Bicycle Safety Campaign Early Data Shows Promising Results - Early Knoxville Police Department data following a recent bicycle-safety campaign is showing that use of new technology to raise awareness of Tennessee’s three-foot passing law has actually changed driving behaviors. State and local law require drivers to maintain a minimum three-foot distance when passing bicyclists. Data … Continue reading Bicycle Safety Campaign Early Data Shows Promising Results
Knoxville Police Department (KPD) To Participate In Click It Or Ticket Campaign - As summer kicks off and families hit the road for vacation, The Knoxville Police Department is partnering with the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) to remind motorists to “Click It or Ticket.”
Knoxville Police Department's Defensive Driving Program for Teens - Each month, the Knoxville Police Department (KPD) offers a teen defensive driving program called T.R.A.C.K. (Training, Responsibility, Awareness, Confidence, Knowledge).
Officer Barry (B.K.) Hardin was named the Purple Heart recipient at the Knoxville Police Department’s Recognition Luncheon on Monday, April 1, 2019.
Multiple roads throughout Knoxville are flooded, some impassable, due to the heavy rain including the 8300 block of Kingston Pike where vehicles became stuck in the high water. Never attempt to cross flooded roads. Exercise extreme caution if you must be out. (Knoxville Police Department) Turn around, Don't drown!Also ... Don't cross road closed barricades! … Continue reading More Roads Closed Throughout East Tennessee
Nationally certified child passenger safety technicians provide caregivers with updated information and proper car seat installation techniques. For questions regarding the Knoxville Police Department checkpoint, call 865-215-7332.