215 South Tennessee Avenue
LaFollette, TN 37766
Phone: (423) 562-8331
Fax: (423) 562-4281


Police Chief: Bill Roehl

The mission of the LaFollette Police Department is two fold with each part essential to the success and survival of the other. We solemnly accept the responsibility of the maintenance of peace and order while enduring the safety and protection of our citizens and their possessions.

As custodians of the public welfare, we accept responsibility of the delivery of such services that will promote the well being and improve the quality of life of all within our community. This mission requires we be active participants, not idle spectators in the progress and development of our department and community. The LaFollette Police Department has freely and openly accepted the challenges and responsibilities of this mission. We will execute our duties in a lawful, just, and humane fashion in pursuit of a successful completion of our mission.

Contacting the Lafollette Police Departement

Police administrative offices are open Monday-Friday, from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM. Administrative offices are closed on weekends and holidays.

  • The Communication and Patrol divisions are in full operation 24/7/365 with no exceptions.
  • If you have an emergency or need to report a crime in-progress please call 911.
  • If you are in need of non-emergency police assistance please call (423) 562-8331.
  • For citation inquiries or city court information, please call (423) 563-0720.

Please direct all fines and citation inquiries to (423) 563-0720.