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Message from the Chief


I would like to welcome you to the City of Alcoa Police Department’s official website. This website is designed to assist you with the latest information about the services that the Alcoa Police Department (APD) offers. The City of Alcoa Police Department is a contemporary law enforcement agency that consists of talented individuals dedicated to providing the highest quality of professionalism under a Community Oriented Policing philosophy. The police department consists of two divisions: Operations and Support Services under the direction of the Chief of Police.

I hope that you will explore this entire website to learn more about the City of Alcoa Police Department and that you will return often.

If I can be of any assistance, please call (865) 981-4111.


Chief Philip K. Potter


Vision Statement

The vision of the Alcoa Police Department is to be recognized by our community and our profession as THE premier law enforcement agency in East Tennessee, striving to prevent the next crime to achieve a safer Alcoa.

Mission Statement

“We, the members of the Alcoa Police Department, will work in partnership with our community to make a positive difference to improve the quality of life, reduce crime and provide a sense of safety and security in which to live, work and visit.”


Together We Can

The Alcoa Police Department core values are Professionalism, Respect, Integrity, Dedication to Service, and Excellence - PRIDE


To this, we are dedicated.

The Alcoa Police Department is committed to excellence in the provision of quality law enforcement services designed to protect the lives and property of the visitors and citizens of Alcoa.



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