Knox County
Sheriff's Office

Knox County
Sheriff's Office

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Knox County Courts

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Inmate Population

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Locations

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Records Request

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WELCOME TO THE KNOX COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE

KNOXVILLE, TN

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24 HOUR ARREST LIST

Here you can see those arrested within the past 24 hours.
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INMATE POPULATION

Here you can see the current individuals incarcerated in Knox County.
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SAFETYMAN

Learn more about Knox County's most fearless hero... Safety Man!!
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Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some of the more commonly asked questions with answers.
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OFFICER MEMORIAL

Visit our Officer Memorial Page to remember those who have fallen.
BREAKING NEWS
KCSO SPOTLIGHT
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Coats for the Cold

The Knox County Sheriff's Office is looking to assist with donating coats for the upcoming winter.
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October Promotions

5 KCSO Officers received promotions today.
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Academy Graduation

KCSO would like to congratulate the latest graduates of the Blount County Sheriff's Office Training Academy.
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WANTED!!!

James Messer
AKA "Shorty"
DOB: July 1971
Click to learn how you can help find him!

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TEEN DRIVER SAFETY WEEK

October 18-24 is Teen Driver Safety Week. The Tennessee Highway Safety Office has launched the Keep Them Safe campaign.
Click to learn more!

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WANTED!!!

James Messer
AKA "Shorty"
DOB: July 1971
Click to learn how you can help find him!

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COTA 157

New Recruits Have Graduated COTA 157!!
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Now Hiring

KCSO is now hiring for great individuals like you.
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COTA 157

New Recruits Have Graduated COTA 157!!
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CTO Graduates

10 Officers Recently Graduated the CTO Training Program.
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COTA 155 & 156

The Knox County Sheriff's Office Recently Graduated New Correctional Officers.
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Now Hiring

KCSO is now hiring for great individuals like you.
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CAREERS

Join the team

Click to apply for a position within the Knox County Sheriff’s Office.

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Click on any of the tabs to learn more information about additional resources the Knox County Sheriff’s Office offers or with whom KCSO partners.

 The Knox County Sheriff’s Office has a priority in keeping children safe and with those who care for them.   Keeping strong relationships with organizations such as the NCMEC is just one such step KCSO takes to make this possible.

 
A program within NCMEC, NetSmartz is designed to help teach kids proper safety procedures for online activities.  Click the image above to learn more.


TBI consolidates a list of the most wanted fugitives.  View TBI’s Most Wanted individuals by clicking on their image above.

 

 

 

 

The images above will link you to Various Sex Offender Registry resources.  Click on each image to be taken to the various pages.

The TN SAVIN system is a service through which victims of crime can use the telephone or Internet to search for information regarding the custody status of their offender and to register to receive telephone and e-mail notification when the offender’s custody status changes. The VINE toll-free number for the TN SAVIN system is 888-868-4631. This service is provided to assist Victims of Crime who have a right to know about their offender’s custody status.

The Knox County Sheriff’s Office works in conjunction with that of the Knoxville Police Department to better serve and protect the citizens of Eat Tennessee.

Click on the image above to find out more about a FREE mobile App to download.

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Click on the image to learn more about KCSO Neighborhood Watch

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**If this is an emergency or if you are in need of police response, please call 911**

Serving 474,003 civilians in Knox County, TN

Knox County Sheriff's Office

Dedicated to providing public safety and protection to all citizens of Knox County, priding ourselves on the quality of law enforcement as well the professionalism of our employees.

The men and women of the Knox County Sheriff’s Office are dedicated to enforcing the law and protecting the public. This agency has demonstrated the professionalism and expertise to help guide the community as it continues its remarkable growth.

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