Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
July 4th Holiday Traffic Statistics
The Knox County Sheriff's Office ran many directed patrols over the holiday weekend, and wrote a total of 206 traffic citations. They made a total of 13 DUI arrests, and 78 other arrests. Officers stopped for 122 motorist assists as well. The good news is that there were no fatalities this year, and only 2 wrecks with injuries. Both of these involved alcohol, however. Out of the 34 wrecks with no injuries, 3 involved alcohol.