Please see full statement on today’s closure of Chattanooga City Hall

View Our
Facebook Page!

Report Fraud, Waste,
and Abuse

Online Services Payments, GIS Maps, Tax Information
Contact Department contacts, Reports and Requests

8-27-17 Shots Fired - 1300 block E. 3rd St.

  • Chattanooga Police responded to the location in order to assist with dispersing the crowd.
  • While officers were on scene, shots were fired in the area.
  • While investigating the shots fired, officers discharged their weapons.
  • Officers were able to conduct a traffic stop of a vehicle and detain persons of interest inside the vehicle.
  • No one was struck by the shots fired.
  • Chattanooga Police Department's Violent Crimes Bureau continues to actively follow all actionable leads.

Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call 423-698-2525. The investigation is ongoing and more information will be released when available.


NOTE: The preceding information is preliminary and is subject to change as the investigation continues.

Chattanooga Police Department
3410 Amnicola Hwy.
Chattanooga, TN 37406 (map)

Office hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 AM through 5:00 PM

Emergencies: 911

To report a crime or request assistance: (423) 698-2525

General Information:
(423) 643-5000

Crime Prevention and Community Outreach:
(423) 643-5090

Crime Stoppers Hotline:
(423) 698-3333

Drug Tip Hotline:
(423) 493-BUST (2878)

Homicide Tip Line: 
(423) 643-5100



       twitter      fb  




Photo by Mike Williams