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David Rahinsky, Chief of PoliceOn behalf of the more than 170 dedicated employees of the Franklin Police Department, thank you for taking the time to visit our website. The Franklin Police Department stands ready to serve our citizens and visitors with a professional, progressive, and responsive approach to modern-day policing.

A city of 41.5 square miles and more than 66,000 residents, located in the heart of Williamson County, Franklin is a premier Middle Tennessee city that has earned a national reputation as a safe and vibrant community – a testament to the dedication and professionalism of our sworn and civilian staff.

The Franklin Police Department, the ninth largest in the State, continues to maintain one of the lowest crime rates per capita in Tennessee and is acknowledged to be among the finest in the South. As the City continues to grow, we are constantly seeking new ways to exceed the needs and expectations of our residents.                                           
The Franklin Police Department is Internationally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, and offers excellent opportunities to anyone seeking a career in law enforcement including: patrol (by car, horse, motorcycle, bicycle, and Segway), traffic investigations, criminal investigations, advanced crime scene processing, K-9, SWAT, crisis negotiations, honor guard, training, community relations, professional standards, emergency communications, and more.

Franklin's Mayor, Dr. Ken Moore, the City’s Aldermen, and City Administrator Eric Stuckey have made public safety a top priority, and the Franklin Police Department stands ready to serve our citizens with excellence.    

Our staff stands ready to assist you

David Rahinsky, Chief of Police                                      Donna Thorpe, Administrative Assistant
(615) 791-3246                                                                                                        (615) 550-6802
david.rahinsky@franklintn.gov                                                             donna.thorpe@franklintn.gov

 Professional, Progressive, Responsive

Last updated: 3/4/2014 4:58:33 PM