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Tell City, Indiana Police Station Crime Information

The 2019 crime rate in Tell City was 62, which was 4.1 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 34.9% U.S. cities. The crime rate in Tell City decreased by 56% from 2018 to 2019. In the last 5 years, Tell City has seen an increase in violent crime and a decrease in property crime.

Tell City crime rates are 2,175 per 100k, which is 18% higher than Indiana
Property Crime
1,951 crimes per 100k

Violent Crime
224 crimes per 100k

The Tell City Police Department consists of an Administrative Division, a Patrol Division, and a Central Dispatch. The Administrative Division is responsible for performing the administrative and service functions of the department. The Patrol Division is responsible for preventing criminal activity, investigating complaints and offenses, apprehending offenders, ensuring safe traffic movement, and providing day-to-day law enforcement services to the city. Central Dispatch is responsible for answering emergency and non-emergency calls, then referring them to the appropriate agencies.

Chief of Police: Derrick Lawalin

Tell City Police Department Address:
707 Mozart Street
Tell City, IN 47586

Mugshot Record Request in Tell City, Indiana

The Tell City Police Department offers a form on its website that allows individuals to make a request for public records. Individuals must provide their name, address, and contact information. Requesters should provide the current date and the best time for the department to call the requester back. The form requires individuals to indicate whether they want a copy of a traffic accident report, crime report, or CAD report. Requesters must also provide information about the record they are seeking like the case report number, date of the incident, location of the incident, and the parties involved. Payment must be made using cash, money order, or local or certified check only. Credit card payment is available on-site at:

Tell City Records Division Address:
707 Mozart Street, Tell City IN 47586

County Sheriff, Warrant, Most Wanted Information in Tell City, Indiana

To inquire about most wanted fugitives or open warrants in Perry County, the public may contact the Perry County Sheriff’s Office directly at:

Perry County Sheriff’s Office Address:
2211 Herrman Street
Tell City, IN 47586

Phone: 812-547-2441
Fax: 812-547-0410

Tell City, Indiana Information

According to 2020 U.S. Census data, the population of Tell City was 7,506. The total area of Tell City is 4.65 square miles. The county seat is Perry County. The mayor of Tell City is Chris Cail.

Phone: 812-547-5511

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