Sevierville Police Department officers responded to a call regarding an injured woman who had reportedly fallen from a moving vehicle on Highway 66 (Winfield Dunn Parkway), at approximately 1:00 a.m. this morning, Wednesday, December 22, 2021.
This holiday season, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is partnering with the Sevierville Police Department to share the message about the dangers of drunk driving. NHTSA and SPD want all drivers to remember this lifesaving message: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over. In support of the law enforcement community’s dedication to protecting the lives of residents in their communities, you’ll see officers working together December 15, 2021, through January 1, 2022, to take drunk drivers off the roads. These expanded efforts to protect against impaired driving will be conducted in a fair and equitable way.
It's the time of year that package deliveries are that their peak-which also means thieves will be busy! The Sevierville Police Department offers the following tips to reduce the chances that your packages will be stolen from your porch.
The City of Sevierville is issuing a traffic advisory for the downtown area effective Sunday morning, December 12. The Santa Hustle road race is scheduled to start at 7:30 a.m., leaving from the Wilderness Resort on Old Knoxville Highway. The route will go into Pigeon Forge and affect the following roads. Lane closures will begin between 5:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m. and end by 12:00 p.m.
The Sevierville Police Department Community Resource Unit and other department members have scheduled the 2021 Shop With a Sevierville Cop event for December 16.
With assistance from local school administrators and School Resource Officers, SPD will select local children to take shopping for Christmas presents, have breakfast and lunch and spend quality time with officers. These children would likely receive few, if any, Christmas presents without this program.