Police Department

Police-FireStation1.jpgThe East Ridge Police Department is a full service, state certified police agency providing our citizens with excellent services from several divisions including; patrol division, criminal investigations division, special operations division, records division and specialized units such as canine officer, school resource officer, police motorcyclist and traffic investigators. 


Chief JR Reed is the Chief of Police for East Ridge. Chief Reed has been with East Ridge since 1989 and has risen through the ranks. He has been an asset to the City during his tenure and continues to make improvements to keep our City safe. 

Assistant Chief Stan Allen joined the East Ridge Police Department after a 28-year career with the Chattanooga Police Department. He also graduated the FBI Academy (National Academy). A/C Allen is a longtime resident of East Ridge and is committed to working with the department and residents to provide the best police service possible.

Captain Tim Mullinax supervises Administrative Services, which consist of the Criminal Investigations Division (CID), Records Division, Property & Evidence, Fugitive and Special Operations Division which includes the SWAT team.

To report crimes or incidents, please call 911 or for non-emergency call Police Dispatch at (423) 622-1725.

East Ridge Police Department
4214 Ringgold Road
East Ridge, TN 37412
(423) 867-3718 (Office)
(423) 622-1725 (Non-emergency)