation of the department and the city’s crime analysis. The investigative services division is responsible for conducting investigations of crimes committed within the city limits. These crimes range from theft to homicide. The patrol division is responsible for enforcing laws and ordinances, and providing crime prevention and conflict resolution. These officers are first on scene of a crime or traffic accident. The support services division is composed of the evidence storage unit, special operations unit, and warrants unit. The evidence storage unit keeps all evidence collected by the department safe and organized. The special operations unit is responsible for tactical operations, emergency contingency, SWAT and negotiations, and traffic operations. These officers are highly trained in high-risk operations. The department also provides community service programs such as Christmas charities, and youth programs.
The overall crime rate in Nashville is 123% higher than the national average, and the violent crime rate is 198% higher than the national average. The residents of Nashville have a 1 in 20 chance of becoming a victim of a crime. Nashville is statistically safer than 3% of all cities in the United States, and safer than 4% of all cities in the state of Tennessee.
The annual crime rate in Nashville per 100,000 people was 5,229 in the year 2020. Of the 5,229 crimes committed per 100,000 people there were 16.4 murders, 56 rapes, 253.2 robberies, 830.1 assaults, 544.3 burglaries, 3,086.9 thefts, and 441.9 vehicle thefts. The year over year crime rate has increased by 2%. Nashville is rated “F” in public safety.
John Drake, Chief of Police
Email: [email protected]
Metro Nashville Police Department Headquarters
600 Murfreesboro Pike
Nashville, TN 37210
Population Served: 690,000
Number of Officers: 1,768