Nashville at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations

Full-time law enforcement staff, Nashville Metropolitan Police Department

  • 1,419 Officers
  • 498 Civilian staff

Officers per 1000 residents

  • 2.79 Nashville
  • 2.5 National average, cities with 250,000+ population
  • 2.3 National average

These figures reflect the Nashville Metropolitan 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 $15.3M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Nashville
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$530,779.00 10/01/2020
09/30/2024
NASHVILLE & DAVIDSON COUNTY, METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF 2021 MNPD EDWARD BYRNE MEMORIAL JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT (JAG) Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$449,935.00 10/01/2019
09/30/2023
NASHVILLE & DAVIDSON COUNTY, METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF 2020 MNPD EDWARD BYRNE JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$94,546.00 09/01/2019
08/31/2021
NASHVILLE & DAVIDSON COUNTY, METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF LEMHWA Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$481,585.00 10/01/2018
09/30/2022
NASHVILLE & DAVIDSON COUNTY, METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF 2019 EDWARD BYRNE MEMORIAL JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime

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Military Equipment Transfers

Data last updated April 4, 2022


$340.2K value of military equipment has been transferred to the Nashville Metropolitan Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is HELICOPTER,OBSERVATION with 1 item valued at $92,290.00 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
6/10/2016 GEARBOX ASSY,T R 90
1615-01-214-9167
1 1 @ $10,373.00 $10,373.00 D 7
2/11/2014 SIGHT,REFLEX
1240-01-411-1265
17 17 @ $396.00 $6,732.00 D 1
9/10/2013 TELESCOPE,STRAIGHT
1240-01-412-6608
32 32 @ $98.10 $3,139.20 F 1
10/8/2008 VIEWER,NIGHT VISION
5855-01-475-9444
2 2 @ $18,990.00 $37,980.00 D 1

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