June 2021

"SCAM" over KCSO badge

SCAM Alert

-ATTENTION SENIOR CITIZEN COMMUNITY- Sheriff Tom Spangler is asking that our senior citizens be aware of various scams currently circulating in Knox County and surrounding counties. One scam particularly is targeting seniors saying that their loved one has been arrested and is unable to call for bail money. The Scammer(s) are using a lot of …

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North Knox Accident

Multiple car crash Maynardville Hwy at Texas Valley. Multiple agencies on scene. This will be THP working the accident. However, Knox County Sheriff’s Office will be assisting with traffic. Please avoid the area and watch out for emergency personnel.

KCSO Badge with "Congratulations"


Congratulations to Lieutenant Lisa Kidd, Captain Paul Cooper, and Captain Aaron Turner Sheriff Tom Spangler would like to congratulate Lt. Lisa Kidd for recently becoming a Certified Corrections Executive.  This is a prestigious achievement from the American Corrections Association.  Lt. Kidd is only the second employee at the Knox County Sheriff’s Office to obtain this …

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