Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office reports no fatalities during the long holiday weekend which started on Wednesday, July 3rd at 6 p.m. and ended Monday morning July 8th at 6 a.m. Twenty-seven people were arrested for DUI. There were 15 wrecks with injuries and 5 of those involved alcohol. Fifty-five wrecks did not have any injuries and 3 of those involved alcohol. Officers handed out 492 citations for various traffic offenses and arrested 141 people on a variety of charges. Officers also assisted 250 motorists.