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Mission Statement 

It is the mission of the Portland Police Department to provide safety and security to all of the citizens, industries, and retail establishments residing within our jurisdiction, as well as those who visit our city as a result of their vocation, or recreation. We will utilize a mixture of aggressive enforcement and community-oriented policing to provide an atmosphere of open communication and cooperation with our citizens. Our members will exemplify honesty, integrity, and sound judgement in the pursuit of improving the quality of life in our city.

Portland Police Department
433 N. Broadway
Portland, TN 37148

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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.

Records Office 8:00am-4:00pm Monday-Friday except Holidays

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The Portland Police Department proudly serves the residents and visitors of Portland, Tennessee. The department consist of 36 certified officers and 3 clerical staff and consist of the following divisions.

  • Patrol
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Administrative
  • Community Affairs