Tag Archives: Oak Ridge Police Department

3 Teens Charged in Oak Ridge Shooting Threat

Today, Juvenile Court Petitions were filed against three Oak Ridge juveniles accused of making social media threats of school shootings at the Oak Ridge Schools in two separate incidents this week. The three juveniles have been charged with Terrorism, Threat of Mass Violence on School Property and False Report. Two …

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Oak Ridge High School on a LEVEL 3 Lockdown

UPDATE: The Oak Ridge Police Department is still investigating a shooting threat that was made on social media and put Oak Ridge High School on level 3 lockdown Monday. Students will be released from school at its normal release time and ORPD is taking necessary precautions to continue to investigate …

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Ex-ORPD, KPD Officer Indicted on Sex Charges

A former officer with both the Oak Ridge and Knoxville Police Departments was recently indicted by a Knox County grand jury on charges related to several sex crimes. 36-year-old Cassen Jackson-Garrison is charged with sexual battery by an authority figure, rape, assault, solicitation of a minor, sexual activity involving a …

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Missing Endangered Persons

UPDATE: Missing Persons FOUND SAFE OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (August 24, 2021) – The missing endangered persons, Patrice Hastings and her grandson, Eric Hastings have been located safe. The Oak Ridge Police Department appreciates the public’s help in locating these individuals. OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (August 24, 2021) – The Oak Ridge …

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ORPD, ORFD seek information on arson fire

Oak Ridge Police are asking for the public’s help as it investigates a recent residential fire that officials now say was an act of arson. According to the ORPD, on July 11th the Fire Department responded to 167 Waddell Circle on a report of a residential fire at a quad-plex. …

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ORT: Man facing charges in three robberies

According to Oak Ridge Today, an Oak Ridge man is facing charges in three separate convenience store robberies that occurred in December and January. 43-year-old Tyrone Partridge is facing three counts of aggravated robbery, two counts of aggravated assault and one count each of theft, evading arrest and resisting arrest, …

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