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The Sumner County Emergency Communications Center (ECC Dispatch)  is the primary answering point for all 9-1-1 emergency calls in Sumner County and is responsible for the dispatching of police, fire, and EMS field resources.

Portland Police Department
433 N. Broadway
Portland, TN 37148
615-325-3434

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The Portland Police Department proudly serves the residents and visitors of Portland, Tennessee. The department consist of 32 certified officers and 3 clerical staff and consist of the following divisions.

  • Criminal Investigations Division
  • Patrol
  • Codes Enforcement
  • Flex Unit
  • Animal Control

When calling the Portland Police Department please use the following to route your call. If this is an emergency dial 911 if you need to make a police report please hang up and call 615-451-3838

Press 1 – To speak with an officer

Press 2 – Records Office

Press 3 – Criminal Investigations

Press 4 – Sex offender registry

Press 5 – Administration

Press 6 – Codes

Press 7 – Vehicle tags and registration information

Press 8 – After hours gas, water, sewer, street emergencies

Press 9 – Animal control