City of Clifton Police Department

Clifton Police Department
142 Main Street

P.O. Box 192
Clifton, Tennessee 38425

Patrol  Phone  (Non-Emergency): (931) 213-2003

Fax: (931) 676-5390

Phone (Emergency): CALL 911

"Enforcement Through Cooperation"


The City of Clifton offers 24/7 Police protection to residents, businesses, and visitors alike. The Clifton Police Department maintains an excellent rapport with the community, local correctional facilities, and other area public safety agencies. The Department is under the direction of Chief Byron Skelton, and prides itself on teamwork.

We are very proud to serve our community. Police officers perform a variety of tasks which include:

  • Investigation of criminal activity
  • Apprehension of criminals,
  • Accident and fire response,
  • Traffic enforcement
  • Money transports and security for special events.


Working together we can keep the City of Clifton one of the safest cities in Tennessee!



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