Tecumseh Police Department

  • Agency: Tecumseh Police Department
  • Address: 109 W Washington St, Tecumseh, 74873 OK
  • Chief: Gary L Crosby (Chief of Police)
Phone: 405-598-2115
Fax: 405-598-3365

Tecumseh Police Department is located at 109 W Washington St, Tecumseh, 74873 OK. The Chief of Police of the department is Gary L Crosby. The Tecumseh Police Department phone number is 405-598-2115.

Tecumseh Police Department News

Today marked the end of an era! Today we bid a fond retirement to Chief Gary Crosby after serving the citizen's of Tecumseh for 39 years! Chief Crosby was Tecumseh's longest serving Chief of Police. Pictured below is of Chief Crosby as a patrolman and today when his count down clock hit 0:00 at 5pm today. We thank Chief Crosby for his wisdom, leadership and friendship over the years. Enjoy your retirement Chief, you deserve it!

The Tecumseh Police Department would like to announce that 0 alcohol related arrests were made this New Years Eve. We were out in force and made a lot of stops. Thank you to everyone for being safe and responsible. Have a great New Year.

Please stay safe in your travels this evening. If indulging in New Year Cheer please drink responsibly and utilize a designated driver. TPD will be out this evening ensuring the streets are safe for everyone. Happy New Year from the Tecumseh Police Department 🎉🎊

Please keep the Colorado deputy's family as well as the Sherrif office in your thoughts and prayers. He was shot and killed while responding to a domestic. Four other people were shot and injured as well

The Tecumseh police department would like to say congratulations to one of our new officers. Officer Snow's wife gave birth early this morning. She had a little boy around 4am he was 7lbs 2oz and 20" long. Both mom and baby are doing great. Again congrats to officer Snow and his wife and their new bundle of joy. Also today Tecumseh fire fighter Sean Breeding and his wife also welcomed a brand new baby girl being born. We don't know all the details but we know that both mom and baby are doing great.

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The Tecumseh Police Department wishes everyone a safe and very Merry Christmas!

At approximately 745pm this Christmas Eve. Tecumseh Police Officers' were dispatched to a home for noise coming from the rooftop and living room. To our surprise we caught Santa Claus on our body worn cameras. He explained he was delivering presents to sleeping children. We let Santa go on his way as he seemed to be in a hurry. Kids you better get to bed soon, Santa is in Tecumseh!!!

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We know if you’re naughty or nice. Merry Christmas and be safe during the Holiday season 🌲

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Christmas tree set up in the Lobby of the Police Department. Thank you Becky Cody. This tree assists people in need.

Yesterday evening a few of the Tecumseh police officers got the opportunity to participate in shop with a cop. This is a program that helps kids in need have a better Christmas.

Just a reminder that the Holiday season is upon us. The Tecumseh Police Department is urging its citizens to drive safe this Holiday season. We are participating in the Drive Sober Get Pulled Over campaign. We participate in this as we are a grant recipient from the Highway Safety Office. Hope everyone has a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Officer Justin Terney Memorial Highway dedication. #RIPTPD16

Still lots of questions on the new law that went into effect today! Here is the state statute. Hope that helps clarify some of the question.

https://www.sos.ok.gov/documents/legislation/56th/2017/1R/HB/2312.pdf

HB 2312 (effective November 1, 2017) amends 47 O.S. 11-309 to clarify that on a roadway divided into 4 or more lanes a vehicle shall not be driven in the left lane except when overtaking or passing another vehicle. But, this does not apply if “traffic conditions, flow, or road configuration, such as the potential of merging traffic, require the use of the left lane to maintain safe traffic conditions.”

Happy Halloween!!!! Be safe tonight, and parents be sure and check your kids candy.

New State law goes into effect this Wednesday, November 1st. The left lane on any multi-lane highway will be for passing, all other travel must be in the right lane with a few exceptions: (passing, making a left turn, making way for other merging vehicles, and when a safety hazard exists making travel in the right lane unsafe.)