Knoxville at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


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Full-time law enforcement staff, Knoxville Police Department

  • 371 Officers
  • 124 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 1.97 Knoxville
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 100,000 to 249,999 population
  • 2.2 National average

These figures reflect the Knoxville Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.

Federal grant funding for Knoxville

Data was last updated November 28, 2022


We identified over $5M in federal grant funding, FY 2013-2023

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Knoxville
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$250,000.00 9/1/2022
8/31/2024
CITY OF KNOXVILLE THIS AWARD IS TO INTRODUCE CONTEMPORARY AND REALISTIC TRAINING UTILIZING THE VIRTRA VIRTUAL REALITY SYSTEM, TO ENHANCE TRAINING BY PROCURING EXPANDED SOFTWARE AND SUPPLEMENTAL COMPONENTS AND SOFTWARE UPGRADES TO PERMIT INSTRUCTORS TO SUPERIMPOSE ACTUAL CITY LOCATIONS INTO THE VIDEO IN ORDER TO CREA… Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$143,000.00 1/1/2022
12/31/2023
CITY OF KNOXVILLE THIS GRANT WILL SUPPORT INITIATIVES DESIGNED TO IMPLEMENT THE STRATEGY PROPOSED BY THE EXECUTIVE BOARD OF THE APPALACHIA HIDTA AND APPROVED BY THE OFFICE OF NATIONAL DRUG CONTROL POLICY. Executive Office of the President Office of the National Drug Control Policy 95.001 High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program Sub
$144,082.00 10/1/2021
9/30/2025
CITY OF KNOXVILLE THE EDWARD BYRNE MEMORIAL JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT (JAG) PROGRAM ALLOWS UNITS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT, INCLUDING TRIBES, TO SUPPORT A BROAD RANGE OF ACTIVITIES TO PREVENT AND CONTROL CRIME BASED ON THEIR OWN STATE AND LOCAL NEEDS AND CONDITIONS. GRANT FUNDS CAN BE USED FOR STATE AND LOCAL INITIATIVES, … Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$200,000.00 9/1/2021
8/31/2023
CITY OF KNOXVILLE KNOXVILLE, TN DE-ESCALATION TRAINING PROJECT Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime

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Military equipment transfers

Data last updated January 10, 2023


$833.4K value of military equipment has been transferred to the Knoxville Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is MINE RESISTANT VEHICLE with 1 item valued at $767,360.00 each

Recent equipment transfers

Military equipment transfers
Ship date Item and National Stock Number (NSN) Quantity Acquisition value, each Acquisition value, total DEMIL code DEMIL IC
10/16/2019 MINE RESISTANT VEHICLE
2355-01-623-0967
1 1 @ $767,360.00 $767,360.00 C 1
10/21/2013 TRUCK,UTILITY
2320-01-455-9593
1 1 @ $60,409.00 $60,409.00 C 1
11/21/2002 RIFLE,5.56 MILLIMETER
1005-00-073-9421
2 2 @ $499.00 $998.00 D 1
10/15/2001 RIFLE,7.62 MILLIMETER
1005-00-589-1271
7 7 @ $138.00 $966.00 D 1

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