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Chief of Police Glenn Chrisman Announces Retirement
Chief Chrisman recently announced plans to retire after 40 years of service in law enforcement.  Read the media release.

Responsibilities & Goals

The Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) is committed to the protection of life and the prevention of crime and disorder in support of our ultimate goal of creating a better quality of life for citizens, visitors, and ourselves. To accomplish this goal, we need the help and support of all members of our community.

As a community-policing department, we are interested in building partnerships with community members in order to improve our ability to solve problems, prevent crime, and improve the quality of our police services.

Questions & Suggestions

Please feel free to contact our department at any time with questions about police services or suggestions for improvement. The non-emergency telephone number is (615) 849-2670.

2014 Crime Statistics
The Murfreesboro Police Department recently released the crime statistics for 2014.  Look in the Media Release section for more information.
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Citizens Police Academy

Murfreesboro Police Department's Citizens Police Academy is now accepting applications. You may download the application and send or deliver it to the address listed or drop by the Police Department at 302 S. Church St.

This is not an application for employment.

There is a $50 fee to attend. The fee will not be accepted until after you have been accepted and notified to attend.

MPD Begins Use of Twitter
Want more information about what's happening in Murfreesboro and at the MPD? Follow the department's Public Information Officer at Kyle Evans @MboroPoliceDept.

Online Police Reports
The Murfreesboro Police Department will commence an online incident reporting system October 1, 2013. The online report system is a new process of receiving and reporting specified non-emergency incidents over the internet.  The program is intended to enhance the level of emergency police services available to the community by reporting certain types of calls online while at the same time increasing convenience for residents. 

A Tennessee Law Enforcement Accreditation Program Agency
The Murfreesboro Police Department received the 1st Award of Accreditation from the Tennessee Association of Chiefs of Police in August 2013.  To accomplish this, the MPD had to prove compliance with 160 standards established by the Tennessee Association of Chiefs of Police, Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission.  These standards are designed to ensure agencies provide quality police services to the community as well as reduce liability for the department and officers.

Chief of Police Glenn Chrisman: "TLEA Accreditation is a symbol of law enforcement excellence and of our ongoing commitment to create a better quality of life for citizens and visitors by providing outstanding public safety services for the City of Murfreesboro." 



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Glenn Chrisman
Glenn Chrisman

Chief of Police

302 S. Church St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Ph: 615-893-1311
Emergency: 9-1-1

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