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KNOXVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT (KPD)
KPDPolice Chief
David B. Rausch
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KPD Headquarters
800 Howard Baker Jr. Ave
Knoxville, TN 37915
chiefofpolice@cityofknoxville.org
865-215-7000

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Report Suspicious Activity
If you are a victim or witness to a crime or you would like to report suspicious activity in your neighborhood, please use the Suspicious Activity form to document what you have experienced or witnessed. The questions in this form are the same questions that will be asked by E-911 and police.
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CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE

Officers Honored for Assistance to Fallen Officer's Family
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch today honored two officers for their assistance to the family of Knoxville Police Department Officer David Munson. Officer Munson was tragically killed in a motorcycle crash in October. Officer Sam Henard and Officer Brian Kauffman were presented the Certificate of Excellence for assisting the Munson family during this difficult time.
[NEWS RELEASE]

DECEMBER OFFICER OF THE MONTH
Mayor Rogero, Officer Edward Johnson, Chief Rausch
Property Offender Nabbed Due to Work of Forensics Officer
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch today named Forensics Officer Eddie Johnson the December Officer of the Month for the Knoxville Police Department. Officer Johnson has been with KPD since January 1991.
[NEWS RELEASE]

DECEMBER EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH
Mayor Rogero, Diane Lewis, Chief Rausch
Employee Honored for Community Work Efforts
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch today named Diane Lewis the December Civilian Employee of the Month for the Knoxville Police Department. Ms. Lewis has been with KPD since March 2001.
[NEWS RELEASE]

NOVEMBER OFFICER OF THE MONTH
Mayor Rogero,Officer Crothers, Chief Rausch
Actions to Decrease Illegal Activities Earns Officer Award
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch today named Officer Caleb Crothers the November Officer of the Month for the Knoxville Police Department. Officer Crothers has been with KPD since January 2007.
[NEWS RELEASE]

NOVEMBER EMPLOYEES OF THE MONTH
Mayor Rogero, Officers Hogue and Henley, Chief Rausch
Response to Animal Welfare Investigation Earns Employees Award
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch today named Animal Control Officers Keri Henley and Keith Hogue the Civilian Employees of the Month for November. Ms. Henley joined the department in July 2008. Mr. Hogue became an animal control officer in March 2008.
[NEWS RELEASE]

OCTOBER OFFICER OF THE MONTH
Mayor Rogero, Officer Pate, Chief Rausch
Assistance of Off-Duty Officer Results in Arrest of Carjacking Suspect
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch today named Officer Terry Pate the October Officer of the Month for the Knoxville Police Department. Officer Pate has been with KPD since December 1999.
[NEWS RELEASE]

OCTOBER EMPLOYEES OF THE MONTH
Mayor Rogero, MIchael Mathes, Chris Roberts, Chief Rausch
Building Services Employees Honored for Going Above and Beyond Their Assigned Duties
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch named building services employees Michael Mathes and Chris Roberts the Civilian Employees of the Month for October. Mathes has been with the Knoxville Police Department since December 2012 while Roberts has been with KPD since July 2013.
[NEWS RELEASE]

MEDAL OF MERIT AWARD
Mayor Rogero, Officer Stonerock, Chief Rausch
Efforts to Save Victim from House Fire Earns Officer Special Honors
Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch awarded the medal of Merit to Knoxville Police Department Officer Alan Stonerock. Officer Stonerock has been with the department since July 2011.
[NEWS RELEASE]





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LIFE SAVING MEDAL AWARD
Mayor Rogero, Officer Terrell, Chief Rausch
Officer Awarded Life Saving Medal for Response to Drowning Victim
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch awarded the department's Life Saving Medal to Knoxville Police Department Officer Sharon Terrell. Officer Terrell has been with KPD since January 1996.
[NEWS RELEASE]

JULY EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH
Mayor Rogero, Deborah Thomas, Chief Rausch
Efforts to Streamline Office Procedures Earns Employee Award
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch named Deborah Thomas the July Civilian Employee of the Month for the Knoxville Police Department. Ms. Thomas has been with KPD since June 2000.
[NEWS RELEASE]

JUNE OFFICER OF THE MONTH
Mayor Rogero, Investigator Moran, Chief Rausch
Arrest of Serial Rapist Earns Investigator Special Honors
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch named Knoxville Police Department Investigator Brian Moran the June Officer of the Month for the department. Investigator Moran has been with KPD since March 1995.
[NEWS RELEASE]

APRIL OFFICERS OF THE MONTH
Mayor Rogero, Honored Officers, Chief Rausch
Officers Honored for Arrest of Vehicle Burglary Suspect
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch named Captain Don Jones and Officers Travis Shuler and Robert Capouellez the April Officers of the Month. Captain Jones has been with the department since November 1986. Officer Shuler has been with KPD since December 1998 while Officer Capouellez has been a member since August 2008.
[NEWS RELEASE]

APRIL EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH
Mayor Rogero, Cadet Compton, Chief Rausch
Cadet Recognized for Actions in Arrest of Hit and Run Driver
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch named Cadet Josh Compton the Civilian Employee of the Month for April. Cadet Compton has been with the Knoxville Police Department since July 2011.
[NEWS RELEASE]

FEBRUARY OFFICER OF THE MONTH
Mayor Rogero, Officer Gadd, Chief Rausch
Officer Honored for Persistence in Locating Attempted Murder Crime Scenes
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch named Knoxville Police Department Officer James Gadd the February Officer of the Month. Officer Gadd has been with the department since March 1995.
[NEWS RELEASE]

JANUARY OFFICERS OF THE MONTH
Mayor Rogero, Officer Allgood, Officer Cook, Chief Rausch
Officers' Investigative Efforts Results In Arrest of Homicide Suspects
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch named Knoxville Police Department Officers Jeff Allgood and Robert Cook the January Officers of the Month. Officer Allgood has been with the department since June 2006 while Officer Cook has been with KPD since August 2008.
[NEWS RELEASE]

JANUARY EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH
Mayor Rogero, Officer Sealy, Chief Rausch
Transportation Officer Honored for Contributions to the Department

Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and Police Chief David Rausch named Transportation Officer Earnest Sealy the January Civilian Employee of the Month for the Knoxville Police Department.
[NEWS RELEASE]

Peace Officers Memorial Service
Peace Officers Memorial Service
The City of Knoxville, Knoxville Police Department, Fraternal Order of Police and other local, state and federal law enforcement agencies held a joint Peace Officers Memorial Service on Friday, May 17 in the Mary Costa Plaza outside of the Knoxville Civic Auditorium/Coliseum to honor National Peace Officers Memorial Day.
[NEWS RELEASE]



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