The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security announces the current Morristown Driver Services Center will close and relocate to a new center to better serve the citizens of Hamblen County. The new location will be located at 1551 East Morris Boulevard, east of Liberty Road.
Friday, February 17, 2017 | 1:31pm
Thursday, February 16, 2017 | 7:39am
On Tuesday February 8, 2017, Trooper Rhett Campbell of the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) stopped a 2017 Chevy Tahoe on Interstate 840.
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 | 10:53am
On January 31, Trooper Donnie Clark of the Tennessee Highway Patrol’s (THP) Interdiction Plus Chattanooga District stopped a vehicle on I-24 in Coffee County for a traffic violation.
Monday, February 13, 2017 | 12:00pm
Tennessee Highway Patrol Colonel Tracy Trott today announced that Major Stacy Williams has been placed on discretionary leave and relieved of his official duties due to an incident that took place on Sunday, February 12 in Grundy County.
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 | 12:12pm
NASHVILLE – In a luncheon at the Tennessee Residence today, Governor Bill Haslam and First Lady Crissy Haslam honored 23 state employees for their exceptional service to the state and their fellow Tennesseans. This is the second group of state employees receiving the Governor’s Excellence in Service Awards, a program Gov. Haslam launched in 2016 to honor outstanding state employees. Great service in state government is like great service anywhere – the key ingredient is great employees,” Gov. Haslam said. “The 23 state employees receiving this honor are on the front lines of what we do, leading the effort to help us make Tennessee the best managed state in the nation. I appreciate all the work they and other state employees do to help make Tennessee the best place to live, work and raise a family.”
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Monday, January 23, 2017 | 5:29pm
Forty two members of the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) returned home this past Saturday after
assisting the District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) during the 58th Inauguration of the President
of the United States. As part of a joint operation, the THP helped provide security during the inauguration events with
numerous local and state law enforcement agencies from across the nation, as well as federal authorities and military
Department of Safety & Homeland Security’s Mobile Driver License Unit to Provide Services at Veterans Affairs OfficeFriday, January 20, 2017 | 8:11am
The Department of Safety and Homeland Security’s mobile driver license unit will provide driver services at Veterans Affairs Office located at 931 Industrial Park Road in Dandridge.
Friday, January 20, 2017 | 8:08am
Tennessee citizens with a valid handgun carry permit now have the option to upgrade to a lifetime permit for a lower cost. In 2016, the 109th General Assembly lowered the renewal fee on lifetime handgun carry permits from $500 to $200.
Friday, January 20, 2017 | 8:03am
The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security Driver Services division is offering Tennesseans more ways to reinstate their driver license. Citizens have the ability to reinstate online, in-person, or via mail.
Monday, January 09, 2017 | 11:22am
On Thursday, January 5, 2017, the Tennessee Highway Patrol’s (THP) Interdiction Plus Team (IPT) arrested William A. Holley, 31, of Fort Wayne, Indiana for drug trafficking. At the time of the traffic stop four children ranging from ages 5 to 10 years of age were in the vehicle.
Tennessee Highway Patrol Announces Plan for "No Refusal" Enforcement During New Year's Eve Holiday PeriodFriday, December 30, 2016 | 12:17pm
The Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) will conduct a “No Refusal” traffic safety enforcement campaign during the 2016 New Year’s Eve holiday period beginning Friday, December 30, at 6:00 p.m. and concluding Sunday, January 1, at 11:59 p.m.
Friday, December 23, 2016 | 6:49am
Today, the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security today announced a reminder that the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) will be out in force during the holiday season to ensure travelers reach their destinations safely.
Monday, December 19, 2016 | 6:50am
Today, Governor Bill Haslam served as the keynote speaker for the Tennessee Highway Patrol’s graduation ceremony of Cadet Class 1216 at Tulip Grove Baptist Church in Old Hickory.
Friday, December 02, 2016 | 3:11pm
Tennessee citizens who were impacted by the devastating wildfires in eastern Tennessee can apply for a duplicate license at the Sevierville Driver Services Center. The center is open Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., located at 1220 Graduate Drive, Sevierville, Tennessee.
Thursday, December 01, 2016 | 4:55pm
NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today issued Executive Order No. 61 suspending certain state laws in order to ensure wildfire and severe weather disaster survivors have access to important health care services, consumer rights protections, and availability of state services as they recover. “The citizens affected by the wildfires and severe storms have already been through so much, we want to make it easier for them to receive the care and services they need as they begin to pick up the pieces and rebuild their lives,” Haslam said. “The state is doing and will continue to do everything we can to support the victims and survivors of these devastating disasters.”