East Ridge Police Department

  • Agency: East Ridge Police Department
  • Address: 4214 Ringgold Rd, East Ridge, 37412 TN
  • Chief: Chief Eddie Phillips (Director of Public Safety)
Phone: 423-622-1725
Fax: 423-867-9418

East Ridge Police Department is located at 4214 Ringgold Rd, East Ridge, 37412 TN. The Director of Public Safety of the department is Chief Eddie Phillips. The East Ridge Police Department phone number is 423-622-1725.

East Ridge Police Department News

Good shirt for a party; bad shirt for county jail. Have a happy, safe St. Patrick’s Day but please have a designated driver.

A big thank you to Mission BBQ for bringing lunch by the station today in anticipation of their April 9th opening of the Gunbarrel location. Make sure and stop by 1926 Gunbarrel Road on April 5, 2018 from 6-9PM to support the AEGIS Foundation! Mission BBQ makes it their goal to support local emergency services and veterans in many ways. Check out their website for more information. https://mission-bbq.com/

EAST RIDGE, TENNESSEE. The East Ridge Police Department is seeking information regarding the whereabouts of Alicia Mabry. She is a 16-year-old white female who was reported missing from East Ridge on March 4, 2018. She is believed to be voluntarily missing from the home. Anyone with information as to her whereabouts is urged to contact the East Ridge Police Department. Office: 423-867-3720 Confidential Tip Line: 423-867-0016 Dispatch: 423-622-1725

(Update 01/26/2018 5:00pm. Thanks for all the help. We have identified the female and are seeking warrants at this time.) The East Ridge Police Department could use you help in identifying the pictured female. The female is suspected of auto theft, after she failed to return a vehicle she was test driving from a local dealership.

*NOTICE: East Ridge City Court scheduled for today will be postponed until Thursday, January 18 at the normally scheduled times (Traffic @ 3pm; Criminal @ 5pm). This is due to the inclement weather that is schedule to arrive at that time.

Here is another clip of the same video previously posted.

(Help identify) The East Ridge Police could use your help in identifying the suspect captured in this short video clip. The footage was captured by a security camera, when the suspect burglarized the home. You can contact us here on Facebook, @423-867-3718, or by contacting Detective Cory Cleek directly at 423-486-9140.

{UPDATE 1845pm ::: The pictured male has been identified, charged, and the property has been returned to its rightful owner. Thanks for all you guys have done!!} The East Ridge Police Department could use your help in identifying this male. The pictured male is suspected to have stolen a purse at the Walmart Neighborhood Market located in East Ridge. Thanks for all your help. You can contact us here on Facebook, or by contacting Officer Chambers at (423)867-3718. East Ridge non-emergency# 423-622-1725.

Don't be the next victim. Here are a few tips to prevent auto burglaries.

(Update 01/08/2018 11:27am: vehicle has been recovered) Below is a “like” photo of a vehicle that was taken during recent auto theft in East Ridge. The vehicle is described as Gold, 1999 Ford Crown Vic, displaying GA Tag RGQ-6180. The vehicle was taken while the owner was warming it, near S. Crest Dr. The suspect is described as a white male, wearing a red hat, black jacket, and dark pants. If you see this vehicle, or have any information, please contact 911 or Detective Cory Cleek of the East Ridge Police Department @ 423-486-9140

National Drug Take Back set for October 28 from 10am-2pm at the Walgreens located at 5301 Ringgold Road (corner of McBrien Road and Ringgold Road). For more information, please view the following news release on the City's website: http://eastridgetn.gov/News/National-Drug-Take-Back-Set-for-October-28.aspx

ERPD really has a great group of officers:

Assistance needed: The pictured subject was captured on video driving a red Infinity stolen on Keeble Street in East Ridge. This video was obtained after the party used a prepaid debit card taken along with the vehicle in Dalton, GA. Please contact Detective Creel East Ridge Police if you have any information about the identity of the subject or the whereabouts of the stolen auto.

Identification assistance needed: On July 18, 2017 East Ridge Police responded to Mr. Zip located at 3326 Ringgold Road. The pictured suspect had forcibly entered the store around 3:35 am and removed packages of cigarettes. The still photo shown presents the best view of the suspect captured. If anyone had information please contact Detective Creel at the East Ridge Police Department (423-867-3720).

East Ridge Police Remind Residents Of Fireworks Policy EAST RIDGE, TN – Citizens and visitors to East Ridge should be aware that while fireworks are sold in the City, it is illegal to shoot fireworks within the city limits. During the July 4th holiday, East Ridge officers responding to calls of fireworks will first warn the offender. If the fireworks continue, the officer will then issue a citation and confiscate the remaining fireworks. The department anticipates fireworks will start during the weekend prior to the 4th.

With Summer fast approaching, ERPD wants to make sure your Summer is a safe one: http://eastridgetn.gov/getattachment/Goverment/Documents/Press-Releases-Archive/Public-Safety-Security-5-24-17.pdf.aspx

**NOTICE** East Ridge Tunnels will be undergoing inspecition on May 10 and May 11 from 8pm-5am both nights. Please be aware of flaggers and detours in this area.

See the attached images of a suspect and associated vehicle involved in a Robbery from Person at Tennessee Title Loans at 5519 Ringgold Road. The incident occurred on 5/3/2017 between the approximate times of 18:47-19:05. Witnesses described the suspect as a dark-skinned black male, 5’9-5’10” tall, wearing khaki shorts, black t-shirt with multi-colored “Nirvana” theme, and bright blue shoes with white trim. The suspect has short dreadlock style braids with black roots and red/purple/or pink colored tips. The suspect drove a white-colored four-door vehicle that appears consistent with a Toyota (Possibly a 1999 Toyota Corolla). The vehicle also appears to have slightly tinted windows and missing driver-side front fender and hubcap. Anyone with information relating to the identification and/or whereabouts of the pictured individual is urged to contact the East Ridge Police Department.

Got Drugs? Or at least the kind that is either expired or no longer needed? It's time again for the National Drug Take-back Day, which is scheduled for Saturday April 29 from 10am-2pm at the Walgreens on the corner of McBrien & Ringgold Roads. See the flyer for more info and additional locations: http://www.eastridgetn.org/EastRidgeCity/files/e6/e6b2c951-49ff-4a6c-a2cf-b144a873a2da.pdf

Bravo Shift at the Community wide Easter Egg hunt at Pioneer Frontier this afternoon. A bunch of good eggs...

IMPORTANT!! City Hall and all services will be closed today at 2pm. That includes City Hall, Courts, Community Center, Library, Camp Jordan Park. Emergency Services will run as needed. If you have a non-emergency, please call 622-1725. If you do have an emergency, always call 911. Do not take this storm lightly. The National Weather Service is advising to stay indoors and at home if possible. The most sevier storms will take place between 2-8pm with winds up to 60mph, golfball to baseball sized hail, heavy rain anywhere from 2-5 inches and the possibilities of tornados. Please watch your local news stations and/or weather station or go to weather.com for radars and warnings. Please stay safe!! Click the link for the latest from the National Weather Service:http://www.eastridgetn.org/EastRidgeCity/files/86/86ecf6aa-a8f0-4887-9e66-655dc45e2a0a.pdf