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

Officers per 1000 residents

  • 2.62 Knoxville
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 100,000 to 249,999 population
  • 2.3 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

Data was last updated February 14, 2022


We identified over $5.3M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

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
$200,000.00 09/01/2021
08/31/2023
KNOXVILLE, CITY OF KNOXVILLE, TN DE-ESCALATION TRAINING PROJECT Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$123,600.00 09/01/2021
08/31/2023
KNOXVILLE, CITY OF KNOXVILLE, TN LEMHWA PROJECT Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$161,500.00 01/01/2021
12/31/2022
FINANCIAL COMMISSION FOR APPALACHIAN HIDTA KNOXVILLE, CITY OF Executive Office of the President Office of the National Drug Control Policy 95.001 High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program Sub
$350,000.00 10/01/2020
09/30/2023
KNOXVILLE, CITY OF BODY WORN CAMERA POLICY PROGRAM - KNOXVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.835 Body Worn Camera Policy and Implementation Prime

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Military Equipment Transfers

Data last updated April 4, 2022


$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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