Elizabethton Police Department

  • Agency: Elizabethton Police Department
  • Address: 525 E F St, Elizabethton, 37643 TN
  • Chief:
Phone: 423-542-4141

Elizabethton Police Department is located at 525 E F St, Elizabethton, 37643 TN. The Elizabethton Police Department phone number is 423-542-4141.

Elizabethton Police Department News

*****PRESS RELEASE***** On May 8th 2017, Alexandria Nelson (18) and Cory Brett Scalf (20) were arrested by the Carter County Sheriff’s Department on charges of Aggravated Child Abuse and Aggravated Child Neglect. The charges stem from the investigation by the Elizabethton Police Department into the abuse and neglect of a one year old child. The facts and circumstances of the case were presented to a Carter County Grand Jury, which returned a True Bill for the mentioned charges. Both Nelson and Scalf are currently in the Carter County Jail where they each have a $50,000.00 bond.

A juvenile has been placed in custody following an investigation by the Elizabethton Police Department. EPD received information that the juvenile had made threats of harm toward others. Due to the corroboration of statements, and the fact that the threats caused fear to the students and faculty, the student is being charged with False Report (TCA 39-16-502). The investigation in this incident is on-going, and further charges may be pending.

Tonight, Captain Art Smithdeal was recognized by the Elizabethton City Council. Captain Smithdeal has retired from the Elizabethton Police Department after 41 1/2 years of service. Thank you Captain Smithdeal for your service to our community!

We're asking for our communities help in identifying the individual in the photos. He is a suspect in recent shoplifting incidents. If you have any information feel free to send us a message or call our tips line at 542-7574, or visit our website at: http://www.elizabethton.org/departments/report_a_crime.php

A new law took effect January 1st banning the use of hand held devices (cell phones, tablets, etc.) while driving in a school zone. Watch a video related to this by clicking on the link below. https://www.dropbox.com/s/ilcw5qr621i7tk1/Cell%20Phone%20Law_TACP.mp4?dl=0

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