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

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 2.06 Nashville
  • 2.3 National average, cities with 250,000+ population
  • 2.2 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 November 15, 2021


We identified over $14.3M 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
$449,935.00 10/1/2019
9/30/2023
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
$481,585.00 10/1/2018
9/30/2022
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
$143,704.00 10/1/2018
9/30/2021
NASHVILLE & DAVIDSON COUNTY, METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF THE GOAL OF THE METROPOLITAN NASHVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENTÏ¿½S PSN PROGRAM IS TO ENHANCE THE ABILITY OF THE ESTABLISHED GUN CRIME UNIT TO FOLLOW-UP AND INVESTIGATE NIBIN RELATED INCIDENTS THAT CAN BE PROSECUTED AT THE STATE AND FEDERAL LEVEL, PROVIDE ADDITIONAL TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES TO PRECINCT-LEVE… Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.609 Project Safe Neighborhoods Sub
$495,317.00 10/1/2017
9/30/2021
NASHVILLE & DAVIDSON COUNTY, METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF METROPOLITAN NASHVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT 2018 JAG 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 September 6, 2022


$292.3K 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
2/23/2006 RIFLE,7.62 MILLIMETER
1005-00-589-1271
14 14 @ $138.00 $1,932.00 D 1
2/22/2006 RIFLE,7.62 MILLIMETER
1005-00-589-1271
11 11 @ $138.00 $1,518.00 D 1
6/22/2000 RIFLE,7.62 MILLIMETER
1005-00-589-1271
4 4 @ $138.00 $552.00 D 1

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