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The Sweetwater Police Department is an accredited law enforcement agency located in Tennessee. The department is responsible for responding to calls for service, enforcing laws and ordinances, traffic control, conducting criminal investigations, and providing crime prevention and conflict resolutions to the residents of the city. The department also provides community service programs such as bike safety, gun safety, several drug awareness programs, and the Stranger Danger program. The department works hand in hand with the community to run neighborhood watch programs as well. Officers train members of the community in the Citizen’s Police Academy. All officers within the department are post-certified, radar certified, CPR certified, and required to complete 40 hours of in-service training annually.
The overall crime rate in Sweetwater is 122% higher than the national average, and the violent crime rate is 75% higher than the national average. The residents of Sweetwater have a 1 in 20 chance of becoming a victim of a crime. Sweetwater is statistically safer than 6% of all cities in the United States, and safer than 11% of the cities in the state of Tennessee.
The annual crime rate in Sweetwater per 100,000 people was 5,200 in the year 2020. Of the 5,200 crimes committed per 100,000 people, there were 16.9 robberies, 660.6 assaults, 779.1 burglaries, 3,201.2 thefts, and 542 vehicle thefts. The year over year crime rate in the city has decreased 6%. Sweetwater is rated “F” in public safety.
Robert Byrum, Chief of Police
Email: [email protected]
Sweetwater Police Department
208 Monroe Street
PO Box 267
Sweetwater, TN 37874
Population Served: 6,000
Number of Officers: 16