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Speed Limits Speed Limits
Financial Responsibility Financial Responsibility
Handicap Parking Handicap Parking
Thanksgiving Thanksgiving
Speeders in Neighborhoods Speeders in Neighborhoods
Child Passanger Seats Child Passanger Seats
Drinking and Driving Drinking and Driving
School Buses School Buses
Antique Vehicles Antique Vehicles
Extreme Heat Extreme Heat
Independence Day Independence Day
School's Out School's Out
Vietnam Wall Vietnam Wall
Vacations Vacations
Auto Burglaries Auto Burglaries
Traffic Signals Traffic Signals
What to do in an auto accident What to do in an auto accident
Pay the Ticket Pay the Ticket
In Car Cameras In Car Cameras
Citizens Police Academy Citizens Police Academy
Super Bowl Sunday Super Bowl Sunday
Child Passenger Safety Child Passenger Safety
Financial Responsibility Financial Responsibility
New Year New Year
Handicap parking Handicap parking
Crashes Crashes
Road Rage Road Rage
Christmas Parade Christmas Parade
Personal Safety Personal Safety
Traffic Accidents Traffic Accidents
Traffic Division Traffic Division
school bus safety school bus safety
Cell Phones Cell Phones
Window Tint Window Tint
We all have seen vehicles on the street with windows that are “Blacked Out”...
Window Tint Window Tint
We all have seen vehicles on the street with windows that are “Blacked Out”...
Financial Responsibility Financial Responsibility
Please remember that when we operate a vehicle in this state we are to maintain liability insurance...
Receiving Citations Receiving Citations
There may come a time when you are stopped by the Police for a Traffic Charge...
Kudos to the Bartlett Police Department Kudos to the Bartlett Police Department
Speed Limits Speed Limits
It has often been said to our Police Officers and inside the Court Room that “I didn’t know what the speed limit was”...
Back to School Back to School
Independence Day Independence Day
Police Memorial Week Police Memorial Week
Super Bowl Sunday Super Bowl Sunday
February 1st is “Super Bowl Sunday” which means people will be hosting and going to parties..
The Traffic Division The Traffic Division
The Bartlett Police Department has put into place a Traffic Division to address all traffic related matters the city may have...
Deer-Car Crashes Deer-Car Crashes
Did you know that Shelby County has the highest number of Deer-Car Crashes in Tennessee?
What to do when stopped by the Police What to do when stopped by the Police
In the unlikely event that you are stopped by the Police...
Schools Out Schools Out
It’s that time of year again when the kids are loose in the neighborhoods...
Cell Phones Cell Phones
Have you noticed all of the people driving while talking on a Cell Phone?...
Prom Night Prom Night
Many High Schools are having their Proms in and around this week...
School Buses School Buses
I have received just in the past week of drivers not stopping for loading and unloading School Buses..
Motorcycle awareness Motorcycle awareness
With the warmer weather coming we have noticed an increase in Motorcycle Accidents...
Why do we have so many Accidents? Why do we have so many Accidents?
That was the question given to me lately...
A Reminder A Reminder
Hopefully with the warmer weather coming on we will be spending more time out of doors around the home....
Beware of your surroundings Beware of your surroundings
You may have seen in the news lately people going home and being robbed in their driveways...
A New Year A New Year
We at The Bartlett Police Department would like to wish everyone in The City of Bartlett and all the readers a Happy and Safe New Year...
Handicap Parking Handicap Parking
With the Holidays upon us public parking is at a premium at the Shopping Centers...
Passenger Seat Belts Passenger Seat Belts
There has been a lot of publicity in the use of seat belts and the importance of using them....
Red Lights Red Lights
So many times when a Police Officer stops a motorist for Disregarding a Red Light...
Red Lights Red Lights
So many times when a Police Officer stops a motorist for Disregarding a Red Light...
Road Rage Road Rage
Aggressive driving, tailgating, honking, fist and hand gestures...
When should I report an Auto Accident When should I report an Auto Accident
Tennessee Law states that any driver of an Auto Accident resulting in personal injury...
Questions and Answers Questions and Answers
If you are the member of an organization or a Civic Group and would like...
Intersection Crashes Intersection Crashes
One of the most hazardous crashes to work for a Police Officer is accidents inside an intersection.
Safety Chains Safety Chains
This time of the year many people are towing trailers for many reasons...
The Two Second Rule The Two Second Rule
The majority of the Auto Accidents we investigate at the Bartlett Police Department...
Have you moved? Have you moved?
T.C.A. Code 55-50-333 states that when a licensed driver in the State of Tennessee moves...
Drunk Driving Drunk Driving
August 17, 2007 through September 3, 2007 the nation has a campaign to address the Drinking and Driving epidemic.
Proper Lane Use Proper Lane Use
As many of you are aware the Center Lane on larger streets is a Turn Lane.
Auto Accidents Auto Accidents
If you are involved in an auto accident...
Back to School Back to School
The Shelby County Schools will be back the week of August 13th and the Catholic Schools will begin the week of August 20th.
Child Restraint Laws Child Restraint Laws
It is the responsibility of the Driver to see that all passengers under the age of 16...
Cameras on Stage Road Cameras on Stage Road
Response to calls coming into the Police Department regarding the Camera’s on Stage Road.
Traffic Control Signals Traffic Control Signals
Tennessee Law allows drivers facing a RED LIGHT to make a “Right on Red After STOP”.