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Bradley County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Steve Lawson

Protecting and serving the citizens of Bradley County since 1836

If you have an emergency, dial 911 immediately.
non-emergency response or to report an incident, please call 423-728-7311.
To reach our
administrative offices, please call 423-728-7300 M-F | 8:30-4:30 p.m.
To reach the Bradley County Jail, please contact

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Blasingim pleas to Second Degree Murder

September 6, 2023

Armed Robbery at Tobacco King on Spring Place Road

Aug. 31, 2023

Armed Robbery at the Oasis on Dalton Pike

July 24, 2023

Higher pay and step plan approved for BCSO

July 3, 2023

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